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

Type:

Sound

Date:

1996-05-24

Item:

Audio recording

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

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  • Oriole Station
  • Gringo Boxcar
  • Terminal Aisles
  • Concord Rag
  • How Butterflies Got Their Names (Koontz) (C96-2)
  • Elves and the Showmaker (C96-3)
  • How I Made a Million Dollars (Drury)
  • Cattle Drive
  • Turtle Drive
  • Mary Had a Little Lamb (Bruce) (C96-4)
  • Three Little Pigs/Little Red Riding Hood -- Roald Dahl versions
  • Old lade of tates Hell Swamp
  • Need or Greed
  • Florida stories (Larkin) (C96-5)
  • Skunk and Box Turtle (Jumper) (C96-6)
  • Jesus Loves Me -- in Mikasuki
  • WOld and Turtle (Young)
  • Old Man of the Everglades
  • The Village (Spitzer) (C96-7)
  • Rabbits Bushy Tails
  • Boy Named Mortimer
  • Three Little Pigs (Harshbarger) (C96-8)
  • Africa story
  • Brer Rabbit
  • Old House
  • Cinderella
  • High John and the Man (Taluga) (C96-9)
  • Prince and Princess Murat
  • Wolf and Rabbit and the Girls
  • Wolf and Turtle Race (C96-10)
  • Outhouse (Wiseman)
  • I am My Own Grandpa
  • Miss Prissy and the Outhouse
  • Steamer and How He Got a Mule
  • Dry Fry stories (Mittelstadt) (C96-11)
  • Unting Episode
  • Skeeters
  • How to Pluck and Clean a Turkey (Peggy Smith)
  • Mas Pudding
  • Mas Kids Pound Cake
  • Man Eating Shark (Jay Smith)
  • Fish story (Peggy Smith)
  • Acre Foot Johnson
  • Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox
  • Miller story (Jay Smith) (Cont. on C96-13)
  • How Althea Came Back Alive (Chaille)
  • Why The Rabbits Tale Is Short
  • Tale of Rev. Elton P. Jones
  • Homerville Preacher and His Horse
  • Old John Story (Nesmith)
  • Grandmother story
  • A Bread Vendor Who Lost His Money

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Description

  • 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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