Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241468
Date
02/26/1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00143

Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241469
Date
06/02/1964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00181

Ada Miller performing the glass harmonica at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241467
Date
Dec 1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00128

George Heaps-Nelson at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

235760
Date
1975-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-296 - S77-299

Frank Mitchell and his shoeshine rag at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234703
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. Mitchell of Lake City performing his shoe shine rag at the festival's main stage. Bobby Hicks is playing the harmonica.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-79 - S85-82

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)

237903
Date
05/23/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-110

Saturday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 6)

238412
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-76

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 7)

241563
Date
05/25/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-72

Interview with and music performance by blues musician Moses Williams

238916
Date
1980-03-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Moses Williams was originally from Mississippi. He moved to Florida in the 1950s. He played the diddly bow, a one-string homemade musical instrument, also called a yakedy board.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-15

Interview with and music performance by harmonica player Samuel Young

235079
Date
1985-09-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel (also copied onto audio cassette: C86-55). Interview with harmonica player Young. Includes Young playing his harmonica. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for t...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-11
Item ID
C86-55*

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)

240349
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Simmons served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-8

John Cephas and Phil Wiggins performing blues music at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237130
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Fant served as the emcee. Cephas and Wiggins were a blues duo from Washington, DC.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-78
Item ID
T91-77

John Cephas and Phil Wiggins performing blues music at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237091
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Fitchen served as emcee. From Washington, DC. Wiggins played harmonica and Cephas played guitar.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-35
Item ID
T91-36
Item ID
T91-37

Sunday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239068
Date
1978-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Whiteheads (Cubby and his family) played Bavarian dance music. Jay was from Fort Myers played the harmonica and hambones. Bryant was from White Springs -- this was her first festival. Rogers was from St. Augustine.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-25

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 1 of 15)

238366
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage (some of it contains no audio) of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Include images of the entrance sign, various crafts and artisans (jewelry, blacksmith, chair making) and performers. Dinella and Geiger perform several unidentified songs at...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-59

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 2 of 15)

238367
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Continues video FV-59 of the peformance on Stage III of Washington DC-based blues duo Wiggins and Cephas. Then extensive footage of the Cayo Huesa Comparsas Band and Dancers performing. Followed by ...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-60

Harmonica Workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237667
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Wadley served as emcee. Stroyteller Dobbs told severa animal stories just beofre the start of the workshop. Each harmonica player told about their personal playign styles, about choosing a harmonica, learning to play, and examples of songs.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-123
Item ID
T88-125

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239063
Date
1978-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The performance by the Olders was the end of their performance from Sunday morning (see T80-19). Juliano and Marshall was from Lakeland. The Deckards of Lake City sang gospel music. Smith was a storyteller from Fort Myers. George and Martha Heaps-...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-20

Sunday morning performances at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

239300
Date
1971-05-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. NOTE: Due to technical problems with the original reels the recording quality of the 1971 Florida Folk Festival is exceptionally poor. The second half of the reel consists of the Sunday afternoon program, not listed here (see separate entry for description.) Boltin also s...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-228

Friday performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239227
Date
1977-09-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-289

Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

238654
Date
1979-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The New Sand Mountain Wildcats was from Lutz; they consisted of Ernie Williams, Rob Levine (psychology professor), Shellie Yeager, Daralyn Caudill (teacher), and Bill Dudley (a FM disc jockey). Kloiber, at the time a law student at the University o...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-102

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

239292
Date
1970-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Muller was from New Smyrna Beach. Hall lived in Sarasota. Mitchell was a shoe shiner who created a tune through his rag. Stephens was a fiddler from Panama City. The Lefevres lived in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Beers family, from Petersburg New York...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-221

Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239157
Date
1975-08-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Seafood Combo was from Tallahassee, and consisted of Tony Verderamo (accordian); Larry Abrams (violin/mandolin); and Pam Mansfield (tambourine). Alachua County Older American Council square-danced. Muller was from Lake Mary. The Mitchells played th...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T79-14

End of Friday performances and start of Saturday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

239159
Date
1975-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Malkine was from Shady, New York. The Mitchells were from Washington DC and played dulcimers. The Hallmans were from Greenville, SC. Muller was from Lake Mary, and Tillinghast was from Hollywood. Burnstine, wife of the late Bob Beers, was from Pete...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T79-16

Saturday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239162
Date
1975-08-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dan Smith was a harmonica player from White Plains, NY. Dobbs was from Palatka. McKinney played the violin. The Hallmans were from Greenville, S.C. The Dirt Kickers were a string band from Tallahassee. Dinella and Myers were singer-guitarists from Tampa. Moore was from Gr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T79-18

WPA field recordings in Eatonville and Belle Glade (1935 recording expedition)

237999
Date
1935
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-235

WPA field recordings in Belle Glade (1935 recording expedition)

238000
Date
1935
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-236

WPA field recordings in Calhoun County (1935 recording expedition)

238001
Date
1935
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (A audio cassette of Zora Neale Hurston's performances can be found on S 1576, C87-24; and an unnumbered tape in box 41.) These recordings were from the 1935 expedition by Lomax, Hurston, and Barnicle in Calhoun County. This was the first of several WPA recording expeditions in Flo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-237

WPA field recordings in Calhoun County and Raiford (the 1935, and the 1936-1937 recording expeditions)

238002
Date
1935
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (Copied onto audio cassette C87-23; and an unnumbered tape in Box 41, in S 1576) These recordings were from the 1935 expedition by Lomax, Hurston, and Barnicle in Calhoun County, and John Lomax's 1936 expedition at the Florida State Prison in Raiford. These were the first of sever...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-256

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