Ft. White Fourth Grade Class

238481
Date
1983-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students and teachers discuss family photographs brought in by students; scary stories; games and rhymes; jump rope rhymes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-50

Student folklore demonstrations at Taylor County Junior High School (7th graders)

238492
Date
1983-10-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students demonstrate rhymes; jump rope rhymes; hand clapping games. Side B Students hear and tell scary stories
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-62

Student folklore demonstrations at Summers Elementary School (Chuck Hardy's 4th Grade class)

238496
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. There are some sound problems early in tape. Students share hand clapping games, jump rope songs, and scary stories.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-66

Student folklore demonstrations at Summers Elementary School

238500
Date
1983
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Students talk about family photographs; tell stories and scary stories; jump rope games. Sound is poor.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-70

Florida Yesterday: Superstitutions (raw footage)

238825
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (1/2" tape; 62 minutes) Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Includes many takes, cut-aways, and B-roll. First half of the completed episode can be found on V86-30; the second half can be found on FV-24.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-59

Student folklore demonstrations at Madison Primary School (3rd graders)

238491
Date
1983-10-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students tell their name stories. Side B Students demonstrate hand clapping games; jump rope rhymes and other rhymes; do tricks; tell jokes and scary stories.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-61

Florida Yesterday: Folklore; Superstitions

240895
Date
02/15/1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-30

Student folklore demonstrations at Suwannee Elementary School (Ms. Roberta Richmond's 4th grade class)

238495
Date
1983-09-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Students tell scary stories. Side B Students share jump rope rhymes and a hand clapping game rhyme.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-65

Interview with white oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark

239116
Date
1980-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview with white-oak basket maker Lucreaty Clark. She talks primarily about her childhood, including stories, legends, ghost stories, childhood games, folk beliefs, working in the cotton fields, holidays, and her family.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-44
Item ID
T80-45

Recordings of children folklore (Children's Folklore Area)

238848
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of students and children telling stories (mostly ghost stories), riddles, rhymes, and games in the Children's Folklife Area. Because Friday was designated as Children's Day, a special area was set up to capture children's folklore. More recordings of children on that...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C85-1
Item ID
C85-2
Item ID
C85-3
Item ID
C85-4

Recordings of children's folklore (Children's Folklore Area)

238849
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of students and children telling stories (mostly ghost stories), riddles, rhymes, and jokes in the Children's Folklife Area. Because Friday was designated as Children's Day, a special area was set up to capture children's folklore. More recordings of children on that...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C85-21
Item ID
C85-22
Item ID
C85-23
Item ID
C85-24

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 3)

239590
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Chancey was a storyteller from Bartow. Her session started on C94-50.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-51

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 10)

241680
Date
05/28/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-68

Florida Yesterday: Superstitions; Cowboys & Cattle

238364
Date
1977
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape, 34 minutes) Superstitions: (13 minutes) The second half of the episode. Filmed in Smith's home office as he tells various ghost stories and explains local superstitions. Cattle and the Cowboys: (21 minutes) Filmed in front of a barn, Smith discusses cattle ranc...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-24

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

239091
Date
1980-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-62

Friday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 7)

237706
Date
05/22/1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T87-8

Stories by student Bryan Simon

236909
Date
1987-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Simon was a fourth grade student at Berkshire Elementary School, and was recognized by his peers as a superb storyteller. He usually told supernatural stories. On the tape, he tells several ghost stories, and tales involving the Devil. Many of the stories involve fellow classmat...
Type
Sound

Storytellers at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Auditorium)

