• Conversation with 50+ year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Williams, E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-00-00
  • Fletcher Collins Jr. collection, 1935-1944

    The Fletcher Collins Jr. Collection is the result of the Anglo-American folksong collecting activities of Fletcher Collins Jr. from the mid-1930s to the early 1940s in North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia, under the auspices of the WPA Joint Committee on Folk Arts and for the Library of Congress Archive of Folk Song.

    • Contributor: Collins, Fletcher - Cole, Calvin - Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield) - Tate, Dan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1991 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1991

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of Peking Opera, Swiss folk music, Bluegrass music, Bulgarian folk music, Javanese gamelan music and dance, and gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Supartha, I Gst. Agung Ngurah - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1992 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1992

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of Puerto Rican folk music; Tennesse old-time music; folk music from Veracruz, Mexico; dances of the Tewa Indians from the Santa Clara Pueblo; Irish folk dance and music; gospel music; and bluegrass music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April ...

    • Contributor: Blizard, Ralph - Jamison, Phil - Long, Donna - Mulvihill, Brendan - Lilly, Everett - Wick, Regan - Harte, Frank - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1994 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1994

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of Tibetan sacred music and dance; Tamburitza music from the Balkan Peninsula; Iroquois music; African American rhythm and blues quartet singing; gospel brass band music; bluegrass music; and Cuban mambo music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September ...

    • Contributor: McLaughlin, David - Crowe, Josh - Cachao - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1993 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1993

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of North Indian Bengali music; Jamaican music; African American gospel quartets and choral music; Irish folk dance and music; bluegrass music; African American hand dancing; and Andean music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September 1993.

    • Contributor: Briscoe, Erald - Doherty, Tom - Hubbard, Samuel O. - Moloney, Mick - Wick, Regan - Simpson Curenton, Evelyn - Blackwell, Lucien - Friedland, Lee Ellen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1984 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1984

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of bluegrass music from Ohio, blues music and African American a capella doo-wop from Washington, D.C., folk music from Bengal, India; Japanese music from Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rican cuatro and salsa music from Washington, D.C. recorded live at the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, in concerts from May through ...

    • Contributor: Edwards, Archie - Lawson, Doyle - Molton, Flora - Toro, Yomo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 10 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Carroll, Andrea
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-00-00
  • Conversation with 14 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Hawkins, Tajuana
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-07-25
  • Conversation with 11 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Scott, Phyllis Marie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-10-30
  • Conversation with 16 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Ward, Charles
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-06-03
  • 1986 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1986

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and color slides documenting the performance of bluegrass music, blues music, Armenian music, Senegalese music and dance, Irish music, country music, gospel music, Chinese traditional music and modern compositions, Caribbean music, and Polish music and dance celebrating the Harvest Festival from several regions in Poland. Most concerts were recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas ...

    • Contributor: Berline, Byron - Crary, Dan - Hickman, John - Liang, David Mingyue - Pan, Huizhu - Yeh, Chen Feng - Tang, Liangshan - Jackson, John - Jackson, James - Sarkisian, Leo - Kouyate, Djimo - Williams Jones, Pearl - Brzostowski, Tom
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1985

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of African American Piedmont blues music; music of the Andes; bluegrass music; Scottish harp music and Gaelic songs; Omaha Indian music and dance; Spanish flamenco music and dance, and African American gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through October ...

    • Contributor: Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Hastings, Dennis - Kinnaird, Alison - Primrose, Christine - Martínez, Ana
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The Capital Pool Checkers Club: Tradition, Competition & Community in Washington DC

    Ethnographic photographer Peggy Fleming spent three years photographing and interviewing the members of Washington's Capital Pool Checkers Club. Her resulting study, "Crown Me!" (2010), documents more than an interesting recreational club: it highlights a special place in the urban landscape where a group of men come together to share their personal memories, recall the history of their beloved city and create community. Fleming is ...

    • Contributor: Fleming, Peggy
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-03-18
  • 1988 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1988

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of old-time music from the Cumberland Plateau, Irish folk music and dance, bluegrass music, Piedmont blues music, Vietnamese music, mariachi music, and gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress. Concerts were sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the National ...

    • Contributor: Egan, Seamus - Moloney, Mick - Harney, Liam - Lewis, Laurie - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Nguyễn, Đình Nghĩa - Gore, Linda
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 22 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Rich, Ronald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-07-10
  • Conversation with 31 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Wingfield, Frances
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1969-01-00
  • Conversation with 19 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Hood, Jerry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-05-14
  • Conversation with 24 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Taylor, Brenda
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-08-03
  • 1990 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1990

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and moving images documenting the performance of bluegrass music, klezmer music, Hungarian folk dance and music, Piedmont blues music, gospel music, and Afro-Cuban music and dance recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - Cephas, John - Wiggins, Phil - Jabbour, Alan - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    1993 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    April 15, 1993 concert co-sponsored by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Photographs include negatives, black and white contact sheets (458 images), internegatives, photographic prints, and color slides (132) taken by photographers Jim Higgins, Yusef El-Amin, and David A. Taylor. Audio cassettes numbered AFC 1993/002:SR4-5, 7-8, 10-11, 13-14 were recorded simultaneously with sound tape reels, 10 in. Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1993
  • 1987 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1987

    Manuscript materials, sound recordings, photographs, and slides documenting performances of bluegrass music; music and dance from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; Afghan and Iranian traditional music; steel band music; gospel music; and Pan-Andean music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, at concerts from April through September 1987, sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the ...

    • Contributor: Chiasson Cormier, Hilda - Holland, Jerry - Johnson, Mattie - Macisaac, Dave - Shabtaie, Rahmatollah - Arif, Mohammed (Musician)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Thompson, Alfred
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-04-18
  • Conversation with 24 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Sampson, Melvin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-05-22
  • Conversation with 12 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcription)

    • Contributor: Fasold, Ralph W. - Postell, Lynne
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968-00-00