Harold Kalikow performing vaudeville at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

122423
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS864683

Harold Kalikow performing vaudeville at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

122424
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS864687

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: vaudeville performers Harry and Lillian Kalikow

235123
Date
1986-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Of Russian Jewish heritage, Harry Kalikow had been performing vaudeville since he was 13. He moved to Miami in 1958 and became a nightclub comedian. He and Lillian performed songs and jokes at the festival. He is at the mike, and she on the piano. The term vaudeville was an Amer...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4681 - S86-4692

Recording of a performance and interview with vaudeville performers Harry and Lillian Kalikow

235124
Date
1985-08-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel tapes (also copied onto C86-140 and C86-57). A recording of Harry Kalikow with his wife, Lillian, on piano, performing vaudedille routines. Followed by an interview with both. Harry discussed learning vaudeville; getting started in the business; his career; examples of songs and j...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-101
Item ID
T86-13
Item ID
T86-14
Item ID
C86-140*
Item ID
C86-57*

Lillian Kalikow playing piano during vaudeville show at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

122425
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS864689

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122660
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871020

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122661
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871022

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122662
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871023

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122663
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871024

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122664
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871025

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122665
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871026

Juan "Bolito" Landa posing in "black face" with an unidentified man - Miami, Florida

122666
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871029

Girard Vinson demonstrating his vaudeville trick - Miami Beach, Florida

111486
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5707

Girard Vinson demonstrating his vaudeville trick - Miami Beach, Florida

111487
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5708

Juan "Bolito" Landa in "blackface" make-up for a Cuban variety show - Miami, Florida

106329
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1153

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

237942
Date
05/25/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-148

Interview with vaudevillian Milt Ross

235135
Date
1985-08-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel tapes (Copied onto C86-58 and C86-59). Interview with vaudeville performer (singer/comedian/mimic) Milt Ross. He discusses his education in Jewish schools; his family background; being discovered in Miami at 15 by Al Jolson; travelling with Jolson; Yiddish theater; sources of materi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-15
Item ID
T86-16
Item ID
C86-58*
Item ID
C86-59*

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" for a Cuban variety show - Miami, Florida

106321
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1151

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" for a Cuban variety show - Miami, Florida

106328
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1152

Juan "Bolito" Landa, in blackface, and Facundo Rivero, center, with an unidentified man - Miami, Florida

122667
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871033

Juan "Bolito" Landa putting on "black face" - Miami, Florida

122659
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871019

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 2)

237883
Date
05/25/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-46 (C86-89)

Interview with performer Wayne Murray

238868
Date
1982-01-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>Three reel to reels. Murray, an actor, carnival pitchman, and comic, discusses his career. Topics include jokes; Yiddish theater; acting; medicine shows; traveling theaters; comedians; pitching at carnivals and fairs; performing on the radio; moving to Florida in 1969; the differences between vau...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-24
Item ID
T82-23
Item ID
T82-22

Juan "Bolito" Landa posing in "black face" with Olga Ganay-Aherne and a woman - Miami, Florida

122668
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS871034

Harry Kalikow entertaining at Washington Manor Home - Hollywood, Florida

111488
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5709

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 4)

237865
Date
05/23/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-25 (C86-68)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)

237871
Date
05/23/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-32 (C86-75)

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reels 3 & 4)

237874
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-35 - T86-36 (C86-78 and C86-79)

Interview with Washboard Bill Cooke on entertainment in Florida

236881
Date
1987-08-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at his home. Cooke discusses black entertainment in Florida. Born in Dupont, just south of St. Augustine, on 4 July, Cooke worked as a street performer, a jook joint musician, a nightclub entertainer, and a railway worker. His mother ran a jook joint, where he was first...
Type
Sound

Bufo theater performing Juan (Bolito) Landa applying blackface

235102
Date
1985-07-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. Juan (Bolito) Landa was an actor at Miami's Pro Teatro Cubano, which presents bufo theater productions (Cuban vaudeville/satirical comedies). Bufo theater was often performed in Havana before Fidel Castro came to power. The character Landa played was El Negrito, a trickster figu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S87-1015 - S87-1026;

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