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

Date: May 9, 1954

Source: S1576 , T76-9

Type: Sound

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Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Alligator and Turkey calls (Bowlegs)
  • Green Corn Dance (Beaver)
  • Creation story (Boltin)
  • Seminole Green Corn Dance (Bowlegs)
  • Social Dance (Beaver)
  • Fire on the Mountain (Unidentified performers)
  • Sally in the Alley (Carver Elementary School)
  • Little Dutch Girl (White Springs School)
  • Inca Dance (Kirkland/LaMasters/LaPuente)
  • Who Stole the Cookies (Houston Negro School)
  • Little Brown Jug (Neal)
  • On Top of Old Smoky
  • Lolly Tu Dum
  • How Tedious and Tasteless the Hours [Green Fields] (Shape Note Singers)

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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