Storyteller Annie Tomlin performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241399
Date
May 1953
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00042
Animal tales

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tapes 10)

240591
Date
05/27/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
FLN-20
Animal tales

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 2)

240574
Date
05/26/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
FLN-2
Animal tales

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 13)

240182
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lucille Fuller continues (see C99-74) her story about Nansi and the pot and gives the moral of the story, which is obedience. She also discusses how the term, Nansi, came about.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-75
Animal tales

Sunday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

240197
Date
1999-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Louise Fuller, storyteller, of Jamaica discusses her youth in Jamaica and games/sports she used to play such as jacks, jump rope, hide and seek, netball and crickett (for boys). She also discusses her background in storytelling and the role her grandmother played. Specifically she talks of Brother Nansi stories (Nansi is a trickster spider).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-90
Animal tales

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival

241735
Date
05/24/1997
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D97-8
Animal tales

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

240219
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-14
Animal tales

Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

238364
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape, 34 minutes) Superstitions: (13 minutes) The second half of the episode. Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Cattle and the Cowboys: (21 minutes) Filmed in front of a barn, Smith discusses cattle ranching in Florida. He talks primarily about early ranchers Bone Mizzell and Jacob Summerlin.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-24
Animal tales

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 13)

239773
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Mary Johns continues from C96-115 and finishes "The Possum." Yarko Antonevych explains the Ukrainian bandura and how he learned to play.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-116
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

238756
Date
1983-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin followed the Smiths with a Brer rabbit story.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-155
Animal tales

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 8)

238762
Date
1983-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-161
Animal tales

Recordings of the Storytelling session at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Auditorium)

239146
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five audio cassettes. Several stories told by Florida storytellers at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Recordings from the next day (May 27) can be found in S 1576, box 25, tapes C89-17 through C89-21. Duplicate recordings can be found in S 1664, box 6, tapes 1-5.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C89-12
Item ID
C89-13
Item ID
C89-14
Item ID
C89-15
Item ID
C89-16
Animal tales

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

239845
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. The Kids stage started at 9am and ran through 4pm. (Although the recordings do not start until 10am.) Spitzer spoke on Jewish faith and culture. Seminole storyteller Young told animal tales. Folk singer-guitarist Fitchen sang children's songs. Fiddler Fontana, as well as peters Road, played bluegrass music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-1
Item ID
C97-2
Item ID
C97-3
Item ID
C97-4
Item ID
C97-5
Item ID
C97-6
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four 5-Minute Features

238383
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. (20 minutes). Four short radio stories: 1. A Story and a Song of Yesterday (4:28) -- story on Foster's first composition, Tioga Waltz. 2. A Song of the South (4:30) -- Story about Foster's song, "I am Gonna Ride the Chariot", with the Amigo Male Singers performing it. 3. A Story of a Song and a Wagon (4:40) -- story behind Foster's "Oh! Suzanna". 4. Seminole Indian Josie Billie, Story and Song (4:45) -- Animal tale by Seminole storyteller Josie Billie. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-5
Animal tales

Monday morning performances at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 2)

239554
Date
1976-09-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-260
Animal tales

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 12)

239772
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Jose Silva continues from C96-114 with toro huaco and Mayan belief. Mary Johns explains Seminole storytelling and discusses how Native Americans tell similar stories. She tells two "Bat" stories and "The Possum". She talks about how some stories help tell the origin of anomalies and how other stories are "done on purpose".
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-115
Animal tales

Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

239964
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D97-1
Animal tales

Saturday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

239051
Date
1978-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Bouwhuizen was a teacher in Tampa. Weed, of Key West, played the conch shell. McGhee, of Lake City, played the autoharp (chorded zither). The New Sand Mountain Wildcats consisted of Rob Levine, Ernie Williams, Darelyn Caudill, Bill Dudley, Jim Strickland, and Shelli Yaeger. This was the first festival.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-9
Animal tales

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239053
Date
1978-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. The last part of the reel consists for Saturday day evening performances (see other description in database for details.) Boltin served as emcee. Dinella and Myers were from Tampa. The Bucksnort Band consisted of Lloyd Baldwin (fiddle); Gail Rogers (banjo); Dwight Rogers (fiddle); Dwight Devane (fiddle).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-11
Animal tales

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1968 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239259
Date
1968-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The last song was the first song of the evening performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-191
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

240041
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Young was Jumper's daughter.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-13
Animal tales

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

239714
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Neal "Pappy" McCormick continues discussing his road tours. Scarlett Young, the daughter of popular Seminole storyteller Betty Mae Jumper, talks about Seminole stories. Young's talk continues on C96-53.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-53
Animal tales

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

239715
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar and Tozzer served as emcees. Scarlett Young continues telling stories and discusses the naming of her baby. Calvin Jones (interviewed by Jonathan Lammers) tells stories of Southern life and Florida archaeology. Jones's talk continues on C96-55.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-54
Animal tales

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

239908
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Scarlett Young (Hollywood, FL), Seminole storyteller, is interviewed by John D'Agostino. She discusses her home on the reservation and learning stories from her grandmother. She tells "Turtle and Rabbit", a story related to the South Florida environment. She also talks about the method by which stories are passed down through generations and gives a little family history. She tells a story about diseases being removed from the earth (an environmental story) and a story about the Green Corn Dance and a trickster rabbit (children's story).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-78
Animal tales

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

240181
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Michael Berg of Tallahassee, FL, interviewed by Bob Stone, discusses carving and making decoys out of cork and wood. He describes the procedures for carving. Lucille Fuller of Jamaica discusses her background and how she began telling stories in Jamaica. She tells a story about Brother Nansi and a Pot (spider [Nansi] who takes on human characteristics fills empty pot with food).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-74
Animal tales

Friday evening performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239439
Date
1963-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.The first half of the reel consists of Friday afternoon performances. (The division between afternoon and evening performances is unclear in the records. This is an approximate divison.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-136
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

Sunday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

238943
Date
1981-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Foster was from Cocoa Beach. Stange was from St. Petersburg. Wangerman played the autoharp. The New Sand Mountain Wildcats' performance continued on T81-59.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-58
Animal tales

Recordings of the Storytelling session at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Auditorium)

239149
Date
1990-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine audio cassettes. Several stories told by Florida storytellers at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival. For more information on the performances, see the indexes in S 1579, box 1, folder: C77-1 through C92-1. Duplicates can be found in S 1664, box 6, tapes 10 through 30 (on these, the recordings are only on one side.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
C90-1
Item ID
C90-2
Item ID
C90-3
Item ID
C90-4
Item ID
C90-5
Item ID
C90-6
Item ID
C90-7
Item ID
C90-8
Item ID
C90-9
Animal tales

Storytellers at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Stage) (Saturday)

239208
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 1pm and 4pm at the storytelling stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C91-30
Item ID
C91-31
Item ID
C91-32
Animal tales

Storytellers at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Stage) (Friday)

239319
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10am and 1pm at the storytelling stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-17
Item ID
C92-18
Item ID
C92-19
Item ID
C92-20
Item ID
C92-21
Item ID
C92-22
Item ID
C92-23
Animal tales

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