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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Georgia"
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Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
Two black and white prints. Images of singer-songwriter Grooms with Will McLean on harmonica and Tim DeMas on upright bass. Grooms, born in Waynesville, North Caroline to a Applachian/Cherokee family, was an associate professor of telecommunications at the University of Florida (1962-1993). He was also news director for WUFT-TV. He was better known, however, for his songwriting and folk festival performances. A part of the Florida Folk scene of the 1960s and 1970s, he regularly performed with McLean, Gamble Rogers, Paul Champion, and Jim Ballew. He died 30 January 1998.
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Dr. Ben Griffith at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival

Dr. Ben Griffith at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1961-05
Description
One black and white print. Dr. Griffith, of Macon, Georgia, playing the autoharp at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival. The folder also includes correpsondence written by Dr. Griffith.
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Folklife Genre: Bluegrass & Old-Time

Folklife Genre: Bluegrass & Old-Time

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Description
Old-time string band and bluegrass music has deep roots in Florida with fiddle players, such as Cush Holston and Richard Seaman. Old-time is based on the centuries-old dance music and songs of people of Anglo-Celtic descent. Bluegrass takes its name from Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys, a Kentucky band that combined elements of old-time, big band, blues and other influences to create a new, high energy musical style in the 1940s.
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Folklife Genre: Folk

Folklife Genre: Folk

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Description
Comprising the largest category of music in the collection, folk is a mixture of traditional and revival folk music. Florida is proud of its folk music heritage, as well as native troubadours like Gamble Rogers, Will McLean, and Frank and Ann Thomas.
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Folklife Genre: Gospel

Folklife Genre: Gospel

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Description
Sacred music is performed in a variety of social contexts ranging from informal, unaccompanied singing, spirited church meetings and gospel concerts by professional artists. Like its secular counterparts such as jazz, blues and other popular forms, this music often combines African and European influences to create unique and compelling musical expressions.
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Kathy Goodman and Amy Allen singing at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival

Kathy Goodman and Amy Allen singing at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1974-05
Description
One black and white print. An image of Goodman, of East Point, Georgia, and Amy Allen, of Atlanta, Georgia, performing at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival.
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Mary Bonk singing at the 1972 Florida Folk Festival

Mary Bonk singing at the 1972 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1972-05
Description
One black and white print. Mary Bonk of Atlanta performing at the 1972 festival.
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Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Date
1983-12-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Marshall was a group leader. Members of the group discuss the dynamic nature of traditions; public and private fundraising; marketing educational materials; grant writing; the National Endowment for the Arts; lobbying; and other issues.
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Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Date
1981-12-11
Description
Four audio cassettes. Bulger and Willet were group leaders. Some parts of the recording are difficult to hear- the recording is too soft. Group members discuss folklorists' responsibilities in terms of their treatment towards folk artists and craftspeople; folk informants' goals in their interaction with folklorists; the analysis of folk material; public presentation of folk culture; apprenticeship programs; advancing professionally in state government; religious values; and other related topics.
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Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Final Reports

Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Final Reports

Date
1981-12-13
Description
Two audio cassettes. Much of the recording is difficult to hear - - often too soft. Discussion members discuss grant funding, self-criticism amongst folk life educators, coordinating college internships, funding proposals, money management funding, and other topics.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalDon Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageGuitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Guitar
String instruments
Performing arts
Musical instruments
Music performance
Harmonicas
Bass guitars
Folk singers
Singing
Native Americans
Cherokee Indians
Singers
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Dr. Ben Griffith at the 1961 Florida Folk FestivalDr. Ben Griffith at the 1961 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Autoharp
String instruments
Performing arts
Musical instruments
Music performance
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flg_bluegrassFolklife Genre: Bluegrass & Old-Timeinteractive resourceFiddle tunes
Bluegrass music
Banjo music
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flg_folkFolklife Genre: Folkinteractive resourceFiddle tunes
String band music
Country-dances (Music)
Banjo music
Banjo music (Bluegrass)
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flg_gospelFolklife Genre: Gospelinteractive resourceGospel music
Country gospel music
Sacred songs
Choral music
Choral singing
Hymns, English
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Kathy Goodman and Amy Allen singing at the 1974 Florida Folk FestivalKathy Goodman and Amy Allen singing at the 1974 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Singing
Guitarists
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
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Mary Bonk singing at the 1972 Florida Folk FestivalMary Bonk singing at the 1972 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageGuitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Singing
Music performance
Guitarists
Guitar
Musicians
Singers
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a_s1576_09_c83-063Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money QuestionSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-065Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife ProgrammingSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-075Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Final ReportsSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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