Thursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date: May 6, 1954

Source: S1576 , T76-2

Type: Sound

Download: MP3

Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Chicken Reel (Unidentified square dancers)
  • Kitty Wells (Hogan)
  • Froggie Went a Courting (Hillhouse/White Springs High School)
  • Rope skipping rhymes
  • Jimmie Cracks Corn
  • Little Brown Jug
  • Casey Jones (Morgan/Erixton)
  • Quilting Party (Taylor County Home Demonstration Club/ Hendry)
  • Blue Bells
  • When the Works All Done (Hendry)
  • Orange Blossom Special (White Springs High School String Band)
  • I Have Been Working on the Railroad
  • Whoa, Mule, Whoa
  • Stage Announcement (Kirkland/Knott/Jorolau/Boreland/LaPuente/LaMasters)
  • Peruvian Inca Dance (LaPuente/LaMasters)
  • Mora Dance (Jorolau)
  • Fandango de la Ilaero
  • National Anthem (Kettner)

Place Name

Corporate or Conference Name


  • One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.

Order by Mail

State Archives of Florida
500 S. Bronough St.
MS #9 D
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250

(Please do not send cash in the mail.)

Order by Email
Please call with credit card numbers.

Order by Phone

Archives Photographic and Film Unit

Audio Duplication

Cassette to CD $10.00 per cassette
CD to CD $10.00 per disc
DAT to CD $25.00 per tape
Reel-to-Reel Transfer to CD $25.00 per tape