Storytellers at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Tent) (Friday)

Date: May 24, 1996

Source: S1576 , Container 62 , C96-1, C96-2, C96-3, C96-4, C96-5, C96-6, C96-7, C96-8, C96-9, C96-10, C96-11, C96-12, C96-13, C96-14

Type: Sound

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  • 14 audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 5pm at the Storytelling Tent. (The Storytelling Auditorium area, which featured some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.) Chaille served as the emcee. Several of the storytellers also sang songs. Harshbarger used finger puppets during her tales; and Jay Smith played guitar.

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