Sunday performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

234070
Date
1955-05-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Dawson was a former slave, and talks about her early life briefly before singing. According to the 1930 census, she was born i...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T76-11

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Florida Folk Time (#2)

238390
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (13 minutes) Preview radio show for the 1962 Florida Folk Festival. Uses performances from the 1955 and other festivals. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public...
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-15

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Florida Folk Festival (4 five-minute Features)

238391
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (16 minutes) Four short radio programs that deal with the Florida Folk Festival. It is very similar to the program found on 61-2-15. 1. Joe Tomazin (3:25) 2. Julia Dawson (4:40) 3. Anne Llewellyn (4:08) 4. White Springs Glee Club (4:37) These programs were created in the...
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-16

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