Teacher George Custer and his grandson and apprentice Andrew Cook playing the fiddle- Gainesville, Florida

107055
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1674

Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

236976
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Baldwin was the president of the Florida Fiddlers Association. Milner served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-34

Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

235956
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four black and white prints. Cook was Custer's grandson. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive....
Type
Still Image

Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

235961
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides; 12 negatives. Cook served as an apprentice to Custer. He was also his grandson. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprent...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
Envelope 5

Apprentice Andrew Cook learning the art of twin fiddling from his mentor George Custer

107105
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1722

Apprentice Andrew Cook learning the art of twin fiddling from his mentor George Custer

107106
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1723

Fiddler George Custer and his apprentice Andrew Cook performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

237292
Date
1990-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Cook apprenticed under fiddler Custer in 1990 through the FFP Apprenticeship program. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical s...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-113

Saturday performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 5)

240564
Date
05/23/1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D92-13

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