One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps and Eddie Banks discuss African-American hymn lining and perform hymns in that tradition. Ray Carroll, Sammy Snell and Cindy Fortune discuss the history of swamp buggies; how they were built and used; how they are built today and how they are raced.
One audio cassette. Culled from fieldwork undertaken to document the folklife of the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando, Florida. Images of the performers can be found in folder 1. For full recordings, see the three DAT (Digital Audio Tapes) in folder 1.
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps (introduced by Brent Tozzer and interviewed by Laurie Sommers) discusses African-American hymnlining or "call and response" singing. He gives a history of early life in Live Oak and speaks of hymnlining as dying out in African culture.
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Eddie Banks and Frank Spaulding discuss African-American hymn-lining, its history and their personal background as well as giving a demonstration. See C01-74, C01-79 and C01-80 for a sampling of songs they perform.
One audio cassette tape. Koontz served s emcee. Tony Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks discuss and perform African-American hymn lining. They focus particularly on the history of hymn-lining in the African-American community, its role during slavery and in obtaining freedom.
One audio cassette tape. Les Gold of NASA continues from C01-77 discussing NASA history and projects including engine developments, the Space Shuttle project, manatee preservation, the Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge, medicines produced in space and other topics. Troy Demps, Frank Spaulding and Ed...
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks continue from C01-79 discussing African-American hymn-lining and how singing relieved oppression. They perform: "I Love the Lord". Celia Fonta, Isnaya Santos and Paco Fonta discuss and perform Flamenco (Spain) music a...
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