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    Coal River Folklife Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Coal River Folklife Project is an ethnographic field project documenting traditional customs and land use in the mountains of southern West Virginia's Big Coal River Valley from 1992 to 1999 conducted ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992
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    Anne and Frank Warner collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Due to their limited budget for equipment and supplies, the Warners sometimes recorded only a portion of a song; the remainder was transcribed by Anne Warner. Sound recordings numbered: AFS 15261-15384; AFS ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938
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    Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection consists of sound recordings, video recordings, photographs, manuscripts, sheet music, printed ephemera, artifacts, administrative records, and ethnographers' field notes related to the 1978 Blue Ridge Parkway Project field survey, conducted ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1977
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    Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection consists of sound recordings, video recordings, photographs, manuscripts, sheet music, printed ephemera, artifacts, administrative records, and ethnographers' field notes related to the 1978 Blue Ridge Parkway Project field survey, conducted ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1977
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    "I love ta plow!" : the role of traditional farm women in Peytonsburg, Kentucky, Catalog Record Only

    Thesis (M.A.)--Western Kentucky University, 1976. Bibliography: p. 65. Typescript (photocopy) Duplication may be governed by copyright and other restrictions. Purchase; 1979. vii, 65 leaves : ill.

    • Contributor: White, Linda C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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    Jeff Todd Titon collection, Catalog Record Only

    In process; additional materials will be received at a future date. Collection of field recordings and related documentation of various projects including hymns recorded in 1977 and 1978 at the Fellowship Independent ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968
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    National Council for the Traditional Arts (NCTA) collection. Catalog Record Only

    In process. Various performers. Recorded primarily at National Folk Festivals beginning with the 33rd festival in 1971 at various locations. Collection of concert and workshop recordings of events at the National Folk ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971
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    Carl Fleischhauer collection on Melvin Wine and other performers Catalog Record Only

    Various performers including Melvin Wine, fiddle; Kelley Basich (his granddaughter, age 11), vocals; Grafton Wine, guitar, mandolin; Denzil Wine, mandolin, guitar; Tom Conley, guitar; Elmer Wine, banjo; hymns sung by Jerry Wine, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1973
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    Carter Family tribute collection, Catalog Record Only

    Dale Jett; Deborah Jean Sheets; Linda Lay; David Lay. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm on September 20, 2005. Collection includes sound ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2005
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    The Carter family : traditional sources for song, Catalog Record Only

    Analysis of sources in popular and folk music for songs performed by the Carter Family of Maces Springs, Virginia, and based, in part, on interviews with Janette Carter and others. Thesis (M.A.)--Western ...

    • Contributor: Bulger, Peggy A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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    Eleanor Jean Bonar collection of songs from Iowa and Kentucky, Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript collection comprising texts of ballads, folksongs, popular songs, and poetry collected from family members (especially the Bonar-Batchelder family), friends, high school students, and published sources. Many are from the Appalachian Region; ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1853
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    Vintage fiddling in eastern Kentucky collection, Catalog Record Only

    Various performers speaking and performing on fiddle and guitar. The "Vintage Fiddling in Eastern Kentucky" oral history project was conducted by Marynell Young from 1984-1986 with support from the Appalachian Development Center, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1984
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    National Federation of Music Clubs archive of American folk music, Catalog Record Only

    Folk music collectors from various states who contributed folk music from the state and regional branches of the National Federation of Music Clubs include Carolyn Ernst Payne from Idaho; Edith Fitzpatrick James ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1952
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    Stanley Hicks, Appalachian dulcimer player : individual creativity and community tradition / Catalog Record Only

    Thesis (M.A.)--University of Maryland, 1985. Includes bibliographical references (leaves 244-266). Discography: leaf 266. Typescript. iv, 266 leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Long, Lucy M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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    Charles Faulkner Bryan : Tennessee educator and musician / Catalog Record Only

    Typescript (photocopy) Thesis (M.S.)--University of Tennessee, 1965. Includes bibliographical references (leaves 162-167). Appendices include an article, The Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer, by Charles Faulkner Bryan (1954) and the libretto for The Bell Witch, ...

    • Contributor: King, Carl Darlington
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1965
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    Isabel Gordon Carter collection, Catalog Record Only

    Photographs include Bob DeHart family in front of their cabin near Bryson City, North Carolina and a photograph of camp equipment and car belonging to Horace Kephart, taken by I. K. Stearns, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1921
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    Olive Dame Campbell recording collection, Catalog Record Only

    Sound recording of Olive Dame Campbell speaking and singing, dated December 28, 1945 and recorded at an unknown location, talking about her early work as a folksong collector. She remembers the first ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1945
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    Eleanor Dickinson collection, Catalog Record Only

    Sound recordings were duplicated by the Library of Congress in several accessions and the originals were returned to Eleanor Dickinson. Eleanor Creekmore Dickinson was born in 1931 and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1968
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    Jean Ritchie and George Pickow collection, Catalog Record Only

    In process, materials are unavailable for research. Papers, sound recordings, film, video, and photographs created by and documenting the careers of folksinger and folklorist, Jean Ritchie and her husband, photographer and filmmaker, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1940
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    Sugar in the gourd : music from the mountains / Catalog Record Only

    Franklin George, banjo; Joe Dobbs, fiddle; Dennis Dobbs, guitar, banjo; Sally Sublette, vocals, autoharp; Mary Faith Rhoads, hammered dulcimer; Kelton Roten, fiddle. Four 28 min. programs from the television series, "Sugar in ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1978