Gandy dancers and friends - White Springs, Florida

111157
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5367

Gandy dancers and friends - White Springs, Florida

111158
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5368

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111160
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5371

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111161
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5372

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111162
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5373

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111163
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5374

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111164
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5375

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111165
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5377

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111166
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5378

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111167
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5379

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111168
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5380

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111169
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5381

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111170
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5382

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111171
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5383

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111172
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5384

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111173
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5385

Crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111174
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5386

Railroad crew laying track for Gandy Dancers performance at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

111175
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5387

The Gandy Dancers demonstration at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area (Second demonstration)

239378
Date
1993-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassette recordings. Mealing and Wright received NEA National Heritage Fellowships in 1996. The Gandy Dancers (Mealing, Jones, Vinson, Brown, and Wright) sing while demonstrating track lining and spike driving. Some of the speech his inaudible when the performers walk away from the micro...
Type
sound
Item ID
C93-11
Item ID
C93-12a
Item ID
C93-10

The Gandy Dancers demonstration at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area (First demonstration)

239379
Date
1993-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Mealing and Wright recieved NEA National Heritage Fellowships in 1996. The Gandy Dancers (Mealing, Jones, Brown, and Wright) sing while demonstrating track lining and spike driving. On C93-12b, Wright introduces the Gandy Dancers and gives some background on their railway work...
Type
sound
Item ID
C93-12b
Item ID
C93-13

WPA field recordings in Jacksonville (1939 recording expedition: Herbert Halpert)

238024
Date
1939-06-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (These recordings appear at the end of the reel. The rest of the reel is another WPA expedition.)All of Zora Neale Hurston's Florida recordings can be found on C87-24, including those on this reel. These recordings were created by folklorist Halpert -- originally of New York City, ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-243

WPA field recordings in Jacksonville (1939 recording expedition: Herbert Halpert)

238022
Date
1939-06-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by folklorist Halpert -- originally of New York City, and later a pioneer in the field, in June 1939. This was part of a larger nine-state fieldwork tour of the South between 12 March and 30 June 1939. He created a total of twelve 12-inch acetate recor...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-244

WPA field recordings in Jacksonville and Ybor City (1939 recording expedition: Herbert Halpert)

238023
Date
1939-06-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (These recordings appear at the start of the reel. The rest of the reel is another WPA expedition.) All of Zora Neale Hurston's Florida recordings can be found on C87-24, including those on this reel. These recordings were created by folklorist Halpert -- originally of New York Cit...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-245

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 Ybor City (August 1939 recording expedition)

238027
Date
1939-08-26
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 and Italian American residents of Ybor City were recorded telling stories and sing...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-251

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

The Gandy Dancers demonstration at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Area (Second demonstration)

239377
Date
1993-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassette recordings. Mealing and Wright recieved NEA National Heritage Fellowships in 1996. The Gandy Dancers (Mealing, Vinson, Jones, Brown, and Wright) sing while demonstrating track lining and spike driving. On C93-5, Wright introduces the Gandy Dancers and gives some background about...
Type
sound
Item ID
C93-5
Item ID
C93-6

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