Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 11)

239759
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-102

Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

237158
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides. The Florida Folk Heritage Awards were given to significant Florida Folk artists and advocates. Recipients are chosen by the Florida Folklife Council, and given out by the Secretary of State's office. In 1994, FHA recipients were Walton, McCormick, Hollis, and Gianaros. The ...
Type
Still Image

Country musician Neal Pappy McCormick playing the steel guitar in his home

236449
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color prints. McCormick, a Creek Indian from a sharecropper family in Alabama and Georgia, played country and Hawaiian music in the 1930s. He gave famed country star Hank Williams his first job, and they remained lifelong friends. He also invented and patented the four-necked steel guitar. (St...
Type
Still Image

Country musician Neal Pappy McCormick and daughter Juanealya with his billboard

236450
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color prints. McCormick, a Creek Indian from a sharecropper family in Alabama and Georgia, played country and Hawaiian music in the 1930s. He gave famed country star Hank Williams his first job, and they remained lifelong friends. He also invented and patented the four-necked steel guitar. (Ste...
Type
Still Image

Demo tape for Country musician Neal Pappy McCormick

236451
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Created for nomination for a Florida Folk Heritage Award. McCormick, a Creek Indian from a sharecropper family in Alabama and Georgia, played country and Hawaiian music in the 1930s. He gave famed country star Hank Williams his first job, and they remained lifelong friends. He a...
Type
Sound

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 12)

239760
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-103

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

239713
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Jennings continues his discussion of split oak basketry with a demonstration of small basket weaving. McCormick, steel guitar player, discusses how he taught himself to play, his homemade steel guitar and talks about being on the road. McCormi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-52

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

239714
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Neal "Pappy" McCormick continues discussing his road tours. Scarlett Young, the daughter of popular Seminole storyteller Betty Mae Jumper, talks about Seminole stories. Young's talk continues on C96-53.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-53

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

239634
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. Blues singer-guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City. Guitarist Baker lived in Morganton, North Carolina, was National Heritage Fellow and a pioneer of the Piedmont Blues style of playing. Folklorist and FFP director Loomis announced the 1994 ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-28

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

239633
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Paine served as emcee. The Celestial Railroad consisted of Lo Gordon (banjo), Mary Gordon (guitar), Matt Gardner (bass), and Tim Gardner (fiddle). Steel guitarist McCormick lived in Defuniak Springs. Street vendor-guitarist Walton was from St. Petersburg. Accordionist G...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-26

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