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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 27-July 8, 2007
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2007
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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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1970)
Gilbert, Ollie
Gilbert, Ollie
Clemonson, Judy, 1941-2015
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Dates:
1970 July 5
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.1970
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Joe Heaney (MC); Ollie Gilbert--Children's songs--A little boy killed a robin; Judy Clemenson--Lowe bonnie; Barry O'Neill--Saucy lady; Joe Heaney--unk; Tracy Schwarz--One morning in May; Almeda Riddle--One morning in May; Norman Kennedy-- One morning in May

101 Ballad Singer / Ollie Gilbert. 102 Dulcimer Player / Judy Clemonson. Dulcimer. 103 null / Barry O'Neill, Almeda Riddle. 104 Guitarist and Singer / Sherman Ward. Guitar. 105 Scottish Songs / Norman Kennedy.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1969)
Parker, Chet, 1891-1975
Parker, Chet, 1891-1975
Mitchell, Howie, 1932-
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Dates:
1969 July 5
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.1969
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Mike Seeger-MC; Chet Parker, Howard Mitchell and Grant Rogers--Faded coat of blue--Red wing; Alice Gerrard-MC; George Tucker--Old Kentucky moonshiner--Utah Carroll--State of Arkansas--Strawberry roan--Farmer's curst wife; Buell Kazee-- Rowan County crew--Faded coat of blue--Jonah and the whale

101 Hammered Dulcimer / Chet Parker, Grant Rogers, Howie Mitchell. Dulcimer. 102 Ballad Singer / George Tucker. 103 Banjo Player and Ballad Singer / Buell Kazee. Banjo.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1968)
Watson, Doc
Watson, Merle
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (U-matic))
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1968
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1969)
Burris, Otis, 1917-1989
Burris, Otis, 1917-1989
Creed, Kyle
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Dates:
1969 July 5
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.1969
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Kyle Creed-- unk.--Roustabout--Step back Sandy--Untitled--Arkansas traveller (with Otis Burris)--Let me fall; Dck Boggs-- Country blues--Banjo clog--Railroad tramp; Elizabeth Cotten-- Jesse James--Georgia buck--Here rattler here--untitled--Shoot the buffalo--Can't get a letter from down the road--She'll be comiing round the mountain--Goodnight Iren...

101 String Band / Kyle Creed, Otis Burris. 102 Banjo Player / Dock Boggs. Banjo. 103 Singer and Guitar Player / Elizabeth Cotten. Guitar.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. New Hampshire Program 1999 Washington, D.C.
Adams, Peter (recorder)
Gilet, Helen (recorder)
Franco-American Ensemble
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Dates:
1999 July 2
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1999
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Franco-American Soiree Songs / Franco-American Ensemble. Bones,Accordion,Fiddle. 102 Contra Dance Music / Contra Dance Ensemble. Accordion,Fiddle,Piano,Guitar.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. New Hampshire Program 1999 Washington, D.C.
Mauer, Joanna (recorder)
Sultan, Brad (recorder)
Franco-American Ensemble
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Dates:
1999 July 3
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1999
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Franco-American Soiree Songs and Fiddle Tunes / Franco-American Ensemble. Bones,Accordion,Fiddle. 102 Contra Dance Music / Contra Dance Ensemble. Accordion,Fiddle,Piano,Guitar.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1968)
Ritchie, Jean
Ritchie, Jean
Shepherd, Dewey, 1906-1996
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Dates:
1968 July 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (10 inch reel, 1/2 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1968
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Ballad Singer and Dulcimer Player / Jean Ritchie. Appalachian dulcimer. English language. 102 Fiddler and Ballad Singer / Dewey Shepherd. Fiddle. English language. 103 Guitar and Singer / Clint Howard. Guitar. English language. 104 Fiddler / Fred Price. Fiddle. English language. 105 Mountain Clog Dancer / Bill McElreath.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1968)
Ritchie, Jean
Ritchie, Jean
Shepherd, Dewey, 1906-1996
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Dates:
1968 July 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1968
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Jean Ritchie--Cuckoo bird--What will I do with the Baby-O--Redeeming river; Dewey Shepherd--Square dance tune--Daniel in the lion's den--Snow white shirt

101 Ballad Singer and Dulcimer Player / Jean Ritchie. Appalachian dulcimer. English language. 102 Fiddler and Ballad Singer / Dewey Shepherd. Fiddle. English language. 103 Tennessee String Band / Clarence Howard, Clint Howard, Fred Price. Fiddle,Guitar. English language. 104 Mountain Clog Dancer / Bill McElreath.