WPA field recordings in Key West (January 1940 recording expedition)

238031
Date
1940-01-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in January 1940. They created a total of eighteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording Rolle plays with his band on several Bahamian folk songs. For more detailed information on the r...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-247
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Mayport and Brighton Seminole Indian Reservation (March-July 1940 recording expedition)

238034
Date
1940-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by FWP's folklore section between March and July 1940. A total of twenty-two 12-inch acetate records during that period. This recording includes African American shrimpers tap dancing in Mayport, and residents of Brighton Seminole Indian Reservation si...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-253a
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings at Tarpon Springs and Slavia (1939-1940 recording expedition: Alton Morris)

238018
Date
1939-08-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Morris of the University of Florida, assisted by workers of the Florida Writers Project (including photographer Robert Cook), in 1939 and 1940. He created 14 12-inch acetate records in total. On this recording, Morris visited Tarpon Springs, and the...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-224
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings at Gainesville, Raiford, Panama City, and Jacksonville

238020
Date
1939-10-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created the Lomaxes and Morris of the University of Florida, assisted by workers of the Florida Writers Project (including photographer Robert Cook), in 1939 and 1949. Morris created 14 12-inch acetate records in total. On his 1939 trip, he recorded Greek sing...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-226
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Cross City and Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238025
Date
1939-08-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, men from the Aycock and Lindsey turpentine camp in Cross City perform two songs, and tell a ghost...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-249
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238026
Date
1939-08-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, Cuban American residents of Ybor City were recorded telling stories and singing traditional songs...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-250
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238027
Date
1939-08-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, Cuban American and Italian American residents of Ybor City were recorded telling stories and sing...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-251
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Cross City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238028
Date
1939-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, turpentine workers in Cross City told stories/jokes and sang work songs. For more detailed inform...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-257
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Riviera (January 1940 recording expedition)

238029
Date
1940-01-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (These recordings appear at the end. The rest of the reel are recordings from another WPA expedition.) These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in January 1940. They created a total of eighteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this rec...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-245
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Riviera and Key West (January 1940 recording expedition)

238030
Date
1940-01-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in January 1940. They created a total of eighteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, Wilbur Roberts tells stories in Riviera; the Nelsons sing traditional Bahamian songs, and Rolle...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-246
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings in Key West and Jacksonville (January 1940 recording expedition)

238032
Date
1940-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in January 1940. They created a total of eighteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording Rolle plays with his band on several Bahamian folk songs in Key West; White telling stories and ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-248
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife/folklife

WPA field recordings at Jacksonville, Tarpon Springs, St. Augustine, and Slavia (1939-1940 recording expedition: Alton Morris)

238019
Date
1939-08-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Morris of the University of Florida, assisted by workers of the Florida Writers Project (including photographer Robert Cook), in 1939 and 1940. He created 14 12-inch acetate records in total. On this recording, Morris recorded Greek singers in Tarpo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-225
Cook, Robert

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