Blues singer and guitarist Blind Johnny Brown

235748
Date
1977-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. At the Neighborly Center.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-126 - S77-130

Blind Johnny Brown and his guitar

119669
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS781288

Blues guitarist Blind Johnny Brown

234173
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One photographic proof sheet with 25 black and white images. Also included are a few images of Tarpon Springs sponge boats. December 1978.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-468

Blues musician Blind Johnny Brown - Saint Petersburg, Florida

119450
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77129

Blind Johnny Brown playing blues on his resonator guitar - Saint Petersburg, Florida

119449
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77127A

Compilation for the American Folklore Society

237686
Date
1978-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Music performance for the American Folklore Society annual meeting.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C79-74

Blind Johnny Brown playing his resonator guitar and singing blues for a field tape.

242077
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP78388

Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny Brown

245875
Date
10/01/1976
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-9

Master tapes for the Drop On Down in Florida album

240615
Date
12/03/1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-123 and T80-124

Sunday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239062
Date
1978-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Brown was from St. Petersburg. Muller was from Lake Mary. Williamson played with Graves and Coulliette. The Olders played the dulcimer and fiddle. The end of their performance can be found on T80-120.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-19

Florida Folklife Area at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

235804
Date
1978-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
82 color slides. Each year, the Florida Folk Festival features Florida folk artists in a special area. Often there is a theme to the area. In 1978, folk artists incldued Osceola (1025-1030); Udell (1031-1033); Clark (1034-1035); Hammack (1040-1042) Blackbay (1043-1048); Terry (1049-1052); Holloway ...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-1022 - S78-1104

Sacred music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 3 and 4)

238062
Date
1981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of the last two sides of the FFP-produced album, Drop on Down in Florida, which was a collection of fieldwork recordings of African American music in Florida released in the early 1980s as a two-record LP.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-32

Florida Blues Radio Show on WJCT (Jacksonville)

238039
Date
1981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (Copied onto audio cassette C81-11; reel T81-13B) A radio show -- jointly produced by WJCT and the FFP -- tracing the origins and evolution of blues music centering on Florida musicians. Created by using earlier FFP recordings. Includes recordings of prisoners singing the blues to...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-13

Pre-selections for the Florida Folk Festival 25th Anniversary album

238742
Date
1954-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. A compilation of Florida Folk Festival recordings for use in creating the 25th anniversary folk festival album. Produced by the FFP staff, the album was produced in honor of the Florida Folk Festival, and covers the years 1952 - 1977. Released in 1981, the final album w...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-118
Item ID
T83-119
Item ID
T83-120

Rev. N.L. Williams playing blues guitar while "Blind" Johnny Brown plays a resonator guitar

119670
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS781289

Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny Brown

238914
Date
1978-05-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T78-316
Item ID
T78-317
Item ID
T78-320

Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny Brown

237345
Date
1977-01-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recorded at the Neighborly Center in St. Petersburg. Brown talks about his life and music in between playing religious and blues songs. A previous interview and performance was recorded on tape C77-9. For an interview conducted a year later, see reels T78-316 and T78-317.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-7
Item ID
C77-8

Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

238649
Date
1979-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Rev. Williams was from Tallahassee, where he played in front of Hicks Drug Store. This was his third festival. From San Antonio, Florida, the Beaumont Family consisted of David (age 16, banjo), Michael (age 14, mandolin), Kathy (age 13, guitar), Al...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-97

Copy of the Drop On Down in Florida album master recordings

238913
Date
1980-12-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. These were copies of the master tapes (see T80-123 and T8-124) for the Florida Folklife Program album, Drop on Down in Florida, a double album comprised of field recordings from the North Florida Folklife Project and those made specifically for this album. The album featured A...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-25
Item ID
T81-26
Item ID
T81-14

Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

238654
Date
1979-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The New Sand Mountain Wildcats was from Lutz; they consisted of Ernie Williams, Rob Levine (psychology professor), Shellie Yeager, Daralyn Caudill (teacher), and Bill Dudley (a FM disc jockey). Kloiber, at the time a law student at the University o...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-102

Compilation of recordings from the North Florida Folklife Project

237839
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
This audiocassette tape was composed of selections from field recordings for the North Florida Folklife Project. Some tracks were featured on the Florida Folklife Program's compilation of African American musical traditions throughout Florida, <em>Drop on Down in Florida</em>. The tracks by Brown ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C80-2

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