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    Reverb concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Program: We're marching on to freedom land -- Lift every voice and sing -- Ain't going to let nobody turn me round -- Oh freedom -- I woke up this morning with my mind on freedom -- Dog, dog -- Live for my Jesus evermore -- Tuskeegee airmen -- Nubian man -- Buffalo soldier -- In this ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
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    1985 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Photographs include negatives, black and white contact sheets, internegatives, photographic prints, and color slides taken by John T. Gibbs, Reid S. Baker, and unidentified photographers. 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 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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    Reverb concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Program: We're marching on to freedom land -- Lift every voice and sing -- Ain't going to let nobody turn me round -- Oh freedom -- I woke up this morning with my mind on freedom -- Dog, dog -- Live for my Jesus evermore -- Tuskeegee airmen -- Nubian man -- Buffalo soldier -- In this ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    Elizabeth Atwood and Catherine Walker collection of black children's chants, Catalog Record Only

    Black children's chanted cheers, ring games, clapping/rhyming songs, jump rope rhymes and related songs all by first, second, third, and sixth grade girls of the Brightwood School, Washington, D.C.; also an interview with school librarian Jean Alexander concerning these. Recorded in October 1976 by Elizabeth Atwood and Catherine Walker. Collection includes an academic paper, "The chants and cheers of charming children," (20 p.) with ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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    Children's oral tradition : an historical study of the transmission of playground rhymes in Washington, D.C., 1886-1973 / Catalog Record Only

    Unpublished paper for a course on Language in Culture which includes a section on transmission of playground rhymes in Washington, D.C., with texts of the rhymes collected during Jean Alexander's fieldwork at the Peabody and Brightwood schools and other locations in the District of Columbia, 1969-1973. Children's oral tradition: an historical study of the transmission of playground rhymes in Washington, D.C., 1886-1973 by Jean ...

    • Contributor: Alexander, Jean
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1973
  • Catalog Record

    Warner Williams and Jay Summerour concert and interview collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Capital Roots, traditional and vernacular music and dance from the Washington metropolitan area. A part of 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music." Photographs of Neptune Plaza concert performance taken by James Hardin; two additional photographic prints of the performers taken by Joe Wilson. Warner Williams, guitar, vocals; Jay Summerour, harmonica. Concert recorded on Neptune Plaza in front of ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003
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    Peggy Fleming collection on the Capital Pool Checkers Club, Catalog Record Only

    Participants and interviewees of the Capital Pool Checkers Club include Talmadge Roberts, John Curtis, Thomas Fletcher, Oliver Griffin, George Glenn, John Henry Self, Kim Williams, Gabe Curtis Brothers, Charles Smoke, Ray Harmon, Donald Cunningham, Johnnie Coleman, Mike Weaver, Thomas Franklin Webber, Spencer Taylor, Pernell Lee, Patrick Foster, John A. Williams III, William DeShields, Fletcher Clark, Tony Simuel, James B. Dixon, Charles Covington, and Freddie ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006
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    Washington post seventh annual National Folk Festival program and note, Catalog Record Only

    Title from program cover. "Sponsored by The Washington Post Folk Festival Association"--cover. Oversize item. Washington Post newspaper program (8 p.) for the seventh annual National Folk Festival, April 25-27, 1940, held in Constitution Hall, Washington, D.C., accompanied by one page note written by Ellen Grim, who attended the festival, signed "E. Grim, 1991." The program includes lists of participants, titles performed, and historical and ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1940
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    Chuck Brown concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage and the Folklore Society of Greater Washington, in cooperation with 'I Hear America Singing,' a Library of Congress project celebrating America's music" Performance photographs by James Hardin. Chuck Brown, guitar ; and eight member band. Concert was recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. from 12-1:00 p.m., ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002
  • Catalog Record

    La presenza italiana a Washington, D.C. : genesi, consistenza, identità, Catalog Record Only

    Thesis (laurea)--Università degli studi Macerata, 2001-2002. Bibliography: p.183-191. Christina Barbara Assouad; Donation; 2003. In Italian, some interviews and documents in English. 2 v. (191, 232 leaves) : ill., col.

    • Contributor: Assouad, Christina Barbara
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002