Down a Lonesome Road: A History of Cortez, Florida

241220
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-94

Images of maritime life in Cortez, Florida

235036
Date
1986-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifiteen color slides. Images of the waterfront area at Cortez, Florida. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs...
Type
Still Image

Netmaking in Cortez, Florida

235037
Date
1986-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen color slides. Images of nets, netmending, and net making tools in Cortez. Includes four images of J. K. Jones mending a net. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the G...
Type
Still Image

Cortez Grand Old Opry playing the amphitheater at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival in White Springs.

319048
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS96022

Cortez Grand Old Opry playing the amphitheater during the 1995 Florida Folk Festival in White Springs.

319047
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS96013

Los Fronterizos de Matamoros performing. - Immokalee, Florida

112070
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6291

The Grand Old Opry of Cortez performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237022
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. They played old time and bluegrass music. Julian "Goose" Culbreath learned to play fiddle from his father (Marvin "Hal" Culbreath), who won many contests on Georgia. Julian originally came to Florida with his family to Hamilton County. In 1921, they moved to Cortez, Flori...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-76

Close up of members of Los Fronterizos de Matamoros performing - Immokalee, Florida

60126
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
fA6292

Close up of members of Los Fronterizos de Matamoros performing - Immokalee, Florida

112071
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6293

Members of Los Fronterizos de Matamoros performing - Immokalee, Florida

112072
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6294

Close up of the bajo sexto player Felix Cortez - Immokalee, Florida

111901
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6127

Close up of the accordion player Feliz Cortez - Immokalee, Florida

111902
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6128

Close up of the bajo sexto player Felix Cortez - Immokalee, Florida

111903
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6129

Cortez Grand Old Opry playing the amphitheater at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival in White Springs.

319040
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS96029

Los Fronterizos de Matamoros and Grupo Sensacion recording session.

238986
Date
1995-04-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One DAT tape. The recording session took place at the home of Emilo Hernandez (a Chicano band leader), and was set up by Tomas Granado. The first band, Los Fronterizos (The Bordermen), played conjunto music and were comprised of Felix Cortez (bajo sexto), Felix Cortez, Jr. (accordion), Eduardo Cort...
Type
Sound
Item ID
8 (FX95-4-1)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

240210
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Ramoutar served as emcee. From 1985 to 2002, Davidson toured the world telling Scottish tales and playing the Celtic harp. After 2002, she devoted herself entirely to the Druidic tradition (specifically, the An Ceile De) under the Fionn Tuluch. She often sang in Gaelic...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-5

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 1)

239626
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Old Time Friends consisted of Jim & Peggy Kaufman, Don Moores, Doug Naumann,, and Jan Milner. Milner & Groth of Crystal Beach performed in Bill Larson and Robin Cliff. The Johnson Family were based out of Gainesville.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-21

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 1)

239686
Date
1995-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Rozar served as emcee. Skeens played with Bob Kogut (fiddle) and Lee Goldsmith (vocals). Storyteller McClasky filled in for the absent Joe Kirkwood.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-11

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)

239691
Date
1995-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-37

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

240083
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-3

Friday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

240086
Date
1999-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). James played the piano, and Moffat the drums. Taylor played guitar, banjo, and mandolin.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-6

Music rehearsal for the Culbreaths

236419
Date
1987-12-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio recording. 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, and funded through a NEA gran...
Type
Sound

Cortez Grand Old Opry performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237046
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Jan Milner served as emcee. At this performance, the group consisted of Goose Culbreath (fiddle); Richard Culbreath (guitar); Leo Gally (guitar); Carl Spank (guitar); Lamar Rogers (guitar); Art Sopel (bass); and Lloyd Culbreath (guitar).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-100

Musicians pose with Emilio Hernandez - Immokalee, Florida

111908
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6134

Emilio Hernandez and member of Los Fronterizos pose for photographer Brent Tozzer- Immokalee, Florida

111916
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6142

Emilio Hernandez and member of Los Fronterizos pose for photographer Brent Tozzer- Immokalee, Florida

111917
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6143

View of the recording session - Immokalee, Florida

111911
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6137

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)

239699
Date
1995-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Bronsztein played klezmer music on the clarinet with Landon Walker and Bonnie Whitehurst. The Versiteers, a Jacksonville-based a capella gospel group, consisted of L.V. Starling, Linda Carter, and Myrtle Butler. The Cortez Grand Old Opry featured Carl Spinks (guitar), JP...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-45

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