The Junkanoos perform at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

234536
Date
1977-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. The Junkanoos of Key West were originally from Jamaica. Bill Butler served as the dance troupe's leader.
Type
Still Image

Junkanoos performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival

233805
Date
1987-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six color slides. Junkanoos, from the Bahamas, playing in the Folklife area of the Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-580 - S89-586

The Junkanoos performing at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival

234416
Date
1980-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. The Junkanoos were originally from Jamaica, but in 1980 lived in Key West.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-380

The Junkanoos performing in Clewiston

236322
Date
1988-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
40 color slides. Image sof the Junkanoos perofrming in Williston, including audience members performing the limbo.
Type
Still Image

Folklife People: The Key West Junkanoos

273996
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Employed by the City of Key West, the Junkanoos were led by bassist Bill Butler, pianist Lofton "Coffee" Butler, and featured percussionists Charles Allen, Kenny Rahming, Joe Whyms and Alvin Scott. They appeared often at the Florida Folk Festival from 1977-1991. The Key West Junkanoos have distilled...
Type
interactive resource

The Junkanoos performing at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

234183
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. The Junkanoos were from Key West. In the image, they are performing at the 1978 FLorida Folk Festival. May 1978.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-509

The Junkanoos at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

235535
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-1386; S83-1401 - S83-1407; S83-1468 - S83- S83-1471; S83-1513 - S83-1525

Junkanoos performing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234708
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-122 - S85-129

The Junkanoos performing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234730
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slide. The images are dark, and were taken far away from the main stage.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-226 - S85-233

The Junkanoos performing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234745
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-one color slides. This was the last performance of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival. The limbo dance was performed by Bill Butler (images 410-414).
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-380 - S85-450

Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 2)

238309
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Junkanoos were from Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-4

Saturday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 6)

238330
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Junkanoos were from key West; the Crawfords were from Jacksonville. Copied onto C90-54.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-26
Item ID
C90-54*

Junkanoos performing Bahamian music : - White Springs, Florida

123199
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS89581

Junkanoos performing Bahamian music - White Springs, Florida

123200
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS89586

Key West Island Junkanoos conga drummer performing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

116008
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP8632A

Saturday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 7)

238779
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-178

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 5)

237784
Date
05/23/1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T87-76

Sunday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 5)

238348
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. The Junkanoos were from Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-45

Sunday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 12)

238433
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Grass With Class (aka Mullet Whackers) were from St. Petersburg; led by Annie Bone. The Junkanoos were from Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-97

Interview of Bill Butler with the Key West Junkanoos Band

237347
Date
1977-01-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at Butler's Key West home. Butler discusses the woman who formed the band; the instruments he plays; the kind of music the band plays; playing for funerals and parades; nicknames for people in the band; the origins of the band's name; and discusses his brother and fathe...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-11

The Key West Junkanoos performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237055
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-2

The Junkanoos performing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Old Marble Stage)

238456
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. From Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-22

The Key West Island Junkanoos performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237085
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. See FV-69 and FV-71 in S 1615 for a video recording of their performance.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-30

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

238317
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. Gauss was from Tallahassee. The Junkanoos, led by Bill Butler, were from Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-12

Member of Key West Island Junkanoos performing - Williston, Florida

111390
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5611

Member of Key West Island Junkanoos performing - Williston, Florida

111391
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5612

Key West Island Junkanoos performing for high school audience - Williston, Florida

111392
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5613

Key West Island Junkanoos performing for high school audience - Williston, Florida

111396
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5617

Key West Island Junkanoos performing for high school audience - Williston, Florida

111397
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5618

Key West Island Junkanoos playing calypso music - Key West, Florida

110992
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5177

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