• THE BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY FOLKLIFE PROJECT COLLECTION : Finding Aid (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)


  • About this Collection -- Civil War Soldier in the Wild Cat Regiment : Selections from the Tilton C. Reynolds Papers

    Comprising 164 items (359 digital images), this online presentation includes correspondence, photographs, and other materials dating between 1861 and 1865 documenting the Civil War experience of Captain Tilton C. Reynolds, a member of the 105th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers. The letters feature details of the regiment's movements, accounts of military engagements, and descriptions of the daily life of soldiers and their views of the ...

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Tilton C.
    • Date: 1851
  • The Mary Sheppard Burton Collection (American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress)

    The Mary Sheppard Burton Collection was acquired by the American Folklife Center in March 2006. The centerpiece of the collection is a set of 12 beautiful hooked rugs made by Maryland artist Mary Sheppard Burton. The rugs comprise a series entitled Tell Me 'Bout and each relate a personal narrative about the Burton family. American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

  • From Bridge to Boardwalk event flyer

    The American Folklife Center at the Library ofCongress presents the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture Series FROM BRIDGE TO BOARDWALK: AN AUDIO JOURNEY ACROSS MARYLAND'S EASTERN SHORE Illustrated lecture based on the eponymous CD and book presented by DOUGLAS MANGER- Folklorist at the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, TATIANA IRVINE-independent radio Rroducer, and ELAINE EFF- Folklorist at the Marylan Hist9rical Trust d ~ ... . ". ...

    • Original Format: Books - Web Pages - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Voices of Civil Rights

    The events of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement are documented through personal stories, oral histories, and photographs collected by the "Voices of Civil Rights" project, and marks the arrival of these materials to the Library.

    • Date: 2005-02-24