Vickey Kay, the 1967 Jennie with the Light Brown Hair

234695
Date
1967-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four black and white prints.
Type
Still Image

Theresa Riviera, 1974 Jennie with Light Brown Hair

234691
Date
1974-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Each year, the Florida Folk Festival sponsors a beauty pageant. The winner is called Jennie with the Light Brown Hair, after the Stephen Foster song of the same name. In 1974, the winner was Miami's Theresa Riviera. In one image, Riviera plays guitar onstage, in the othe...
Type
Still Image

Linda Mudano, the 1970 Jennie with the Light Brown Hair

234694
Date
1970-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Mudano of West Palm Beach singing Stephen Foster's Way Down Upon the Suwanee River.
Type
Still Image

First Annual Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest finals at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1952)

241376
Date
04/30/1952
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00035

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair Winners

241322
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-22

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest and ball at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1967)

241385
Date
02/11/1967
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00244 - 00249

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

241386
Date
02/13/1966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00229, 00230

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

241387
Date
02/12/1966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00223 - 00227

Radio program on the 1966 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest

241388
Date
02/14/1966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00231

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

241389
Date
02/14/1965
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00206, 00207

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

241390
Date
Feb 1965
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00197 - 00203

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1964)

241394
Date
02/15/1964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00173 - 00175

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1963)

241395
Date
02/16/1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00137 - 00141

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1962)

241397
Date
02/03/1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00109 - 00110

Junior Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1962)

241398
Date
02/03/1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00107

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1961)

241396
Date
01/16/1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00084

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Year-End Review (1963) (30-minute version)

241296
Date
Dec 1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-14 (30-minutes)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Year-End Review (1963) (15-minute version)

241303
Date
Dec 1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-14 (15-minutes)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (15-minute version)

238387
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:43). Radio program about the story behind Foster's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair" and the similarly named talent competition held each February at the Stephen Foster Memorial and sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. Features clips from the...
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-11 (5-inch reel)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair (1963 version)

238394
Date
1963-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (28:40 minutes) Radio program about the story behind Foster's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair" and the similarly named talent competition held each February at the Stephen Foster Memorial and sponsored by the Florida Federation of Music Clubs. The competition ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
62-3-26

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Review of Recent Events (1963)

238395
Date
1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (28:10 minutes) A review of three events at the Memorial: the concert by the St. Petersburg Male Chorus in honor of Foster's death (January 13th), the Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest (February), and a week-long stay of internationally-known carillonneur June Albr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
62-3-27

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

238396
Date
1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:20 minutes) Radio program about the 1963 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Keitha Holz singing the Foster song, and remarks as well as an original composition by commercial songwriter and contest judge Gerald Marks. There were 21 conte...
Type
Sound
Item ID
62-3-28

Beauty contestants at the Gainesville Recreation Department's Service Center.

241999
Date
Between 1942 and 1945
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP79626

Portrait of Lupita Caro the 1994 queen at the Mexican Independence Day Festival

112012
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6233

Rodeo queens at the Silver Spurs Rodeo in Kissimmee, Florida.

254267
Date
2008
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS060825

Portrait of Lupita Caro 1994 Queen - Pierson, Florida

112032
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6254

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