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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. New Mexico Program 1992 Washington, D.C.
Place, Janet L. (recorder)
Fries, Colin (recorder)
Garcia, Banjo
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Dates:
1992 July 5
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1992
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

101 Camp Fire / Banjo Garcia, R.W. Hampton. Guitar. 102 Los Comanches de la Serna / Comanches de la Serna (Dance group), David Antonio Gonzales, Moises Romero, Francisco Gonzales. Drum.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Eldreth, Bessie Mae, 1913-2016
Eldreth, Bessie Mae, 1913-2016
Reid, Jean, 1961-
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Dates:
1987 June 24
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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 Ballads from North Carolina / Bessie Mae Eldreth, Jean Reid. 102 Language and Education / Alice Fox, Laura Milton Hodges, Rita L. Corbiere.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Yuen, Margaret, 1952-
Chiang, Fay, 1952-
Troy, Gum Wong, 1923-
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Dates:
1987 June 26
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1987
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Margaret Yuen; May King Troy, Gum Wong Troy, Gust Pietila, Anna Lassila; Bessie Mae Eldrith, Jean Reid Chinese Dance; Home Language And Mother Tongue; Ballads From North Carolina 3 Of 4

101 Chinese Dance / Margaret Yuen. 102 Home Language and Mother Tongue / Fay Chiang, Gum Wong Troy. 103 Ballads from North Carolina / Bessie Mae Eldreth, Jean Reid.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Cultural Conservation Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Mai, Mai-Juin
Yeh, Yung-ching, 1942-
Eldreth, Bessie Mae, 1913-2016
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Dates:
1987 June 27
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

Yung-Ching Yeh, Mei-Jiun Mai; Bessie Mae Eldreth, Jean Reid Games From Chinese Tradition; Ballads From North Carolina 1 Of 4

101 Games from Chinese Tradition / Mai-Juin Mai, Yung-ching Yeh. 102 Ballads from North Carolina / Bessie Mae Eldreth, Jean Reid.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maryland Program 1972 Washington, D.C.
Reed, Ola Belle, 1916-2002
Dickens, Hazel, 1935-2011
Ward, Fields, 1911-1987
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Dates:
1972 July 4
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1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1972
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Ola Belle Reed--Orange Blossom special (John Miller)--I still think good things outweigh the bad--When my time comes to (Alec Campbell); Hazel Dickens--Little Bessie; Fields Ward--McKinley march--Train that carried my girl from town--Riley and Spencer--Barney McCoy

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Union Workers Stage 1972
Holcomb, Roscoe
Ritchie, Jean
Phillips, Utah
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Dates:
1972 July 2
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Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1972
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Rosalie Sorrels- Last letter--Empty cot in the bunkhouse tonight--Telling takes me home; Utah Phillips and Saul Broudy- Buffalo to Washington (Cannonball blues)--Living in the good old ways--There is power in the union; Jean Ritchie- Shady grove--Black waters--High hills and mountains; Roscoe Holcomb- Black eyed Suzy; Hook and line--I wish I was a ...

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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
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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:
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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.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife (1968)
McElreath, Bill, 1904-1974
McElreath, Bill, 1904-1974
Ritchie, Jean
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Dates:
1968 July 5-1968 July 6
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (5 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

Wood carving; Whistling rufus; Spinning wheel; Navajo wool processing; Blacksmith; Sorghum making; Butter churning; Doll making tent; Potter's pavillion; Dulcimer

101 Mountain Clog Dancer / Bill McElreath. 102 Dulcimer / Jean Ritchie. Appalachian dulcimer. English language. 105 Blacksmith. 104 Shearing. 103 Dollmaking.

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Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 24-July 5, 1998
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1998
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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