COLLECTION

Kentucky Folklife Festivals - Files

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Identifier
FA 746 (local)
Date
1986 - 2009 (Inclusive dates)
Summary

Descriptive Inventory

1 box. 9 folders. 216 items. 1986-2009.

Originals, photographs, slides, digital videocassette tape, VHS video tape,

compact disc, and mini disc.

SC2012.179.147

 

COLLECTION NOTE

This collection contains documentation of various folklife related festivals held within the state of Kentucky that were documented by folklorist Bob Gates. the ones documented in this collection include the Discovery Festival in Mt. Vernon, the International Festival in Bowling Green, the River Folk Arts Festival in Louisville, “A Day in the Country” Festival, the Horse Cave Heritage Festival in Horse Cave, the Ganesha Festival in Louisville, and the Watermelon Festival in Tompkinsville. There are also slides in Folder 6 that document the Michigan Folklife Festival.

 

SHELF LIST

BOX 1 KENTUCKY Folklife Festivals – Files 1986-2009 216 items

  • Folder 1: Inventory, 1, item
  • Folder 2: Cassette tapes and documents relating to the Discovery Festival in Mt. Vernon, 2004, 3 items
  • Folder 3: Grant for cookbook from the Bowling Green International Festival, 2009, 1 item
  • Folder 4: Programs for the River Folk Arts Festival in Louisville, 1991, 4 items
  • Folder 5: Slides and photographs of “A Day in the Country” Festival celebrating Minnie Adkins, 2000, 31 items
  • Folder 6: Slides from the Michigan Folklife Festival, 1986, 172 items
  • Folder 7: VHS video tape of Horse Cave Heritage Festival concert, 2000, 1 item
  • Folder 8: CD and mini disc recordings of Ganesha Festival in Louisville, 2003, 2 items
  • Folder 9: VHS video tape of Watermelon Festival in Tompkinsville, 1995, 1 item

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD

FA KENTUCKY Folklife Festivals – Files 1986-2009

746

This collection contains documentation of various folklife related festivals held within the state of Kentucky that were documented by folklorist Bob Gates.

1 box. 9 folders. 216 items. Originals, photographs, slides, digital videocassette tape, VHS video tape, compact disc, and mini disc.

SC2012.179.147

Creator and/or Contributor
Bob Gates (creator)
Language
Languages)
Other Subject Headings
Adkins, Minnie, b. 1934 – Relating to (Local)
Cookbooks – Relating to (Local)
Discovery Festival – Mt. Vernon (Local)
Folk art (Local)
Folk festivals (Local)
Ganesha Festival – Louisville (Local)
Horse Cave Heritage Festival – Horse Cave (Local)
International Festival – Bowling Green (Local)
Michigan Folklife Festival – East Lansing (Local)
Watermelon Festival – Tompkinsville (Local)
Related Entities:
Bob Gates (creator)