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Video of North Georgia Folk Festival, Athens, Georgia, 1988 September 10

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@ Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection

Rosenbaum, Art

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Video of the 1988 North Georgia Folk Festival in Athens, Georgia. The video begins with a bluegrass band (name unknown). Other performers include Precious Bryant and Lawrence Eller and Ross Brown, and a troup of cloggers performing folk dances. The troup also instructs the festival crowd in square dancing. Howard Finster has his art set up at the festival, and is shown interacting with a customer. At the end of the video, Finster performs "Just a Little Tack" among other songs on stage, and preaches about marriage and God. The annual folk music festival is organized by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society.Georgia Folklore Collection, Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, University of Georgia Libraries, Athens, Georgia
Type:
Video
Format:
1 Film : Circa 109 Minutes
Created Date:
1988 09 10
Rights:
Https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
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DPLA: Include in Digital Public Library of America

Record Contributed By

Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection

Record Harvested From

Digital Library of Georgia