Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

238658
Date
1979-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Johnson and Wickman were from Gainesville. From Stuart, this was Buckosh's first Folk Festival. He was accompanied by Bob Kane. He was once featured on Charles Kuralt's On the Road singing his song Confusion Corner. Schuman was a counselor at the U...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-106

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

The 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree Homecoming

234843
Date
1984-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Forty color slides. Between 1952 and 1959, the Suwanee River Jamboree radio show -- broadcast from Live Oak, Florida on WNER -- was Florida's largest and best known country music show. It was broadcast live three hours every Saturday night, with 30-minute versions syndicated across the Southeast. Th...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1311 - S85-1330

The 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree Homecoming

235696
Date
1984-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four proof sheets with 75 black and white images (plus negatives). Between 1952 and 1959, the Suwannee River Jamboree radio show -- broadcast from Live Oak, Florida on WNER -- was Florida's largest and best known country music show. It was broadcast live three hours every Saturday night, with 30-mi...
Type
Still Image

New Christy Minstrels Concert

239220
Date
1977-06-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. (NOTE -- no duplications can be made of the recording. It can only be listened to by patrons for research purposes.) Recording of a free concert at the Stephen Foster Center by the then recently-reformed reformed New Christy Minstrels. The event was sponsored by the Florida Folkl...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-287
Item ID
T77-288

Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

241505
Date
2003-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One compact disc. Jeanie Fitchen serves as emcee. Norman Blake (guitar, vocals) and Nancy Blake (guitar, mandolin, vocals) perform songs by the Carter Family and other traditional folk songs.
Type
sound
Item ID
CD03-17

Shall We Gather At The River: African-American Sacred Music from the Florida Folklife Collection

253651
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
This disc highlights Florida’s African American religious music traditions. The collection features both nationally recognized acts and previously unknown local artists, including the Dixie Hummingbirds, the Georgia Sea Island Singers, the Versiteers, and the Amigo Male Singers. Download the disc...
Type
Sound

Recordings of the 1985 Suwannee River Jamboree

238214
Date
1985-09-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Ten reel to reel recordings. Recordings of the 1985 Suwannee River Jamboree homecoming held at the Stephen Foster State Cultural Center, the second annual reunion to celebrate the original Live Oak-produced radio program of the same name. The concert included music performances, recounted stories,...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-93
Item ID
T85-94
Item ID
T85-95
Item ID
T85-96
Item ID
T85-97
Item ID
T85-98
Item ID
T85-99
Item ID
T85-107
Item ID
T85-108
Item ID
T85-149

Recordings of the 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree (First Day)

238215
Date
1984-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen reel to reel recordings. Recordings of the first day of the 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree homecoming held at the Stephen Foster State Cultural Center, the first reunion to celebrate the original Live Oak-produced radio program of the same name. The concert included music performances, reco...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-67
Item ID
T85-68
Item ID
T85-69
Item ID
T85-70
Item ID
T85-71
Item ID
T85-72
Item ID
T85-73
Item ID
T85-74
Item ID
T85-75
Item ID
T85-76
Item ID
T85-77
Item ID
T85-78
Item ID
T85-79

Recordings of the 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree (Day Two)

238216
Date
1985-09-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight reel to reel recordings. Recordings of the second day of the two-day 1984 Suwannee River Jamboree homecoming held at the Stephen Foster State Cultural Center, the first reunion to celebrate the original Live Oak-produced radio program of the same name. The concert included music performances...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-80
Item ID
T85-81
Item ID
T85-82
Item ID
T85-83
Item ID
T85-84
Item ID
T85-104
Item ID
T85-105
Item ID
T85-106

Clyde Beatty circus acrobats performing teeter-totter act

115466
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP82435C

The Eriksons from Medrano "Le Cirque de Paris" performing acrobatic balancing act in Florida

115465
Date
19--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP82435B

Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Circus cannon act members at Tampa court house for group portrait.

115472
Date
1934
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FP82435I

Curly Dekle performing his whip act - White Springs, Florida

121660
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851363

Curly Dekle performing his whip act - White Springs, Florida

121661
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851366

Curly Dekle performing his whip act - White Springs, Florida

121662
Date
1984
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851370

Barbara Simmons' performing dogs from her animal act at the Florida Folk Festival- White Springs, Florida

105775
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F2015118

Barbara Lentz performing her circus animal act at the Florida Folk Festival- White Springs, Florida

105776
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F201512

View showing a balancing act at a Chinese New Year celebration in Miami, Florida.

118722
Date
1997 or 1998
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS019898

Balancing act performance during a Chinese New Year celebration in Miami, Florida.

118723
Date
1997 or 1998
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS019899

Barbara Simmons getting ready to perform her circus animal act at the Florida Folk Festival- White Springs, Florida

105774
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F2015115

Barbara Simmons with Pebbles and Bam Bam from her circus animal act - White Springs, Florida

105777
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F2015128

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