Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida


Image Number

  • FA3858

Year

  • 1980

Date Note

  • Photographed in May 1980.

Series Title

General Note

  • A three-stringed instrument, the balalaika originated in the Siberian region of Russia. Tarakus was born in Estonia, and emigrated to the United States in 1948, settling in Florida.

Rights

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Meeting

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: S1578B2F73.

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Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida
Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

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Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida. 1980. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/109784>, accessed 9 December 2018.

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Russian balalaika musician Michael Tarakus of Gulfport performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida. 1980. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 9 Dec. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/109784>.

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