The Portable Folk Festival

235753
Date
1977-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-three color slides. For recordings of the performances, see S 1576, reels T77-277 through T77-279. Johnny Shines was a blues singer-guitarist who once traveled with famed blues singer Robert Johnson. He was re-discovered in the 1960s during the folk revival boom, and played festivals througho...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-200 - S77-222
Carawan, Guy, 1927-2015

1977 Portable Folk Festival

239218
Date
1977-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. Johnny Shines was a blues singer-guitarist who once traveled with famed blues singer Robert Johnson. He was re-discovered in the 1960s during the folk revival boom, and played festivals throughout the 1960s and 1970s. His sound was very similar to Robert Johnson's, and here he ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-277
Item ID
T77-278
Item ID
T77-279
Carawan, Guy, 1927-2015

Johnny Shines (R) playing banjo with folksinger/guitarist Guy Carawan at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119491
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77215A
Carawan, Guy, 1927-2015

Blues legend Johnny Shines (R) playing banjo with folksinger/guitarist Guy Carawan at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119492
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77216
Carawan, Guy, 1927-2015

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