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1973 Festival of American Folklife

by Festival of American Folklife (1973 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in [Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesFestival of American Folklife, 1973
StatementSmithsonian Institution, National Park Service
ContributionsSmithsonian Institution, United States. National Park Service
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p. :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24351285M
OCLC/WorldCa34396616

  S. (93rd). A bill to provide for the establishment of an American Folklife Center in the Library of Congress. In , a database of bills in the U.S. Congress. On February 6, National Book Festival Presents launched its winter/spring season with "Fearless: A Tribute to Irish American Women," featuring award-winning novelist Alice McDermott, Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon, and CBS anchor Margaret Brennan. As part of the event programming, staff from four Library divisions developed a display of items highlighting the impact of women of Irish heritage in the.

In she won the junior All-Ireland Championship on fiddle, and took the senior title in In , Mick Moloney, a fieldworker for the American Folklife Center, recorded Carroll and her musical partner Tommy Maguire playing these reels with a spoons player in Chicago as part of the Center’s Chicago Ethnic Arts Project. This summer the Smithsonian Folklife Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary with an exploration of circus arts and the impact of migration over generations. The Festival has long played a role Author: Michael Atwood Mason.

The early years of the Folklife Festival prominently featured a series of programs showcasing “Old Ways in the New World,” which began in and continued through What these programs typically brought to the National Mall were Americans of European descent who demonstrated both the continuity and change of their cultural heritage.   WASHINGTON, June 16—The Festival of American Folklife, something of a summertime tradition here for the last decade, opened its Bicentennial .


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1973 Festival of American Folklife by Festival of American Folklife (1973 Washington, D.C.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us. Inthe Smithsonian Institution began preparing its multi-year commemoration of the Bicentennial of the American Revolution in Beginning with this year's Festival, the National Park Service of the U.S.

Department of the Interior became co-sponsor of the Festival with the Smithsonian, and it was moved to the western part of the National Mall alongside the Reflecting Pool, between.

The Festival of American Folklife, held annually since on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in The Festival of American Folklife was produced by the Smithsonian Division of Performing Arts and cosponsored by the National Park Service.

Internet Archive BookReader Festival of American Folklife. The Festival of American Folklife's first decade culminated with the Bicentennial Festival of American Folklife that took place for twelve weeks in the summer offrom June 16 to September 6 (programs typically ran from Wednesday through Sunday each week).

More than participants took part. The Festival of American Folklife contains programs on Working Americans, Native Americans, and Old Ways in the New World, including Scandinavian and Greek culture, and Mississippi.

The Festival is held on the National Mall and jointly sponsored by the National Park Service. Topics Festival of American Folklife ( Washington, D.C.), Folklore, Indians of North America, Folklore, Folk festivals Publisher [Washington: Smithsonian Institution Collection smithsonian; americana Digitizing sponsor Smithsonian Libraries Contributor Smithsonian Libraries Language English Volume Pages: Program book for the Festival of American Folklife.

DSpace Repository Festival of American Folklife / Smithsonian Institution, National Park Service. Login. Festival of American FolklifeJune & July on the National Mall of the United States, Washington D.C Festival of American Folklife Washington, D.C.; United States.

National Park Service.; Smithsonian Institution. Northwest Folklife is an independent (c)(3) arts organization that celebrates the multigenerational arts, cultures, and traditions of a global Pacific Northwest.

For over 48 years, Northwest Folklife has been deeply committed to celebrating the diversity of our Northwest communities and de-mystifying our differences together, under one roof. was john jacob Niles; and pioneer folk festival orga­ nizers, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Annabel Morris Bu­ chanan, and jean Thomas are Kentucky women.

The Festival of American Folklife, while recogniz­ ing the importance of the craft and music revivals, has emphasized survivals of cultural traditions. (ft is. else. The Festival of American Folklife will bring together a wide variety of the spiritual or folk hymn traditions which thrive today in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Probably the closest approximation to the congre­ gational singing of British Colonial America now extant is. Festival Of American Folklife, Vol. 1 (USA vinyl LP) Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations: IMDb Movies, TV & Celebrities: IMDbPro Get Info Entertainment Professionals Need: Kindle Direct Publishing Indie Digital Publishing Made Easy Prime Now FREE 2-hour Delivery on Everyday Items.

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Festival of American Folklife by Festival of American Folklife ( Washington, D.C.),The Institution edition, in EnglishPages: CONTENTS Introduction TableofContents TheFestival—ALivingMuseum AndLivingHistory NativeAmericans(introduction) TheCourtingFluteinNativeAmericanTradition. Wright, M. & Youth International Party, S.

() Free the prisoners of weed: 4th annual Washington D.C. smoke-in & Impeach Nixon March, July 4, '73 at the American Folklife Festival.

District of Columbia United States Washington D.C. Washington D.C, Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: Festival of American Folklife Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: Festival of American Folklife CFCH Staff Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Maryland Ave SW Washington, D.C.

[email protected] This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on. He coordinates an annual conference on Holidays, Ritual, Festival, Celebration, and Public Display at Bowling Green State University.

Peggy A. Bulger () Peggy A. Bulger is director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, the second person to hold that position since the U.S. Congress created the Center in including the Louisiana Folklife Festival, folklife surveys of the state’s regions and parishes, participation in the Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife, the New Populations Project, the Louisiana Voices educational program, and others.

Early materials relate to the establishment of the Folklife Program and include correspondence. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Festival Of American Folklife Vol.

1 on Discogs.5/5(2). Recorded in Vermont, southwest Virginia, and at the Festival of American Folklife in Washington, D.C. by Scott Odell of the Smithsonian Institution’s Division of Musical Instruments, The collection includes 57 pages of logs, lyric transcriptions, notes, and photocopies of photographs.Digital Content: Festival of American Folklife Program Book Digital Content: Festival of American Folklife site plan Photographs in this series depict general Festival scenes or unidentified program content.

The Program Book was edited by Gerald L. Davis and Ralph Rinzler; Janet B. Stratton was Art.The Texas Folklife Festival was first held in as an extension of the educational programs of the Institute of Texan Cultures museum. A major thrust of the Festival was to preserve and display the ethnic traditions and pioneer skills that had helped to form the state.

The Festival features entertainment, skill demonstrations, local and ethnic food and beverages, music, and other programs.