One black and white negative. A publicity photo for the New Christy Minstrels, a popular folk group of the 1960s and 1970s based out of Los Angeles, California. They performed a free concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial's amphitheater on June 18, 1977.
One color print. A Swedish American musical group from St. Petersburg, Florida. The group consisted of Mrs. Freda Olsen (guitar), Mrs. Allin Erickson (accordion), Mrs. Ann Rhyden (singer), and Mrs. Esther Carlson (guitar).
One black and white print. The group formed in 1975 in Hawthorne, Florida. Usually performing with the Cross Creek Cloggers, they perform nineteenth century dance music. Members include Gail Rogers (fiddle), Brent Baldwin (guitar), Dwight Rogers (banjo), and Mike Kemp (fiddle).
One black and white print. A promotional photograph for the bluegrass band Back Porch Boys, consisting of Frank Bacon (guitar), Ken Crawford (mandolin), Michael Goodman (fiddle), and Bob Kane (bass guitar). Folder contains biographical information.
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