239653
Date
1995-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
35 audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 5pm at the Storytelling Auditorium. The coordinator was Peggy Smith. (The Storytelling Tent area, coordinated by Nancy Case, and featuring some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
C95-100
Item ID
C95-101
Item ID
C95-102
Item ID
C95-103
Item ID
C95-104
Item ID
C95-105
Item ID
C95-106
Item ID
C95-107
Item ID
C95-108
Item ID
C95-109
Item ID
C95-110
Item ID
C95-111
Item ID
C95-112
Item ID
C95-113
Item ID
C95-114
Item ID
C95-115
Item ID
C95-116
Item ID
C95-117
Item ID
C95-118
Item ID
C95-119
Item ID
C95-120
Item ID
C95-121
Item ID
C95-122
Item ID
C95-123
Item ID
C95-124
Item ID
C95-125
Item ID
C95-126
Item ID
C95-127
Item ID
C95-128
Item ID
C95-129
Item ID
C95-130
Item ID
C95-131
Item ID
C95-132
Item ID
C95-133
Item ID
C95-134

Interview with basketmaker Lucreaty Clark

239167
Date
1979-10-31
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six reel to reels. Lucreaty Clark was a white oak basket maker, a tradition that stretched back in her family to antebellum times. In 1979, no one else was making split white oak baskets, and she presumed the tradition would die with her. (In the mid-1980s, she trained her grandson Alphonso Jennings...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T79-23
Item ID
T79-25
Item ID
T79-26
Item ID
T79-27
Item ID
T79-28
Item ID
T79-29

Storytellers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Auditorium) (Friday)

239561
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 2pm at the Storytelling Auditorium - although stories from 10am through 11:40am were not recorded. The coordinator was Peggy Smith. (The Storytelling Tent area, coordinated by Nancy Case, and featuring some of the same storytel...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-27
Item ID
C94-28
Item ID
C94-29
Item ID
C94-30
Item ID
C94-31
Item ID
C94-32
Item ID
C94-33

Storytellers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Auditorium) (Saturday)

239562
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 2pm at the Storytelling Auditorium. The coordinator was Peggy Smith. (The Storytelling Tent area, coordinated by Nancy Case, and featuring some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.) Larkin, of Atlanta, spoke twice; the firs...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-34
Item ID
C94-35
Item ID
C94-36
Item ID
C94-37
Item ID
C94-38
Item ID
C94-39

Storytellers at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Tent) (Friday)

239842
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
11 audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 5pm at the Storytelling Tent. (The Storytelling Auditorium area, which featured some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.) Newsom served as the emcee. Several of the storytellers also sang songs. Moye and Hendricks both lab...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-101
Item ID
C97-102
Item ID
C97-103
Item ID
C97-104
Item ID
C97-105
Item ID
C97-106
Item ID
C97-107
Item ID
C97-108
Item ID
C97-109
Item ID
C97-110
Item ID
C97-111

WPA field recordings in Cross City and Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238025
Date
1939-08-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, men from the Aycock and Lindsey turpentine camp in Cross City perform two songs, and tell a ghost...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-249

WPA field recordings in Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238026
Date
1939-08-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in August 1939. They created a total of sixteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording, Cuban American residents of Ybor City were recorded telling stories and singing traditional songs...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-250

WPA field recordings in Key West and Jacksonville (January 1940 recording expedition)

238032
Date
1940-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Florida folklorist Kennedy and photographer Cook in January 1940. They created a total of eighteen 12-inch acetate records that month. On this recording Rolle plays with his band on several Bahamian folk songs in Key West; White telling stories and ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-248

Recordings of the 1981 4th of July Celebrations

238747
Date
1981-07-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee for the festivities, as well as telling stories throughout. Tape T83-132 was recorded over and is untansferable.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-126
Item ID
T83-127
Item ID
T83-128
Item ID
T83-129
Item ID
T83-130
Item ID
T83-131
Item ID
T83-132
Item ID
T83-133

Storytellers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Auditorium) (Sunday)

239563
Date
1994-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10:00am and 2pm at the Storytelling Auditorium. The coordinator was Peggy Smith. (The Storytelling Tent area, coordinated by Nancy Case, and featuring some of the same storytellers, was not recorded.) Cappa, (of Williamsport, PA), Roy (of Fo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-40
Item ID
C94-41
Item ID
C94-42
Item ID
C94-43
Item ID
C94-44
Item ID
C94-45
Item ID
C94-46
Item ID
C94-47
Item ID
C94-48

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