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Series Description

Record Group Number:

000158

Series Number:

.S 1612

Creator:

Bureau of Florida Folklife Programs. Florida Folklife Archive.

Title/Dates:

Florida Folk Festival planning and publicity records, 1954-1993.

Amounts:

1.50 cubic ft.

Organization / Arrangement:

Chronological.

Summary:

This series consists of miscellaneous planning and publicity records from the Florida Folk Festivals from 1954 to 1993. However, the records from 1970 through 1979, 1986, and 1990 are missing. Much of the material contained in the files consists of, or relates to, the programs and schedules prepared for the festivals. Other materials are mailing lists, correspondence, performer contractual information, requests from participants, photographs and artwork, and planning records. Most notably, there is an original program and schedule from the 1954 Florida Folk Festival.

Associated Materials:

Series S1664, Florida Folk Festival Fieldwork and Program Planning and Documentation Files, contains related records regarding Folk Festival Planning.

Subject Access Fields:

Folk festivals Florida
Folk artists Florida
Folk literature Florida
Folk music Florida
Folklore Performance Florida
Folklore and children Florida
Folk singers Florida
Folklife