Photograph of a diorama titled "Camptown Races"

124250
Date
195- or 196-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FT3404

Traditional games at the Fourth of July celebrations at Stephen Foster Center

234444
Date
1988-07-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof sheets with 61 black and white images, plus negatives. 1-22: Relay races; 23: Wood chopping; 24-36: watermelon eating contest; 37-61: Relay races.
Type
Still Image

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

240312
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Cindy Fortune and Ralph [?] discuss swamp buggy racing including the structure of a swamp buggy, the nature of swamp buggy races, the major races held and how they each got into swamp buggy racing.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-72

Banjoist Fred Brauner playing Stephen Foster songs

239213
Date
1964-07-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Recording of Stephen Foster songs performed as instrumentals on a Epiphone banjo ( a banjo manufacturer). Location of purpose of recording is not known.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-271

Rattlesnake Round-up

235739
Date
1976-10-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventeen color slides. Rattlesnake round-ups are when a community gathers/hunts rattlesnakes in the local woods to 'clean up' the area. By the 1990s, the San Antonio Round-up, held each October, evolved into the San Antonio Rattlesnake Festival, focusing on environmental education and festival act...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-21 - S77-39

Rattlesnake Round-Up and Gopher Race

237339
Date
1976-10-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. A recording of a rattlesnake round-up festival. The tape includes performances by Harry Binder and the Virginia Pardners, an interview with festival organizer Eddy Herman, sounds from the gopher races, and a rattlesnake show by Seabold of Panama City's Snake-a-torium. Rattlesnake...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C77-1

Recordings of the 1986 4th of July Celebrations

241724
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-157

Games and performances at the 1983 July Fourth Celebration

235590
Date
1983-07-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-nine color slides. Recordings of the celebration can be found on reels T83-217 - T83-226. More images can be found in S 1577, box 19, folder 92.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-2895 - S83-2933

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 7)

240625
Date
05/27/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
III-22

Folklife People: Stephen Foster

273993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Stephen C. Foster, "America's Troubadour," was born in Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania, on July 4, 1826. Foster is remembered for composing songs that captured the spirit of the United States in the 19th century. He wrote over 200 songs in his career. Some of his most popular include: "Oh! Susanna," "La...
Type
interactive resource

Sarah Ann Cameron and Marshall Dukes performing Stephen Foster songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237078
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Milner served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-23

Marty Schuman performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237230
Date
1990-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Williams served as the emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-24
Item ID
T90-25

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239520
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-47

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: St. Petersburg Male Chorus (15-minute program)

241255
Date
Jan 1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
62-3-25

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Arts Festival

241258
Date
Mar 1964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-26

Amigo Male Singers performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241400
Date
10/18/1954
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00045

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Story of Stephen Foster

238386
Date
1961-03-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording (17:55 minutes). Radio program on the life of songwriter Stephen Foster. A very similar program can be found on 61-2-17. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
61-2-10

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

238756
Date
1983-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin followed the Smiths with a Brer rabbit story.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-155

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

238761
Date
1983-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-160

Interview with horse trainer Brownie Brown

236912
Date
1987-09-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts t...
Type
Sound

Recording of Thelma Boltin and singer-guitarist Mike Moore performing at Hamilton County High School

239168
Date
1976-01-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Performances were for an educational outreach program, on history and folklore. Boltin told stories about the Seminole Indians, local history, the McQueen family, Frog Smith, and Stephen Foster. She also sang several songs. Moore performed two songs and accompanied Boltin on guitar...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T79-24

Friday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 2)

240522
Date
05/28/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D93-33

Friday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

240493
Date
05/28/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D93-5

Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239056
Date
1978-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Mark was from St. Augustine. His set was started on T80-12. The travelers were from Lake City, and consisted of Buddy Harvey (bass), Claudie Johns (guitar), and Skip Johns (banjo). Weed, of Key West, played the conch shell. Johnson and Wickman wer...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-13

Friday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 6)

239817
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D96-29

Sunday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

238551
Date
1982-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-32

Sunday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 8)

238942
Date
1981-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first part of Goodson's performance can be found on T81-56. Foster's performance continues on T81-58.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-57

Lynn Wadley, Sarah Cameron, and Marshall Dukes performing Stephen Foster songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237062
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Hansen served as emcee. Wadley played the musical saw and the dulcimer; Dukes and Cameron played piano and keyboard.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-9
Item ID
T91-10

Car Songs workshop at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237658
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hoovler served as emcee. There were recording problems, plus much of the performers sang from the audience. Therefore the quality of the recording is poor.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T88-111
Item ID
T88-112

Friday morning performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239356
Date
1966-05-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Friday afternoon performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-156

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