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Consists of essays on Florida folklore and folklore studies.

Table of Contents

Introduction : tinctures of Florida folklife / Ronald C. Foreman -- First citizens of Florida / Thelma Boltin -- Who are the Florida folk? / Patricia Waterman -- The image of Florida / Ary J. Lamme, III -- Florida in contemporary legend / J. Russell Reaver -- Lacoochee : Florida lumbertown / Loretta Van Winkle -- Non nimium credendum antiquitati : but don't throw the baby out with the bathwater / Robert Thomson -- Join the circle : the folklore of Florida children / Allan F. Burns -- Folksy Florida : wanted dead or alive? / Stetson Kennedy -- Contributors.


Edited by Ronald Foreman.
Includes bibliographical references.
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2004. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.


Folklore -- Florida; Florida -- Social life and customs; Contemporary Florida, 1960-; Folklore


Tallahassee, Fla.


Bureau of Florida Folklife Programs, Division of Archives, History, and Records Management


vii, 57 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm.



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First citizens and other Florida folks: essays on Florida folklife.



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