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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Culture:
Areyto  Search this
Moko Jumbie Dance  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Audiocassettes
Contracts
Memorandums
Correspondence
Business records
Notes
Plans (drawings)
Digital images
Video recordings
Slides (photographs)
Negatives
Photographic prints
Sound recordings
Place:
Caribbean Area
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands
Date:
July 1-5, 1971
Summary:
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.
Scope and Contents note:
This collection documents the planning, production, and execution of the 1971 Festival of American Folklife. Materials may include photographs, audio recordings, motion picture film and video recordings, notes, production drawings, contracts, memoranda, correspondence, informational materials, publications, and ephemera. Such materials were created during the Festival on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., as well as in the featured communities, before or after the Festival itself.
Arrangement note:
Arranged in 5 series.

Series 1: Program Books, Festival Publications, and Ephemera

Series 2: Northwest Coast Indians

Series 3: Ohio

Series 4: Performances

Series 5: Union Workers
Historical note:
The 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 1971 Festival of American Folklife was produced by the Smithsonian Division of Performing Arts.

For more information, see Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.
Introduction:
The Festival of American Folklife, since its initiation in 1967, sought to present varied folk traditions representing a broad spectrum of our nation's cultural groups. It was the Smithsonian's hope and belief that the 1971 Festival would deepen and advance public appreciation of the richness and viability of American grass-roots creativity.

The 1971 Festival featured the State of Ohio, Pacific Northwest Coast Indians and Alaskan Eskimos, and the American worker as a part of organized labor. It took place for five days on the National Mall, between Madison Drive and Jefferson Drive and between 10th Street and 14th Street, south of the National Museum of History and Technology and the National Museum of Natural History (see site plan).

Evening programs took place in two locations: Indian Pow Wows were held in the Indian Area at 13th Street opposite the National Museum of History and Technology nightly except July 4th when a powwow was held on the Washington Monument Grounds. Evening concerts took place on the Main Stage located in front of the National Museum of Natural History. The Main Stage also hosted its own performers and others drawn from one of the Festival's three other programs; the resulting recordings constitute a separate subseries below.

The 1971 Festival was once again produced by the Division of Performing Arts, where James R. Morris was Director and Richard Lusher was Deputy Director. Ralph Rinzler continued as Festival Director, with Gerald L. Davis as Assistant Director and Kenneth S. Goldstein as Special Assistant to the Secretary on Folklore and Folklife.

The 1971 Program Book included information on all of the programs, a participant list, and schedule.
Festival speakers and consultants:
Roger Abrahams, Daniel Barnes, Mike Cooney, Hazel Dickens, Josh Dunson, Kenneth S. Goldstein, Archie Green, Richard Hulan, Martin Koenig, George Mitchell, Patrick Mullen, Hoyle Osborne, Ethel Raim, Alice Foster Seeger, Bob Siggins, Frances Utley, Arthur Walker
Forms Part Of:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife forms part of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival records .

Smithsonian Folklife Festival records

Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: Papers

1967 Festival of American Folklife records - [Ongoing]
Related Archival Materials note:
Within the Rinzler Archives, related materials may be found in various collections such as the Ralph Rinzler papers and recordings, the Lily Spandorf drawings, the Diana Davies photographs, the Robert Yellin photographs, and the Curatorial Research, Programs, and Projects collection. Additional relevant materials may also be found in the Smithsonian Institution Archives concerning the Division of Performing Arts (1966-1983), Folklife Program (1977-1980), Office of Folklife Programs (1980-1991), Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies (1991-1999), Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present), and collaborating Smithsonian units, as well as in the administrative papers of key figures such as the Secretary and respective deputies. Users are encouraged to consult relevant finding aids and to contact Archives staff for further information.
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Food habits  Search this
Folklore  Search this
World music  Search this
arts and crafts  Search this
Folk festivals  Search this
Folk art  Search this
Taino Indians  Search this
limbo (dance)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Audiocassettes
Contracts
Memorandums
Correspondence
Business records
Notes
Plans (drawings)
Digital images
Video recordings
Slides (photographs)
Negatives
Photographic prints
Sound recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-cfch-sff-1971

Balfa Brothers; Ardoin Family; Areyto Puerto Rican Folk Dance Company

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Performer:
Balfa, Dewey  Search this
Balfa Brothers  Search this
Ardoin Family Orchestra  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Artist:
Balfa Brothers  Search this
Ardoin Family Orchestra  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Cajuns  Search this
Puerto Ricans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Louisiana
Puerto Rico
Date:
1971 July 2
Track Information:
101 Cajun Musicians / Balfa Brothers, Dewey Balfa. Fiddle. French language.

