Recording of the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (WJCT-FM 90)

Date: 1976

Source: S1576 , Container 2 , C78-38, C78-39, C78-40, C78-41

Type: Sound

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  • Stephen Foster Medley [The Glendy Burk/Oh! Susanna/Old Folks at Home] (Bouwhuizen) (C78-38, Side 1)
  • Away O'ee
  • Over the River Charlie (Muller)
  • The Waters of Tyne
  • Old Lee (Shields & Roberts Brothers)
  • Boatin' Up Sandy/Cold Frosty Morning
  • Pig's Song
  • Mary Hamilton (B. Smith) (C78-38, Side 2)
  • The Ladybug Song (Beers-Burnstine & LeFevre)
  • Lassie wi' the Yellow Coatie
  • Cornstalk Fiddle and a Shoestring Bow
  • Dumbarton's Drums
  • That's All (Rogers)
  • Polk Salad Annie/You Better Watch Yourself (C78-39, Side 1)
  • Careless Love
  • Weary Blues from Waitin'
  • So Glad I'm Here (Jones & the Georgia Sea Island Singers)
  • Little David, Play on Your Harp
  • Down by the Riverside
  • Amazing Grace
  • Al Head interview
  • Unidentified hammered dulcimer song (McCutcheon)
  • Unidentified hammered dulcimer song (C78-39, Side 2)
  • Barefoot Boy with Boots On
  • Jew's harp lesson
  • Old Mother Logo
  • This Land Is Your Land
  • The Rolling Hills of the Border (B. Smith)
  • Fire on the Mountain (Shields/McCutcheon/Roberts Brothers)
  • Old Jimmy Sutton (C78-40, Side 1)
  • In the Sweet By and By (Dunscombe)
  • Beautiful Dreamer
  • Oh, What a Beautiful City [Twelve Gates to the City] (Bouwhuizen)
  • There's a Bright Side Somewhere (Marshall)
  • Untitled song (Boltin)
  • Thelma Boltin interview
  • Redwing (Clark)
  • Golden Harps  (C78-40, Side 2)
  • Music of the Morn
  • The Tramp on the Street (Fitchen)
  • Bait the Hook, John
  • He Taught Me How to Yodel (Makley Family)
  • I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart
  • Stories about nostalgia (Rogers)
  • Going Down the Road Feelin' Bad (Johnson & the Sounds of Bluegrass) (C-78-41)
  • Sophronie

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  • Four audio cassettes. Recording of a story on the 1976 Florida Folk Festival by Jacksonville's public radio station, WJCT-FM 90. Includes an award given to Thelma Boltin, discussion of late festival performer Bob Beers, Scottish songs, explanation of Sacred Harp Singing, stories and songs by Gamble Rogers, interviews with Al Head, Rogers, and Boltin, and various performances from the festival.

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