Lem Griffis telling a tall tale at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival

234337
Date
1957-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Lem Griffis was a story teller from Fargo, Georgia. He grew up in the Okeefenokee Swamp, and his stories were considered typical of North Florida/South Georgia.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-192

Images of the First Annual Stephen Foster Storytelling Fest

237162
Date
1994-04-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-nine color slides. The fest, sponsored by the Florida Storyteller's Guild, was held 29-30 April 1994. This was the first year the fest was held. Fifteen storytellers participated, and told scary stories, jokes, tall tales, and children stories.
Type
Still Image

Folk Heritage Award Recipients at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237033
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Crider served as the emcee. Recipients of the FHA in 1992 were Washboard Bill Cooke; Jean and Bill Hewitt (leaders of the Friends of Florida Folk); fiddler Julian "Goose" Culbreath; gospel singing group The Versiteers; Dr. Lydia Cabrera; and Charlie Lewis. Folklorists Mil...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-85
Item ID
T92-86

Jacksonville Folklife Competition winners at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237056
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-3

George Jabbusch calling square dances

236426
Date
1988-01-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Had been calling for 30 years. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie Fant; and in February 1988 by Nancy Nusz. Using a 35mm camera and a Sony tape recorder,...
Type
Sound

Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 5)

241500
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-12

Square dance calling

236425
Date
1987-12-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Don started square dancing in 1949, and calling them in 1959. He and his wife Loretta moved to Florida in 1981. He calls the square dances, and she the round dances. The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 ...
Type
Sound

Patsy West and James Billie discussing Seminole history

236427
Date
1987-11-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Very poor audio quality. Patsy West was a published historian of Seminoles, including 'The Enduring Seminoles' (1998). The Southwest Florida Folk Arts Project was conducted under the direction of Barbara Beauchamp in two phases: 12 November 1987 through 31 January 1988 by Debbie ...
Type
Sound

Recording of an auction by the Larisons

236691
Date
1987-08-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. 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 to ad...
Type
Sound

Speech by Congressman Don Fuqua

241481
Date
07/04/1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00151

Recording of Auctioneer Bill Myers selling antiques

235277
Date
1984-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Known as Colonel Bill Myers, he auctions off antiques in the recording at Pioneer Auctions Company on Southside Blvd. in Jacksonville. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program....
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-183

Verbal traditions by students at Gove Elementary School

236891
Date
1988-01-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Hollingsworth class. 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 th...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Lake Park Elementary School

236892
Date
1988-02-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Williams class. 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 Nat...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Lake Park Elementary School

236893
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Hogkins class. 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 Nati...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Palm Springs Elementary School

236894
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Nelson's class. 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 Nat...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Berkshire Elementary School

236895
Date
1987-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Hurd's class. 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 Natio...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Canal Point Elementary School

236896
Date
1988-01-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Regotti's class. 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 Na...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Canal Point Elementary School

236897
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Schott's class. 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 Nat...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Canal Point Elementary School

236898
Date
1987-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students of Mrs. Delaney's class. 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 Na...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Rolling Green Point Elementary School

236899
Date
1988-03-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. 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 to a...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Westward Point Elementary School

236900
Date
1988-02-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Featuring students of Mrs. Murray's class. 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 fr...
Type
Sound

Verbal traditions by students at Westward Point Elementary School

236901
Date
1988-02-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Featuring students of Mrs. Seymour's class. 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 f...
Type
Sound

Scary stories by students at Palm Springs Elementary School

236906
Date
1987-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Featuring students of Mrs. Shaffer's class. 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 f...
Type
Sound

Tom Walton performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237044
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Jan Milner served as emcee. Walton often worked as a street vendor, and performed some of his street cries.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-97

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