102 Cajun Musicians / Ardoin Family Orchestra.. Accordion. French language.

103 Folk Dance Troupe / Areyto Folk Dance Company. Spanish language.
General note:
DPA number 71.101.6
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-10RR-0006
General:
71.101.06
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Cajun music  Search this
Violin  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-10RR-0006
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1031

Areyto Puerto Rican Folk Dance Company

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Performer:
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Puerto Ricans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Puerto Rico
Date:
1971 July 2
General note:
DPA number 71.101.7
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-10RR-0007
General:
71.101.07
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-10RR-0007
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1033

Areyto Puerto Rican Folk Dance Company; Mother Earth (Tracy Nelson)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Performer:
Nelson, Tracy  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Mother Earth (Musical group)  Search this
Artist:
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Mother Earth (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Puerto Ricans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Puerto Rico
California
Date:
1971 July 2
Track Information:
101 Folk Dance Troupe / Areyto Folk Dance Company. Spanish language.

102 Folk-Rock / Mother Earth (Musical group), Tracy Nelson. English language.
General note:
DPA number 71.101.8
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-10RR-0008
General:
71.101.08
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Rock music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-10RR-0008
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1035

Ardoin Family; Areyto Puerto Rican Folk Dance Group stereo dub of 71.101.05, 71.101.06

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Artist:
Cotten, Elizabeth  Search this
Stackhouse, Houston, 1910-1980  Search this
McGee, Dennis  Search this
Abshire, Nathan, 1913-1981  Search this
Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009  Search this
Ardoin Family Orchestra  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Balfa Brothers  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 1
Contents:
Mike Seeger- MC; The Ardoin Family with Dennis McGee-unk; Balfa Brothers and Nathan Abshire- Palez vous la ba--Pine Grove blues---Eunice two-step--Bosco stomp; Areyto Dance Company--4 plenas and dances
General note:
DPA number 71.101.26
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0026
General:
CDR copy
71.101.26
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0026
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1048

Areyto Company; Mother Earth, Jim Garland - stereo dub of 71.101.08, 71.101.09

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Artist:
Garland, Jim, 1905-1978  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Mother Earth (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 1
Contents:
Areyto Dancers--5 pieces; Mother Earth--The sky is about to cry--Down so low--Realize you're gone--I need your love so bad; Jim Garland--I don't want your millions, Mister
General note:
DPA number 71.101.27
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0027
General:
CDR copy
71.101.27
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0027
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1051

San Francisco Portable Folk Festival; Areyto Puerto Rican Folk Dance

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Artist:
Sweets Mill String Band  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 1
General note:
DPA number 71.101.42
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0042
General:
71.101.42
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 1, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0042
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1071

Areyto Puerto Rican Dance Group

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 2
General note:
DPA number 71.101.48
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0048
General:
71.101.48
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 2, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0048
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1073

Areyto Puerto Rican Dance Group

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 3
General note:
DPA number 71.101.61
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0061
General:
71.101.61
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0061
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1084

Lily Mae Ledford Pennington; Areyto Group; Sam Bowles; Bob Siggins

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Artist:
Ledford, Lily May, 1917-1985  Search this
Siggins, Bob  Search this
Bowles, Sam, (Musician)  Search this
Areyto Folk Dance Company  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1971 July 3
Contents:
Areyto Group- unk; Lily Mae Ledford--Old rattler--I ain't gonna work tomorrow--White Oak Mountain; Sam Bowles--Cripple creek--John Henry--I ain't got nobody; Bob Siggins--Old Joe Clark--Pateroller song--Danville girl
General note:
DPA number 71.101.62
Local Numbers:
FP-1971-7RR-0062
General:
CDR copy
71.101.62
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 3, 1971.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-7RR-0062
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1086

LS-0750

Collection Creator:
Spandorf, Lily  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawings (visual works) (Medium: pen)
Container:
Box 7, Folder 6, Item LS-0750
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings (visual works)
Date:
1971
Scope and Content note:
Two men with hats each play guitars while woman and person in mask stand together in background. All wear traditional clothing. Inscription reads, "Areyto Folklife Company. Puerto Rico." On back of drawing is a small partial sketch of a man wearing a hat.

