Legend of the Devil's Mill Hopper

238058
Date
1981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Boltin tells "The Legend of the Devil's Mill Hopper." She recorded the story for the students at Mary E. Taylor School in Camden, Maine. The recording ends in the middle of the story.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-27

Interview with white oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark

239116
Date
1980-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview with white-oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark. She talks primarily about her childhood, including stories, legends, ghost stories, childhood games, folk beliefs, working in the cotton fields, holidays, and her family.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-44
Item ID
T80-45

Recording of the 1988 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

239136
Date
1988-07-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight audio cassettes. Sylvia Grider (professor of folklife at Texas A&M) and Nancy Nusz gives presentations on children and folklife. Topics include: childhood games, storytelling, adult versus children culture; psychological development of children; collecting children folklife; legends; urban le...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C88-1
Item ID
C88-2
Item ID
C88-3
Item ID
C88-4
Item ID
C88-5
Item ID
C88-6
Item ID
C88-7
Item ID
C88-8

Ft. White Fourth Grade Class

238481
Date
1983-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students and teachers discuss family photographs brought in by students; scary stories; games and rhymes; jump rope rhymes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-50

Student folklore demonstrations at Taylor County Junior High School (7th graders)

238492
Date
1983-10-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students demonstrate rhymes; jump rope rhymes; hand clapping games. Side B Students hear and tell scary stories
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-62

Student folklore demonstrations at Summers Elementary School (Chuck Hardy's 4th Grade class)

238496
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. There are some sound problems early in tape. Students share hand clapping games, jump rope songs, and scary stories.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-66

Student folklore demonstrations at Summers Elementary School

238500
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students talk about family photographs; tell stories and scary stories; jump rope games. Sound is poor.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-70

Florida Yesterday: Superstitutions (raw footage)

238825
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (1/2" tape; 62 minutes) Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Includes many takes, cut-aways, and B-roll. First half of the completed episode can be found on V86-30; the second half can be found on FV-24.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-59

Student folklore demonstrations at Madison Primary School (3rd graders)

238491
Date
1983-10-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students tell their name stories. Side B Students demonstrate hand clapping games; jump rope rhymes and other rhymes; do tricks; tell jokes and scary stories.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-61

Florida Yesterday: Folklore; Superstitions

240895
Date
02/15/1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-30

Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

238856
Date
1985-07-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten audio cassettes. Recordings of a seminar regarding teaching folklore in the class room (in the previous years, the seminars were called Folklife in the Classroom Teachers Seminar.) The theme of the two-day seminar was storytelling. Several folklorists gave talks on various aspects of storytelli...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C85-25
Item ID
C85-26
Item ID
C85-27
Item ID
C85-28
Item ID
C85-29
Item ID
C85-30
Item ID
C85-31
Item ID
C85-32
Item ID
C85-33
Item ID
C85-34

Saturday morning performances of the 1964 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239338
Date
1964-05-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-147

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 3)

239590
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Chancey was a storyteller from Bartow. Her session started on C94-50.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-51

Student folklore demonstrations at Suwannee Elementary School (Ms. Roberta Richmond's 4th grade class)

238495
Date
1983-09-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students tell scary stories. Side B Students share jump rope rhymes and a hand clapping game rhyme.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-65

Recordings of children folklore (Children's Folklore Area)

238848
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of students and children telling stories (mostly ghost stories), riddles, rhymes, and games in the Children's Folklife Area. Because Friday was designated as Children's Day, a special area was set up to capture children's folklore. More recordings of children on that...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C85-1
Item ID
C85-2
Item ID
C85-3
Item ID
C85-4

Recordings of children's folklore (Children's Folklore Area)

238849
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of students and children telling stories (mostly ghost stories), riddles, rhymes, and jokes in the Children's Folklife Area. Because Friday was designated as Children's Day, a special area was set up to capture children's folklore. More recordings of children on that...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C85-21
Item ID
C85-22
Item ID
C85-23
Item ID
C85-24

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 10)

241680
Date
05/28/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-68

Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

238364
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape, 34 minutes) Superstitions: (13 minutes) The second half of the episode. Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Cattle and the Cowboys: (21 minutes) Filmed in front of a barn, Smith discusses cattle ranc...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-24

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

239091
Date
1980-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-62

Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tour by George Bowers

238879
Date
1980-11-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Recording of a jungle cruise tour conducted by Bower. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since the late 1800s. Many of the 1980s driv...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-9

1984 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

238511
Date
1984-07-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine audio cassettes. Liz Simmons, folklorist and teacher from California, leads discussion with teachers on folklore and the place of jokes, legends, and games in folklore. Topics include Zora Neale Hurston; African American folklore; writing folklore; memory and expressive writing; tooth fairy st...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-93
Item ID
C84-94
Item ID
C84-95
Item ID
C84-96
Item ID
C84-97
Item ID
C84-98
Item ID
C84-99
Item ID
C84-100
Item ID
C84-101

Student folklore at the Melrose Elementary School

236134
Date
1982-02-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students in Mrs. Barrett's 4th grade class sharing verbal folklore, including riddles, jokes, and beliefs and legends. For images, see S 1577, box 19, folder 25. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school system...
Type
Sound

Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tours by Wilbert Gavin

238876
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Recordings of two jungle cruise tours conducted by Gavin. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since the late 1800s. Many of the 1980...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-7
Item ID
T81-12

Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tours (and interview) by Tommy (Hawk) Jackson

238878
Date
1980-11-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Recordings of two glass-bottom boat tour spiels conducted by Jackson. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, Henry the pole vaulting fish, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-8
Item ID
T81-11

Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tour (and interview) by James A. Moretz

238871
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Features a glass bottom boat tour spiel conducted by Moretz. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural features. Afterwards, he gives a brief interview in which he talks about working at Wakulla,...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-1

Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat tour (and interview) by Donald (Frog) Edwards

238872
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Features a glass-bottom boat tour spiel conducted by Edwards. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, Henry the pole vaulting fish, and other natural features. Afterwards, he gives a brief interview in which he ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-2

Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tour by Wilbert Gavin

238874
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Features a glass-bottom boat tour spiel conducted by Gavin. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, Henry the pole vaulting fish, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since t...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-4

Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tour by James A. Moretz

238875
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. This was the second boat tour by Moretz recorded by the FFP -- the first can be found on T81-1. Features a jungle cruise tour spiel conducted by Moretz. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-5

Wakulla Springs jungle cruise boat tour by Donald (Frog) Edwards

238877
Date
1980-11-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Features a jungle cruise tour spiel conducted by Edwards. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since the late 1800s. Many of the 1980s...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-6

Wakulla Springs glass bottom boat tour by George Bower

238880
Date
1980-11-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Features a glass-bottom boat tour spiel conducted by Bower. He discusses various animals, birds, and trees on the tour, history of the attraction, legends of the springs, Henry the pole vaulting fish, and other natural features. Boat tours have been given at the springs on since t...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-10

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