Recording of Fred Whitlow playing the Jews harp

239144
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. The Jew's Harp, one of world's oldest instruments and a lamellaphone-type of instrument, has gone by several names, and appears in several countries. In England (and later the United States), the instrument -- which is held in the teeth and plucked with one's fingers -- was asso...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C88-31

Fred Whitlow's tent at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

233820
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Fred Whitlow's tent at the Florida Folklife Festival. Whitlow made mouth harps (Jews harp) -- he is not visible.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-665 - S89-666

Fred Whitlow tests a jews harp he made at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

110594
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4704

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 8)

240611
Date
05/26/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
III-8

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

Jew's Harp Music performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

237602
Date
1988-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-53
Item ID
T88-54

Recording of the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (WJCT-FM 90)

237519
Date
1976
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recording of a story on the 1976 Florida Folk Festival by Jacksonville's public radio station, WJCT-FM 90. Includes an award given to Thelma Boltin, discussion of late festival performer Bob Beers, Scottish songs, explanation of Sacred Harp Singing, stories and songs by Gamble...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-38
Item ID
C78-39
Item ID
C78-40
Item ID
C78-41

Fred Whitlow making a Jew's harp at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

110604
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4714

Fred Whitlow making a Jew's harp at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

110605
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4715

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