Kingsley Plantation

234000
Date
1980-12-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten black and white prints. Kingsley Plantation was owned by several planters and slave owners, including John McQueen, John McIntosh, Zephaniah Kingsley, and Anna Kingsley. It became a state park in the 1950s, and a National Park in 1989. P80-415 Kingsley Plantation P80-416 Grounds P80-417-419 Furn...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P80-415 - P80-426

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

239739
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Sally Jones discusses various topics including her background in White Springs; lessons she learned from recycling practices; quilting; her opinion of welfare; passing on the quilting tradition; her great-grandfather who was a slave and; the Freedo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-82

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 1)

240415
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Koontz served s emcee. Tony Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks discuss and perform African-American hymn lining. They focus particularly on the history of hymn-lining in the African-American community, its role during slavery and in obtaining freedom.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-46

The Georgia Sea Island Singers, Frankie and Doug Quimby

109872
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA3953

Interview with blacksmith Thomas Rains

237524
Date
1978-04-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1, C78-48: Rains, born December 24, 1894, discusses wrought ironwork. He learned the trade from his father, a former slave from Americus, Georgia. Rains began the practice himself in 1912. He discusses his work on wagons, wheels, and tools and talks of how he does rest...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-48
Item ID
C78-49

Sunday performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

234070
Date
1955-05-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Dawson was a former slave, and talks about her early life briefly before singing. According to the 1930 census, she was born i...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T76-11

Dr. Marcus Miller interview

237518
Date
1976-06-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Miller, a family practioner, is the author of <em>Roots by the River</em> (1973), a history of the Old German Baptist Brethern in Miami County, Ohio. On side 1 of the audio cassette, he discusses the culture of his church, the Old German Baptists Brethren Church. He describes his church's stance on...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C78-37

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