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    StoryCorps collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "StoryCorps is a national project to instruct and inspire people to record one another's stories in sound....StoryCorps is modeled -- in spirit and in scope -- after the Works Progress Administration (WPA) ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2003
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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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    Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin migrant workers collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Recordings were made with equipment loaned by the Archive of American Folk Song, Library of Congress. Various performers including Lum Wilson "Bill" Jackson, Myra Pipkin, Frank Pipkin, the King family, Russ Pike, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939
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    'If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews' : Irish and Jewish influences on the music of vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Mick Moloney, speaker. Recorded in Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on December 1, 2009 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording of a lecture delivered by Mick Moloney in ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009
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    Irish Arts Center annual Irish music festival programs, Catalog Record Only

    An Claidheamh Soluis/The Irish Arts Center presented annual traditional Irish musical festivals at the Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, N.Y. beginning in 1982. Donation of two copies each of five program ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1982
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    Dance Theater of Nepal collection, Catalog Record Only

    Founded as the Raj Kapoor Ensemble in 1996 in New York City by Raj Kapoor and Sherry Onna Handlin, the Dance Theater of Nepal is dedicated to the instruction, presentation, and preservation ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996
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    George Edwards, Catskill folksinger / Catalog Record Only

    A thesis submitted to the Faculty of the State University of New York College at Oneonta at its Cooperstown Graduate Program in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master ...

    • Contributor: Kimball, Marilyn
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1966
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Ethel Raim, vocals; Michael Alpert, vocals; Pete Rushefsky, hammered dulcimer; and Jake Shulman-Ment; violin. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    Seward Park High School "Our Neighborhood" collection, Catalog Record Only

    A collection of family oral histories, recipes, and descriptions of foodways compiled by students of Seward Park High School, New York, N.Y., with the assistance of Jessica Siegel and Bruce Baskind, the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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    I'd still be Puerto Rican, even if born on the moon : documenting Puerto Rican migration and community through the arts, Catalog Record Only

    Elena Martínez, speaker; Betsy Peterson, introduction. Recorded in the Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on August 8, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Elena Martínez, anthropologist and folklorist ...

    • Contributor: Martínez, Elena
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    If I'd been Polish, I guess I'd be playing polkas : an examination of the social contexts of traditional Irish music in Rochester, New York, Catalog Record Only

    Thesis (M.A.)--Western Kentucky University, 1976. Bibliography: p. 82-86; discography: p. 87-89. The session and the feis are described as the most important social contexts for Irish music in Rochester, New York. The ...

    • Contributor: Stoner, George Michael
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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    Music in the mountains : the Irish Catskills and traditional music / Catalog Record Only

    Typescript. Thesis (M.A.)--New York University, 2008. Bibliography: leaves 79-81. Duplication may be governed by copyright and other restrictions. Brendan Dolan; Donation; 2011. 84 leaves : ill.

    • Contributor: Dolan, Brendan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2008
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    Jewish folk song, Ben Stonehill, and the Hotel Marseilles : collecting cultural treasures in a post-WWII New York lobby / Catalog Record Only

    Miriam Isaacs, speaker. Recorded in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on November 13, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. As a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife ...

    • Contributor: Isaacs, Miriam
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    Stable views -- voices and stories from the thoroughbred racetrack : Archie Green Fellows Project, 2012-2013. Catalog Record Only

    In process. Various interviewees including Cleveland Johnson and Lorna Chavez. Recorded at various locations. Collection of interviews of people employed in thoroughbred horse racing, for example -- trainers, grooms, exercise riders, hot-walkers, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
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    Heritage and horizons : a New York state 4-H program collection, Catalog Record Only

    Leader's guides and other publications in the "Heritage and Horizons" series of projects and activities based on the history, folklife and folklore of New York State. The materials were developed and coordinated ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1975
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    New York Pinewoods Folk Music Club collection, Catalog Record Only

    In process. Various performers including Peter Bellamy, Bothy Band, Oscar Brand, Bob Coltman, Michael Cooney, John Fahey, Joe Hickerson, Bessie Jones, Norman Kennedy, Lou Killen, Sally Killen, Louisiana Aces, Margaret McArthur, Ethel ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1971
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    Robert M. Fleck collection, Catalog Record Only

    Collection includes correspondence from Robert M. Fleck to American Folklife Center director, Alan Jabbour, regarding Fleck's research on dulcimer players who accompanied old time square dances. Correspondence is accompanied by a sound ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1977
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    Henry Sapoznik collection, Catalog Record Only

    Henry Sapoznik was born in Brooklyn, New York City, in 1953. He is an author; record and radio producer; and scholar and performer of klezmer music. He directs the Mayrent Institute for ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1920
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    Caffè̀ Lena collection, Catalog Record Only

    In process. Various performers including Utah Phillips, Rosalie Sorrells, Margaret MacArthur, Hedy West, Arlo Guthrie, and many others. Collection of audio recordings, digital audio files, video recordings, film, photographs, and papers documenting ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1960
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    Simon Bronner collection, Catalog Record Only

    In process. Field recordings and interviews of various performers and speakers including Larry Johnson, Jim Brewer, Pink Anderson, John Miller, Sam Chatmon, Eddie Frieson, Walter Phelps, Ethel Phelps, Joe Thompson, Daniel Womack, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1973
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble concert collection, Catalog Record Only

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Ethel Raim, vocals; Michael Alpert, vocals; Pete Rushefsky, hammered dulcimer; and Jake Shulman-Ment; violin. Recorded in the Coolidge Auditorium, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    Jewish folk song, Ben Stonehill, and the Hotel Marseilles : collecting cultural treasures in a post-WWII New York lobby / Catalog Record Only

    Miriam Isaacs, speaker. Recorded in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on November 13, 2013 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. As a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife ...

    • Contributor: Isaacs, Miriam
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013