Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date: May 7, 1954

Source: S1576 , T76-6

Type: Sound

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Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Rock My Soul in the Bosom of Abraham (Unidentified)
  • Unidentified song
  • Mexican hat dance (Black)
  • Square dance (Mormon Folk Dancers)
  • Teton Mountain Stomp
  • Pop Goes the Weasel
  • Heel and Toe Polka

Place Name

Corporate or Conference Name


  • One reel to reel. The second half of the reel consists of Saturday afternoon performances, followed by Saturday evening performances. 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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