Foster Barne's retirement party

241478
Date
11/18/1965
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00216

Foster Barnes with the Stephen Foster Memorial exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair

236184
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color prints. Located in envelope #3. Barnes was the primary recorder of the folk festivals (see S 1876 for recordings) and the caretaker of the Stephen Foster Memorial. These images were originally part of a scrapbook kept by Florida Folk Festival director Thelma Boltin.
Type
Still Image

Foster Barnes recording folk festival performances

236767
Date
1959-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Foster Lynn Barnes was born 23 May 1903. He served as director of the Stephen Foster Memorial from 1950 to 1965. He passed away in West Palm Beach in 1972. Most of the Folk Festival recordings from found in S 1576 from 1953 through 1965 were created by Barnes.
Type
Still Image

Interview with Albert and Jessie DeVane

241407
Date
07/24/1958
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00056

Friday evening performances at the 1965 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 2)

239346
Date
1965-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-151

Saturday morning performances of the 1964 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239339
Date
1964-05-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-148a

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239402
Date
1961-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-109

Friday afternoon performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239413
Date
1962-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Friday evening performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-117

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239423
Date
1962-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-125

Sunday performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239430
Date
1962-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first half of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-130

Sunday performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239451
Date
1963-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-146

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

239496
Date
1958-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin 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
T77-79

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239518
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The rest of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances.) Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-46

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239519
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-46

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239520
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-47

Sunday performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

239526
Date
1956-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-53

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Flowers and Shrubs

238388
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (11:51). Program on the daylilies (hemerocallis) grown at the 243-acre Stephen Foster Memorial. Park manager and curator Foster Barnes, who was also an avid gardener, discusses the flower. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to pr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-13

Friday evening performances at the 1961 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239397
Date
1961-05-05
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.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-104

Friday morning performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239436
Date
1963-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Crick was a student at Windy Hill School. The second half of the consists of Friday afternoon performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-135

Saturday evening performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239465
Date
1960-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as the emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Sunday performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1960 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-100

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239474
Date
1959-05-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1959 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. The first half of the reel consists of Saturday morning performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-84

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

239490
Date
1958-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The rest of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1958 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-74

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

Saturday evening performances at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239506
Date
1957-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of the Sunday performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1957 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-62

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

Friday afternoon performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239411
Date
1962-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first half of the reel consists of Friday morning performances. The Trenton Quartet, based out of Trenton High School, consisted of Allen Polk, Rickie Deen, Bill May, and David Brooker.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-115

Friday evening performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239414
Date
1962-05-04
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. Jackson whistled the song.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-117

Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239418
Date
1962-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-121

Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239419
Date
1962-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Jenkins was the 1962 Jeannie With the Light Brown Hair. The Daves Brothers were Christian and Joel Daves.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-122

Saturday evening performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239427
Date
1962-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-128b

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