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

Date: May 8, 1954

Source: S1576 , T76-7

Type: Sound

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Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Folk beliefs (unidentified)
  • Beseda Dance (Psenka)
  • Cotton Eyed Joe (Jimmy Clossin Dancers)
  • Jack and the Bean Stalk (Boltin)
  • Spanish Two-Step (Bell School FFA Band)
  • John Henry
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Under the Double Eagle
  • When I Lost My Mother (Tate Family)
  • I Have Got Heaven On My Mind
  • Irish Reel (Kane)
  • Lord Lovell (Field)
  • Sally in the Alley (Carver Elementary)
  • Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby (Tomlin)

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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