Will McLean and friends performing at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival

235582
Date
1983-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-2128

Will Mclean with Paul Champion & Gamble Rogers performing at Stephen Foster Memorial

241479
Date
Dec 1964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00189

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

237922
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-130

Copy of two Will McLean phonographic records: Osceolas Last Words/Tates Hell

237980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-29

Singer Will McLean

234167
Date
1978-12-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print with negative. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died i...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-447

Will McLean with dancer performing at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

235443
Date
1982-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-66 S82-67; S82-76

Performers at Will McLean Days

235795
Date
1978-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-810 - S78-814

Folk singer Will McLean in 1987

236438
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black and white prints. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he died in 1990, th...
Type
Still Image

Music performances from the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

236460
Date
1985-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proofs with 23 color images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Closing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

236463
Date
1985-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with 22 black and white images (plus negatives); and 20 color prints.
Type
Still Image

Images of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

236483
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five proof sheets with 180 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 21)

238104
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-39

Recording of Ballad of Will McLean

238508
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Includes excerpts from NPR's Florida Sand: Will McLean; Thelma Boltin: Story about Will; Will McLean sings: "Florida Sand" and also tells story about Will (himself?); Gamble Rogers tells story of Will.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-89

Video footage of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

238590
Date
1984-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). 15 minutes.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V84-27

Saturday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 16)

238788
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. (also copied onto audio cassette C90-20). Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-187

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

238800
Date
1983-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Wadsworth performed interpretive dance to McLean's songs. The Burr Oak Ensemble were form Gainesville.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-199

Will McLean singing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234731
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Image of Florida folk singer McLean performing on the main stage. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, a nickname for the hat he usually wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music sce...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-234 - S85-235

Will McLean performing at the Florida Folk Festival in 1965

234824
Date
1965-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, another nickname for McLean based on the hat he often wore, authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fifth generation Floridian, he...
Type
Still Image

Will McLean performing at the Florida Folk Festival in 1976

234825
Date
1976-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Singer-songwriter Will McLean was often called the 'Father of Florida Folk.' The Black Hat Troubadour, another nickname for McLean based on the hat he often wore (such as in this image), he authored over 3500 songs, and was a national figure on the folk music scene. A fif...
Type
Still Image

Will McLean Tribute at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

236508
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof sheets with 72 black and white images (plus negatives). Images are hard to see. Several images are of the ground. Audio recordings of the tribute can be found in S 1576, reels T91-52 and T91-53.
Type
Still Image

Performance by Gamble Rogers

237367
Date
1977-07-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Audio is very low.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-31

Don Grooms and Friends performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

237465
Date
1989-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-102

Florida Folk Sampler radio program for the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (WLRN-FM)

240474
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
33

Tribute to Will McLean at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

241210
Date
05/26/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-58

Copy of the radio program Florida Sand: The Life and Works of Will McLean

237853
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
C80-22

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 18)

237923
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-131

Recordings of the Folk Show

240488
Date
1987-08-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
20 audio cassettes. NOTE: Due to copyright issues, duplications will not be made. Patrons may only listen to recordings in the research room. The Folk Show was a weekly radio show broadcast between August 1987 through January 1988, and was hosted by Butterfield. The show featured an eclectic mix of...
Type
Sound
Item ID
FS-1 - FS-20

Florida Sands: Stories and songs by Will McLean

237694
Date
1970
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. McLean performs several of his songs, and explains the stories behind them. Many of his compositions dealt with Florida history and culture.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C79-86
Item ID
C79-85

Various Florida Folk Festival performers

238056
Date
1981
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Various recordings of stories told at the Florida Folk Festival. Tape in very poor condition.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C81-25

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 20)

238103
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rogers served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-38

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