St. Augustine Pageant at the 1953 Florida Folk Festival

236780
Date
1953-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen black and white prints. Singers, dancers, and actors from St. Augustine performing a pageant of the story of St. Augustine.
Type
Still Image

The St. George Street Players at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234747
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides. Images of the actors standing near their traveling stage.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-513 - S85-515

The St. George Street Players at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

236711
Date
1984-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images of the St. George Street Players -- an acting troup from St. Augustine that re-enact 16th Century actors and plays. John Hansen was the leader.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-45 - S85-54

St. George Street Players performing at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

235559
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-1540

St. George Steet Players performing at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

235560
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-1893 - S83-1898; S83-2174 - S83-2178

Performances at the Gainesville Little Theater

234217
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
15 black and white prints. Various images of plays performed at Gainesvilles Little Theater, a local community theater. Florida Folk Festival director was a frequent performer at the theater. c. 1950s.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P79-589 - P79-603

St. George Street Players at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

236765
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten color slides. Based out of St. Augustine, the St. George Street players re-enact a 16th Century travelling actor troupe.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-55 - S85-63

Filming Airport '77 at Wakulla Springs

234019
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-94

Interview with actor/performer Juan (Bolito) Landa

235104
Date
1985-08-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Interview with Landa, an actor with Miami's Pro Teatro Cubano which present bufo theater productions (Cuban vaudeville/satirical comedies). Bufo theater was often performed in Havana before Fidel Castro came to power. Juan (Bolito) Landa was an actor who usually played was El Negr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-141

Purim Play Performance at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

237267
Date
1990-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-84

Saturday evening performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239493
Date
1958-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Eller served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1958 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-76

Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reels 2 & 3)

234094
Date
1955-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. The pageant, presented by the City of St. Augustine, was wriiten, composed, and narrated by Barnes. The performance continues...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-35
Item ID
T77-34

Vaudevillian Girard Vinson demonstrating a trick

236351
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican...
Type
Still Image

Spanish conquistador reenactor at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival

234675
Date
1958-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white images. Images of a 16th Century Spanish conquistador reenactor. One image also features Oklahoma Creek artist Fred Beaver.
Type
Still Image

Yiddish comic Milt Ross being interviewed

236350
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide. Interview with Ross can be found in S 1576, T86-15, 16. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Fol...
Type
Still Image

Vaudevillian Harry Kalikow performing at Washington Manor Home

236352
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaic...
Type
Still Image

Blues singer Mary McClain

234430
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof sheets with thirty-seven black and white images. P82-406: 1-3: Old photographs of McLain's mother; 4: Bessie Smith; 5: old photograph of McLain; 6: unidentified; 7:-20: Images of Bulger interviewing McLain. P82-407: 1-5: Images of the casts of various stage shows; 6-7: William Earl, King o...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-406 - P82-407

Images from the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

236457
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine proofs with 300 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Interview with performer Wayne Murray

238868
Date
1982-01-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>Three reel to reels. Murray, an actor, carnival pitchman, and comic, discusses his career. Topics include jokes; Yiddish theater; acting; medicine shows; traveling theaters; comedians; pitching at carnivals and fairs; performing on the radio; moving to Florida in 1969; the differences between vau...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-24
Item ID
T82-23
Item ID
T82-22

Costumed show at the Festival of San Miguel- Indiantown, Florida

106795
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1457

Costumed show at the Festival of San Miguel- Indiantown, Florida

106796
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1458

Bufo theater performing Juan (Bolito) Landa applying blackface

235102
Date
1985-07-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Juan (Bolito) Landa was an actor at Miami's Pro Teatro Cubano, which presents bufo theater productions (Cuban vaudeville/satirical comedies). Bufo theater was often performed in Havana before Fidel Castro came to power. The character Landa played was El Negrito, a trickster figu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S87-1015 - S87-1026;

Performers at the Pro Teatro Cubano

235103
Date
1985-07-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. Images of performers at at Miami's Pro Teatro Cubano which present bufo theater productions (Cuban vaudeville/satirical comedies). Bufo theater was often performed in Havana before Fidel Castro came to power. Juan (Bolito) Landa was an actor who usally played was El Negrito, a ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S87-1027 - S87-1043

Children of Congregation Beth Am performing Purim play - Orlando, Florida

110956
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5134

Performers of the Pro Teatro Cubano

235105
Date
1985-07-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel.Songs by performers with Miami's Pro Teatro Cubano which present bufo theater productions (Cuban vaudeville/satirical comedies). Bufo theater was often performed in Havana before Fidel Castro came to power. Fecundo was the theater's composer, and a musician. For images Pro Teatro Cu...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-142

Purim Celebration Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

237268
Date
1990-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Purim is a Jewish holiday celebrating the victory of the Jewish people over its enemies, as told in the Book of Esther. Literally a Celebration of Lots, it is a joyous time celebrating fun and happiness. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Progr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-85

Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

234095
Date
1955-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. The pageant, presented by the City of St. Augustine, was written, composed, and narrated by Barnes. The performance began on ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-36

Children of Congregation Beth Am in Purim play - Maitland, Florida

110893
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5070

Children of Congregation Beth Am in Purim play - Maitland, Florida

110894
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5071

Children of Congregation Beth Am in Purim play - Maitland, Florida

110895
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5072

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