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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 23-July 4, 1995
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1995
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Williams, Claude, 1908-2004
Fouse-Williams, Blanche Y.
Dates:
1920-2005
Size:
1 electronic_discs_cd
13 Cassette tapes
4.66 Cubic feet (14 boxes, 3 map- folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0909
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Business and personal papers, photographs, and audio recordings of Claude "Fiddler" Williams, an award-winning jazz fiddler. Although Williams played music for almost a century the materials in this collection date largely from 1970 to 2005.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Metropolitan Washington Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Cephas, John
Cephas, John
Wiggins, Phil
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Dates:
1987 June 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1987
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Blues / John Cephas, Phil Wiggins. Guitar,Harmonica. 102 Ladino Music / Flory Jagoda. Guitar,Tambourine (Drum).

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Old Ways in the New World Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Dates:
1976 June 23
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

-œ1st song: "Skåne Valsen", a typical country waltz from the Skåne County of Sweden. The song is played by The Scandia Quartet (from Seattle) with the Träsko fiol från Skåne (instrument made out of a used wooden shoe, in Skåne). -œ2nd song: "Polska från Orsa", by Eric Moraeus, Pelle Jackobsson, Bo Isaksson and Björn Ståbi. The Song comes ...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Old Ways in the New World Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Mohammad, Fateh
Zahīr al-Dawlah, `Alī Khān Qājār, 1864-1924
Baluch, Faiz Mohamad, d. 1980
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Dates:
1976 August 1
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Folksong from Sarhad (NWFP) / Fateh Mohammad, Zahir Khan. Rab-ab,Dholi. Pushto language. 102 Folksong from Sarhad (NWFP) / Fateh Mohammad, Zahir Khan. Rab-ab,Dholi. Pushto language. 103 Folk Tune from Sindh / Faiz Mohamad Baluch, Khameesu Khan, Mohammad Mansha. Dholi,Alg-oj-a,Dhanbura,Ghatam. 104 Folk Tune called Lobha from Sarhad (NWFP) Lob...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Regional American Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
White, Roscoe
White, Ossie
Cunningham, Van
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Dates:
1976 August 6
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean American Program 1980 Washington, D.C.
Original Trinidad and Tobago Steelband of Washington, D.C.
Dates:
1980 October 10
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1980
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean American Program 1980 Washington, D.C.
Peters, Winston, 1952-
Richards, Paul
Dates:
1980 October 10
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1980
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virginia Program 1977 Washington, D.C.
Tinsley, John E.
Moore, Spence
Womack, Daniel, 1904-1996
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Dates:
1977 October 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1977
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virginia Program 1977 Washington, D.C.
Foddrell, Marvin, 1924-1986
Foddrell, Turner, 1927-1995
Tinsley, John E.
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Dates:
1977 October 6
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1977
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections