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Record Group Number: 000158
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Series Number: .S 1615
Creator: Bureau of Florida Folklife Programs. Florida Folklife Archive
Collection/Series Title: Video and audio recordings of Florida folklife events, programs, and television broadcasts, 1948-1995.
Container: 00002
File Unit: 00002.0000x
Item: 00013
Title: Media 1979-22: Florida Folk Festival, 1956; 17:40; B&W; silent: Participants in the 1956 Florida Folk Festival are featured in this film, among them Seminole Indian dancers, folk dancing styles from around the world, choirs, and musicians, including fiddlers, saw players, guitarists, violinists, and accordionists. Young girls demonstrate their jump rope technique, and a man is shown making a divining rod from a tree branch. Film ends with two whip-crackers showing off. Produced by Robert Leahy Studio. Media 1979-30 is a duplicate of this film. Video transfer copy available in Florida Photographic Collection.
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