Subjects: Areyto Folklife Company of Puerto Rico

Signed: Yes
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or 202-633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lily Spandorf drawings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Lily Spandorf drawings
Lily Spandorf drawings / Drawings and Papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-span-ref5859

Interviews with Norman Blake, Elizabeth Cotten, McLean - Areyto, Jesus Gonzales

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1971
General note:
Other number Z-848
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1971-CT-0162
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Performances / 4.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref1012

Performances

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Introduction:
Complementing the 1971 Festival's three thematic programs, a Main Stage featured performances introducing the diversity of American musical traditions and drawing together participants from each of the other programs. Highlights of the Main Stage programming included a Roots of Rock concert exploring the tributaries that shaped contemporary rock music; a New Music in the New World concert tracing the diversity of music for the five-string banjo and diverse ensemble traditions of African, French and Spanish origin; and a Hootenany that included a labor songfest and a blues and soul dance. Throughout the day, similar presentations offered the chance to experience diverse forms of contemporary traditional music and to compare related traditions from two or more of the Festival's programs.

In addition to the participants who performed primarily on the Main Stage and are listed below, others are listed in the specific program with which each was primarily associated. Audio recordings of concerts that took place on the Main Stage are shown below.
Participants:
Ardoin Family, Cajun musicians, Louisiana

Areyto Folklife Company of Puerto Rico -- Areyto Folklife Company of Puerto RicoIrene Jimenez de McLean, artistic directorBlanca Rosa Cordova, dancerEmilio Agait, dancerEster Ayala, dancerTito Ayala, dancerElba Cantellops, dancerPetra Cepeda, dancerRoberto Cepeda, dancerMarcos Garcia, dancerJose S. Hernandez, dancerLuis E. Jimenez, dancerJose Morales, dancerRafael Morales, dancerRosario Pacheco, dancerEdna Pesquera, dancerLeslie Margarita Rivera, dancerEduardo Sloan, dancerRafael Cepeda, singerMarta Cuadrado, singerCarlos Cepeda, musicianJesus Cepeda, musicianJaime Pena, musicianPilar Quiles, musicianJuan Santana, musicianHerminio Serrano, musicianAntonio Frontera, technical directorVance H. McLean, coordinatorDr. Francisco Lopez Cruz, musical director

Balfa Family, Cajun musicians, Louisiana

Nathan Abshire, 1913-1981, Cajun musician, Louisiana

Norman Blake, 1938-, country musician, Tennessee

Roy Buchanan, 1939-1988, rock & roll guitarist, Arkansas/Maryland

Vassar Clements, 1928-2005, fiddler, Tennessee

Elizabeth (Libba) Cotten, 1895-1987, old time banjo and guitar, Washington, D.C.

Hazel Dickens, 1935-2011, country singer and composer, Washington, D.C.

Jesse Fuller, 1896-1976, ragtime, San Francisco

John Hartford, 1937-2001, contemporary country composer, California

Ernest Hodges, 1907-1984, Old Time Banjo & fiddle, Georgia

Bessie Jones (1902-1984) and the Georgia Sea Islanders, shouts, jubilees, ring games & work songs, Georgia

Bill Keith, 1939-2015, country musician, New York

Limbo dancer, Caribbean dancer, Virgin Islands

Professor Longhair, 1918-1980, rhythm & blues, New Orleans, Louisiana

Moco Jumbe Dancers, stilt dancers, Virgin Islands

Lily Mae Ledford Pennington, 1917-1985, old time banjo, Kentucky

Utah Phillips, 1935-2008, song writer & raconteur, Utah

Earl Scruggs, 1924-2012, bluegrass musician, Tennessee

Gary Scruggs, bluegrass musician, Tennessee

Randy Scruggs, 1953-, bluegrass musician, Tennessee

Johnny Shines, 1915-1992, blues band, Alabama

Bob Siggins, bluegrass musician, Massachusetts

Houston Stackhouse, 1910-1980, blues, Tennessee

Steel Band, Caribbean musicians, Virgin Islands

Floyd Red Crow Westerman, 1936-2007, Sioux country singer, South Dakota

Bill Williams, 1897-1973, country blues, Kentucky
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Series 4
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref32

Música cubana del areyto a la nueva trova / Cristóbal Díaz Ayala

Author:
Díaz Ayala, Cristóbal  Search this
Physical description:
383 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Cuba
Date:
1981
Topic:
Music--History and criticism  Search this
Popular music--History and criticism  Search this
Call number:
ML207.C8D5X 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_274104

Africa and the discovery of America. By Leo Wiener ..

Author:
Wiener, Leo 1862-1939  Search this
Subject:
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. front., plates, maps, facsims. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
America
Africa
Mexico
Date:
1920
1922
1920-22
Topic:
Languages  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
E57.W64
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_84188

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