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    Folklore and seeing : photographs from Cummins Prison, 1915-2010, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Bruce Jackson, speaker. Recorded in Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on March 25, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Bruce Jackson is SUNY distinguished professor and James Agee ...

    • Contributor: Jackson, Bruce
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010
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    The lore of America's coal miners : a fresh look at the George Korson collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture Series" Angus K. Gillespie, speaker. Recorded in Dining Room A, James Madison Building, Library of Congress, on September 20, 2004. Lecture about journalist and folklorist George Korson (1899-1967) ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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    Yodel-ay-ee-oooo : the secret history of yodeling around the world, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Bart Plantenga, speaker; Randy Erwin, vocals; Cathy Fink, vocals; and Marcy Marxer, vocals. Recorded in the Mumford Room, James Madison Building, Library of Congress, 6:00 p.m. on April 27, 2004. Lecture based ...

    • Contributor: Plantenga, Bart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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    Crafting change : African American folk artists and the civil rights movement, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Patricia A. Turner, speaker. Recorded in the Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on June 26, 2012 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Patricia A.Turner is the Vice Provost of Undergraduate Education ...

    • Contributor: Turner, Patricia A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
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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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    American Dialect Society collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Sound recordings made between 1931-1937 to document American English dialects, mostly from New England and eastern Canada, for a proposed Linguistic Atlas of the United States and Canada. Most informants were elderly ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1931
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    Legends and legacies : an American Folklife Center celebration of public folklore concert and symposium, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Concert on Thursday, September 10, 2009 featured performers Jerry Douglas, Dobro resonator guitar; Josh Dukes, flute and multiple instruments; Billy McComiskey, accordion; Tom Mauchahty-Ware, vocals, flute; Mick Moloney, vocals, banjo; Brendan Mulvihill, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013
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    David Dunaway collection Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open collection, additional accruals expected. The collection consists of sound recordings of interviews, with transcripts, conducted by David Dunaway with folk music performer Pete Seeger from 1976 to 1983, plus additional interviews ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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    David Dunaway collection Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open collection, additional accruals expected. The collection consists of sound recordings of interviews, with transcripts, conducted by David Dunaway with folk music performer Pete Seeger from 1976 to 1983, plus additional interviews ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1976
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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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    Cultural democracy in a time of diminished resources, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Bau Graves, speaker. Recorded in the Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on July 22, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. James "Bau" Graves is an American musician, ethnomusicologist, ...

    • Contributor: Graves, James Bau
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010
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    Giving a voice to sorrow : creative responses to death, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "The Ben Botkin Folklife Lecture Series" Ilana Harlow, speaker. Recorded in Dining Room A, James Madison Building, Library of Congress, on March 23, 2004 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Illustrated lecture on ...

    • Contributor: Harlow, Ilana Beth
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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    Eloise Hubbard Linscott collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Some sound discs in this collection are in bad condition, broken, or are poor quality recordings. Eloise Hubbard Linscott (1897-1978) was born Eloise Barrett Hubbard and raised in Taunton, Massachusetts with her ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1932
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    W. Dean Edwards collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection includes manuscripts, photographs, sound recordings, and videotapes which document the activities from 1946 to 2002 of a traditional American square and contra dance group, the Fun Finders, from Colorado Springs, Colorado. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1946
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    Writing archives / crafting order : a critique on the longstanding archival practices of arrangement and description / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Thesis (M.A.)--University of Kansas, 2009; Museum Studies with focus in American Studies. Includes bibliographical references: p. 73-75. Duplication may be governed by copyright and other restrictions. Bertram Lyons; Donation; 2011. 145 p.

    • Contributor: Lyons, Bertram
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009
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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 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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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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    Civil Rights History Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open collection, in process; additional accruals are expected. On May 12, 2009, the U. S. Congress authorized a national initiative by passing The Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 (Public Law ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010
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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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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble oral history, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ethel Raim, Michael Alpert, Pete Rushefsky and Jake Shulman-Ment, speakers. Recorded in the Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on June 25, 2013. Oral history discussion and interview with the four members ...

    • Contributor: An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013