George and Marilyn Heaps-Nelson performing at the Florida Folk Festival

234833
Date
1973-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints.
Type
Still Image
Heaps-Nelson, George

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
Heaps-Nelson, George

Florida Folklife slide-tape presentation

238043
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. An educational audio and slide program about Florida folklife. The program was created from earlier fieldwork images and audio recordings. In the late 1970s, the FFP under the direction of Bulger created six audio and slide programs about Florida folklife for use by schools, libraries, and other organizations. Copied onto reels T83-138 and T80-49.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-17
Heaps-Nelson, George

Images from the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

235755
Date
1975-08-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
137 color slides. Held in August (instead of May as was the custom), the 33rd Festival had a dedication of the new ampitheater, complete with a speech by Secretary of State Bruce Smathers. Images include dancers, singers, audiences, crafts, musicians, and demonstrations. Some of these images have been described in more detail elsewhere in this database.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-235 - S77-374
Heaps-Nelson, George

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

239067
Date
1978-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Flemming, of Dade City, played folk songs with several friends. The Heaps-Nelsons were from Swainsboro, Georgia. The Whiteheads (Cubby and his family) played Bavarian dance music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-24
Heaps-Nelson, George

Friday afternoon performances at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239295
Date
1971-05-07
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 first half of the reel consists of Friday morning performances (see separate entry for description.) Boltin served as emcee. Pavitt lived in Juneau, Alaska. The Sawgrass Boys (led by Frank Cunningham) were based in Jupiter.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-222
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239298
Date
1971-05-08
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 first half of T77-226 is from the Saturday morning program, not listed here -- see separate entry for description. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-226
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday evening performances at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

239299
Date
1971-05-08
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 first half of the reel consists of the Saturday afternoon program, not listed here (see separate entry for description.) Boltin also served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-227
Heaps-Nelson, George

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-Nelson were from Swainsboro, Georgia.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-20
Heaps-Nelson, George

Friday afternoon performances at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

240791
Date
05/07/1971
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-223
Heaps-Nelson, George

Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

238657
Date
1979-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first half of Groom's performance can be found on T83-104. The Heaps-Nelsons were from Swainsboro, Georgia. Devine was from Dade City. At the time, he was the director of the Heart of Florida Folk Festival. Waldon was from White Springs. Tillinghast was from Statesville, NC.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-105
Heaps-Nelson, George

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 served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-228
Heaps-Nelson, George

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

240790
Date
05/04/1969
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-212
Heaps-Nelson, George

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

239294
Date
1971-05-07
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. Boltin served as emcee. (The last five tracks of the reel -- not listed here -- are from the Friday afternoon program. See separate entry for description.) The first few tracks may have been from the previous day's program (Thursday, 6 May, 1971). The reel indexes are unclear. The Schillings were from Cosby, Tennessee. Jean played dulcimer. The Orange Blossom Bluegrass were from Tampa. Nelson lived in Gainesville. Pavitt lived in Juneau, Alaska. The Good Guys were based out of West Palm Beach. Fiddler Stephens lived in Panama City. Starker played the steel drums.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-222
Heaps-Nelson, George

Early version of Florida Folk Festival retrospective album

238055
Date
1981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. An early, longer version of the album that became <em>Florida Folk Festival: The First 25 Years (1953-1977)</em>, produced by the Florida Folklife Program. For the complete album, see T83-135 and C83-93.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-24
Heaps-Nelson, George

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 of Virginia, was from West Palm Beach; Gerard, a speech graduate student at the University of Tampa, was from Lake City. They met and began playing traditional folk music while students at Florida State University. Blues singer Brown was from St. Petersburg. George and Marilyn Heaps-Nelson were from Swainsboro, Georgia. Bonk was from Atlanta, Georgia.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-102
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239237
Date
1977-09-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Mt. Carmel Choir was based out of Palatka, and led by Choice Butler. Whatley was form Bell, and sang country music. Burnstine was the wife to the late bob Beers. She lived in Peterburg New York and ran the Fox Hollow Folk Festival (until 1980). Haley was her niece, and lived in Amherst, Mass. The ukulele band, of Lakeland, consisted of children between and nine and eleven years old. Led by Lois Ann Conoley. Junkanoos played calypso music, and were based in Key West. Older was from Lake Hamilton. Moore was a guitarist from Naples. Dinella and Myers were both singer-guitarists from Tampa.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-292
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday evening performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239240
Date
1977-09-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. McLean and Grooms were from Gainesville. Crider and Bittner (later Mrs. Crider) sang environmental songs, and were also from Gainesville. Smith was from Marietta, Georgia. Tillinghast was form Stone Mountain, Georgia. Mitchell performed a shoeshine rag with heaps-Nelson on harmonica. Moore was form Naples. Singer-storyteller-guitarist Rogers was from St. Augustine. Muller was a music instructor at Seminole Community College. Junkanoos played calypso music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-294
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday evening performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

239280
Date
1969-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The second half of the reel consists of the Sunday morning program. See separarte entry for that description.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-210
Heaps-Nelson, George

Performances at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 7)

241191
Date
08/30/1974 - 09/01/1974
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-245
Heaps-Nelson, George

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, also directed the Fox Hollow Folk Festival. Al Marton led the Jacksonville Jewish Center Chorus. <p>&nbsp;</p> <a href="&quot;http://www.floridamemory.com/Collections/folklife/FFF-MP3/1970/T77-221SideFour.mp3&quot;"><br /></a>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-221
Heaps-Nelson, George

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

239287
Date
1970-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Towards the end of the reel, radio commercials for the 1975 Florida Folk Festival were accidentally recorded onto the reel by the Stephen Foster Center staff. It is unknown what was recorded over. The Antioch Junior Choir sang gospel songs, and were from Manning, SC. <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-216
Heaps-Nelson, George

Performances at the 1974 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239164
Date
1974-08-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-240
Heaps-Nelson, George

Saturday morning and afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

239279
Date
1969-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first selections were from the morning program; the rest from the Saturday afternoon program.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-209
Heaps-Nelson, George

Remembering Old Friends: A Folklife Sampler (1978-1987) and associated recordings

241345
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 36 - 49
Heaps-Nelson, George

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