People dancing at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119494
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77221

Woman telling a story at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119495
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77222

Blues legend Johnny Shines playing guitar on the main stage at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119488
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77203

Blues legend Johnny Shines playing guitar on the main stage at the Portable Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

119489
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS77204

The Portable Folk Festival

235753
Date
1977-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-three color slides. For recordings of the performances, see S 1576, reels T77-277 through T77-279. Johnny Shines was a blues singer-guitarist who once traveled with famed blues singer Robert Johnson. He was re-discovered in the 1960s during the folk revival boom, and played festivals througho...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-200 - S77-222

1977 Portable Folk Festival

239218
Date
1977-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. Johnny Shines was a blues singer-guitarist who once traveled with famed blues singer Robert Johnson. He was re-discovered in the 1960s during the folk revival boom, and played festivals throughout the 1960s and 1970s. His sound was very similar to Robert Johnson's, and here he ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-277
Item ID
T77-278
Item ID
T77-279

More Music from the Florida Folklife Collection

253477
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
This CD features selections from well-known artists such as Don Grooms, Etta Baker, Bill Monroe, Doc Watson, and Jean Ritchie. Download the disc as a ZIP file containing 320kBps MP3s. Contact the State Archives of Florida to request a complimentary CD. Liner Notes 1. Give A Poor Dog A Bone - Mary...
Type
Sound

Where the Palm Trees Shake at Night: Blues Music from the Florida Folklife Collection

253653
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
The music presented on Where the Palm Trees Shake at Night was selected from hundreds of hours of Florida Folk Festival performances and field recordings spanning 25 years, from 1977-2002. Alongside the down-home folk traditions of Emmett Murray, Richard Williams, and Moses Williams are performance...
Type
Sound

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