Recording of the Fort Ogden Ladies Group

236616
Date
1987-01-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. The group consisted of local needleworkers who met at the local school house. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folkli...
Type
Sound

Interview with railroader Tom Watson

235315
Date
1988-08-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Tom Watson, a railroad worker for over 30 years, worked for the Jacksonville terminal between 1950 and 1974. He then worked for Amtrak until 1988. In the interview, he discusses growing up in Jacksonville; the history of Florida rail lines and the railroad business; his career ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 8-9

Interview with former Jacksonville gospel singers Willie Wright and Ted Brooks

238254
Date
1983-03-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. C83-53: Includes a group performances of "Standing Up for Jesus" and "It's Gonna Rain" in a practice session at the beginning of the recording. Interview with Willie Wright and Ted Brooks discussing their birthplaces and playing with the Royal Harmony Four,...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-53
Item ID
C83-54

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