Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date: May 7, 1954

Source: S1576 , T76-5

Type: Sound

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Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Going to Boston (Unidentified)
  • Willow Tree (Boreland)
  • Brennan on the Moor
  • How Tedious and Tasteless the Hours [Green Fields] (White Springs Shape Note Singers)
  • Nelly Bly (JRE Lee Negro School)
  • Loves Old Sweet Song (Dunscombe)
  • My Old Kentucky Home
  • Old Black Joe
  • Roll Around Heaven All Day (unidentified)
  • Tramping

Place Name

Corporate or Conference Name


  • One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1954 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.

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