Singing String Trio performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241446
Date
01/13/1961
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00080, 00081

Singing String Trio performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241448
Date
01/13/1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00063

Sacred Harp singing - Old Chicora, Florida

119945
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS79550

Sacred Harp singing : b Old Chicora, Florida

119946
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS79551

Sacred Harp singing - Old Chicora, Florida

119947
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS79552

The White Springs Chorus singing at the 1986 Fourth of July celebration

236000
Date
1986-07-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-1 - S86-5

The Singing Deckards playing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

234507
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Images of the Singing Deckards (Vera and Rosco Deckard), of Lake City, playing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival. Rosco also played guitar.
Type
Still Image

Sacred Harp singing

234038
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three black andw hite prints. P82-21, 22 duplicated in S 1577, Box 17, folder 77; P82-23 duplicated in S 1577, Box 17, folder 114. 1980-1981.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-21 - P82-23

The Singing LeFevre Family performing at the 1971 Florida Folk Festival

234811
Date
1971-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Image of the Singing LeFevre Family of Knoxville, Tenn., performing and two of the family members, one of them Jack Bryant, with a wooden 'dancing jimmy' stick puppet Jack Bryant made.
Type
Still Image

Robert Dixon discussing shape-note singing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

239310
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Workshop on shaped-note singing led by ,long-time festival performer Robert Dixon of Naples, FL. He discusses the method and purpose of shaped-note singing and leads the audience in performing some tunes (one is "Suwannee River"). Because this was the 40th ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-3

Shape Note singing workshop at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

234279
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Images of the Shaped Note singing workshop, led by Robert Dixon and Mary Marshall, at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Shaped Note singing was an a capella style of church music that utilized shapes to represent notes (fa-so-la-mi) for untrained and even illiterate church members. ...
Type
Still Image

Mary Bonk singing at the 1972 Florida Folk Festival

234623
Date
1972-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Mary Bonk of Atlanta performing at the 1972 festival.
Type
Still Image

Michael Moore singing at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival

234829
Date
1976-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image

Florida-Alabama Progressive Singing Convention

234031
Date
1980-05-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four proof sheets with 85 black and white images, plus negatives. The convention was founded in 1928, and performs four times a year. Shaped Note singing was an a capella style of church music that utilized shapes to represent notes (fa-so-la-mi) for untrained and even illiterate church members. Onl...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-121 - P81-124

Humble Servants Gospel Singers

234766
Date
1984-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourteen color slides. Singing at the Panama City Library.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-640 - S85-653

Sacred Harp singing at the Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

235839
Date
1979-08-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-one color slides. Slides S79-141, 145-149, 153, 154, 159,169, 173, 177, 182,187-189, 192-195, 200-202,211-212, 214-217, 219 are missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-104 - S79-223

Sacred Harp Singers at the Florida Folk Festival

234567
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Sacred Harp singing is a form of shape note singing.
Type
Still Image

Czechoslavakian singing

238752
Date
1980-11-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Singing (in Czechoslavakian) and interview with an unidentified resident of Masaryktown. Most of the songs she sang were unidentified.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-136
Item ID
T83-137

Tom and Esther Beadnell singing at the Florida Folk Festival

234625
Date
1962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Tom and Esther Beadnell, of Orange Park, were visually impaired singers. One image is of them singing onstage in 1962, and the other is from 1973. There is also a substantial amount of correspondence between the Beadnells and Thelma Boltin.
Type
Still Image

The Deep Water Family singing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234713
Date
1984-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. The group consisted of Steve, Mike, and Cindy Nash singing traditional songs and dressed in traditional clothes.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-149 - S85-156

Silas Lee Family and Friends Sacred Harp singing - White Springs, Florida.

115956
Date
1958
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP851571

Ida Goodson and Mary McClain singing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234628
Date
1984-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image

Rev. Williams singing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

235765
Date
1977-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-470 - S77-479; S77-505 - S77-510

The Deep Water Family singing at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

234704
Date
1984-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. A singing trio from Jacksonville, dressed in traditional garb: Steve, Mike, and Cindy Nash.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-83 - S85-86

Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Choir singing for the American Folklore Society

237687
Date
Oct 1978
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
C79-75

Interview with Eddie Johnson, quartet singer

238444
Date
1984-01-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Eddie Johnson, quartet singer describes his early childhood and his family's move from Georgia to Florida; early jobs; early involvement with Gospel singing through church; remembers such groups as the Bright Star Jubilee Singers, Stars of Harmony, and Sons of Daniel; sin...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-6

Sacred Harp Singers research trip photographs

233989
Date
1980-11-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
15 black and white photos. Images from a research trip for Sacred Harp Singers. Sacred Harp singing is the largest surviving branch of traditional American Shape Note Singing. "Sacred Harp" refers to The Sacred Harp, a book first published in 1844. The a capella singing is a non-denominational commu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-365 - P80-379

Recording of the Pleasant Grove Mid-Union Seven Shape Note Singing Convention

238638
Date
1980-05-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Shaped Note singing was an a capella style of church music that utilized shapes to represent notes (fa-so-la-mi) for untrained and even illiterate church members. Only four notes were used in the hymns. An old Anglican practice, English colonists first brought the traditi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-87

David Lee singing school at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Performance and Dance Stage

318315
Date
2000-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>Lee, from Hoboken, Ga., conducts a singing school, teaching participants shape note singing and songs from <em>The Sacred Harp</em>. He explains the history of shape note singing and <em>The Sacred Harp&nbsp;</em>in the Okefenokee region, indicating that singers learned to sing through aural tra...
Type
sound
Item ID
D00-35b

Various church choirs performing at the Florida Folk Festival

234505
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirty-four black and white prints. Images of various choirs singing at Florida Folk Festivals, c. 1950s - 1970s. Some of the prints have identifications on the rear.
Type
Still Image

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