The Pasco County Fair

235774
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of carnival games, barkers, commercial art associated with rides and shows, and Dr. Ed Flemming.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-589 - S78-598

Florida Forest Festival

233879
Date
1988-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. The annual Florida Forest Festival in Perry (in Taylor County) began in 1955 to promote and educate people about Florida forestry.
Type
Still Image

Foster Barnes with the Stephen Foster Memorial exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair

236184
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color prints. Located in envelope #3. Barnes was the primary recorder of the folk festivals (see S 1876 for recordings) and the caretaker of the Stephen Foster Memorial. These images were originally part of a scrapbook kept by Florida Folk Festival director Thelma Boltin.
Type
Still Image

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

235385
Date
1981-08-31
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Culled from informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area, demonstrations include pysanky egg decoration, Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson), wood carving (fishing lures by Woodward and Jones), and polka music by the...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-182 - S81-258

South Florida Fair entrance

236674
Date
1987-01-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to a...
Type
Still Image

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

237524
Date
1978-04-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-48: Rains, born December 24, 1894, discusses wrought ironwork. He learned the trade from his father, a former slave from Americus, Georgia. Rains began the practice himself in 1912. He discusses his work on wagons, wheels, and tools and talks of how he does rest...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-48
Item ID
C78-49

Interview with performer Wayne Murray

238868
Date
1982-01-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>Three reel to reels. Murray, an actor, carnival pitchman, and comic, discusses his career. Topics include jokes; Yiddish theater; acting; medicine shows; traveling theaters; comedians; pitching at carnivals and fairs; performing on the radio; moving to Florida in 1969; the differences between vau...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-24
Item ID
T82-23
Item ID
T82-22

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

238917
Date
1981-02-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven reel to reels. Recordings of the folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area include Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson/Gavin) and the Polka Sweethearts.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-27
Item ID
T81-28
Item ID
T81-29
Item ID
T81-30
Item ID
T81-31
Item ID
T81-32
Item ID
T81-33

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 9)

240402
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-32

Annual Tarpon Springs International Glendi

237340
Date
1976-10-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. A glendi is a Greek festival, which can take the form of a fair or festival. Recording of a glendi in Tarpon Spring, including church choirs, interviews with Czechoslovakian and Greek residents, Greek and Czechoslovakian singers, and an interview with the chairman of Tarpon Spr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-2
Item ID
C77-3

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 4)

240607
Date
05/26/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
III-4

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 2)

240632
Date
05/28/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
III-29

Saturday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 10)

238334
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Johnson and Martin were from Gainesville. Last Chance String Band were from St. Petersburg.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-30

Saturday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 14)

238786
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Also copied onto C90-19). Boltin served as emcee. The Busters were from Clewiston.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-185

Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 3)

239581
Date
1994-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Naumann served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-20

Sunday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 3)

239880
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. From Melrose, Florida, he played both guitar and banjo.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-50

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 4)

239979
Date
1998-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Lee served as emcee. The band consisted of Jerry Carris (guitar), Virgil Garrison (guitar), Patsy Allen (guitar), Julia Garrison (bass), Gail Keel (autoharp), and Bob Allen (mandolin).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C98-56

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 11)

240017
Date
1998-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. The band consists of Dennis Devine, Rochelle Morris, Roger Walton, Time Demass, and Darrilyn Caudill.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C98-94

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 15)

240428
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-60

Old Time Friends performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237373
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Williams served as emcee. From Pinellas Park. The group consisted of Jim Kaufman (dobro), Buddy Moody (guitar), Don Moores (guitar), and Jan Moores (guitar).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-4

Lynn Wadley and Jan Milner performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

237585
Date
1988-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Wadley played guitar, and Milner played the chorded zither.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-39
Item ID
T88-40

Sunday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 12)

238120
Date
1985-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rogers served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-55

Music performance by Larry and Martha Older

237359
Date
1977-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-23

Performances and interviews with Arthur Holston, Marty Schuman, Jim Dowis, and Dick Hunt

237682
Date
1960-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recordings of interviews and music performances by a string band in Otter Creek. Includes interviews with the band members about their music and Otter Creek. Recorded in January 1960, May 1960, and January 1962 by Marty Schuman, who also played with them. The band consisted of ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-62
Item ID
C78-61

Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 2)

241537
Date
05/24/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-46

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 14)

241570
Date
05/25/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-79

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 13)

241667
Date
05/27/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-55

Saturday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 3)

241027
Date
05/25/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-51

Saturday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 9)

241116
Date
05/29/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-52

Interview with Marta Keen

239134
Date
1981-08-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. T81-70: Marta Keen, a relative of Camillo Nu&ntilde;ez, fled to the United States from Cuba in 1962 when she was 15 years old. She discusses how her parents sent her to America as a youth as Communism spread through Cuba; her experiences when she first arrived in Florida; the...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-70
Item ID
T81-71
Item ID
T81-72

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