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  • Collection: Mariposa Folk Festival

Item consists of a white tshirt upon which an image is silk screened in orange and black ink. The image is of a glass can of preserves with a swing top with metal clamp, containing orange images of festival performers and smiling participants.…

Item consists of a felt triangular flag with a large red-orange circle at the base, overlaid with a nineteenth century style engraving of a steam engine train arriving at a station, and text in black ink "3rd Annual Mariposa Folk Festival".

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Item consists of a felt triangular flag with a large yellow circle print with an antique car image featuring the text "1964 concert series Mariposa Folk Festival Inc.

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Item consists of a rectangular poster featuring two sun motifs in red ink on a black background, featuring the text "Mariposa Folk Festival 1965 August 6th, 7th, 8th Caledon East Innis Lake Ontario" and a small map indicating the festival's location…

Item consists of a nearly square-shaped poster for The Original Sloth Band, a regular act at the Mariposa Folk Festival. The poster has dark blue edges, framing a painting of a city street at night. The building in the foreground has a marquee dotted…

Item consists of a cardboard poster for the 1968 Mariposa Folk Festival. On the lefthand side of the long, horizontal poster is a black, stylized sun with a face (only half the face is visible) printed on top of an orange background. In the top…

Item consists of a cardboard poster for the 1966 Mariposa Folk Festival. At the top of the long, vertical poster there is a circle of a flame pattern printed in orange, directly onto the natural cardboard. Within the circle, in stylized, western,…

Item consists of a poster for the musical group "Boys of the Lough", who were regular performers at the Mariposa Folk Festival. The poster features an illustration of four men dressed in traditional medieval clothing, each playing an instrument (a…

Item consists of small, rectangular, peach-coloured paper badge with clear plastic casing. At the top, in bold, black text it reads: "Mariposa '79". Below, in smaller, finer black text it reads: "Site Access". At the bottom left there is a small,…

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Item consists of one round, beize metal button. In the background there is a translucent image of a stylized sun with a winking face in black. At the top in black, wrapping text it reads: "Mariposa '79" and at the bottom in black, uppercase text it…

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Item consists of one round, neon green, metal button. In the background there is a translucent image of a sun with a winking face in black. At the top in stylized, black text it reads: "Mariposa Folk Festival '73". Below, in black labeling tape with…

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Item consists of one round, cyan, metal button. At the centre left there is a small, stylized image of a sun with a winking face in black. Beside the sun in black, uppercase, stylized text it reads: "1971 Mariposa Folk Festival". Below, in bold,…

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Item consists of one round, white, metal button with a translucent, gray image of a sun with a winking face filling up the background. In the foreground at the top, in black stylized text it reads: "Mariposa Folk Festival '74". At the bottom, in…

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Item consists of one round, neon pink, metal button with a stylized, black, sun with a winking face at the top right. Wrapped around the sun is stylized, black text reading: "At the Toronto Islands Mariposa '72 Folk Festival". At the bottom centre,…

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Item consists of one round, pale blue, metal button with a stylized image of a sun with a winking face in the centre in black. Wrapped along the top of the button, in stylized, black, uppercase text are the words: "Mariposa Performer".

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Item consists of one round, bright-orange, metal button with a stylized image of a sun with a winking face in the centre in black. Wrapped along the top of the button, in stylized, black, uppercase text is: "Mariposa 1970".

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Item consists of one round, off-white, metal button with a faded yellow pattern around the trim representative of the flames of the sun. In the centre, in stylized, large uppercase text it reads: "Mariposa Folk Festival" and in smaller, less ornate…

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Item consists of one round, clear plastic button with red paper label inside. In bold, black text with a design of the flames of the sun coming out from behind, it reads: "Mariposa Fall Festival 80". At the bottom in smaller, black, uppercase text it…

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Item consists of one round, metal button in fushia with black, stylized text reading: "Mariposa Folk Festival '73" at the top. In smaller, bold uppercase text on the bottom, it designates: "Festival Co-ordinators". In the centre, stamped on with…

Item consists of small, rectangular paper badge with clear plastic casing. There is a sky blue circle to the right of centre. On the top right, uppercase, typewritten text reads "Mariposa '75". On the left side the text reads: "Everdale Food Outlet,…

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