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    Paradise Valley Folklife Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The Paradise Valley Folklife Project was initiated by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, in cooperation with the Smithsonian Institution in 1978. Directed by Howard W. Marshall, the fieldwork team included ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1978
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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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    Chinese folk art today, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture Series" Yang Xianrang, speaker. Recorded in Dining Room A, James Madison Building, Library of Congress, on January 22, 2004 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Slide lecture on the origin, development, ...

    • Contributor: Yang, Xianrang
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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    Warning of global warming? : shamanic traditions, politics, and ecological change in Siberia, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer, speaker. Recorded in Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on April 30, 2009 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009
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    Hoop Dances by Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner, dancers; Peggy A. Bulger, introduction, Andrea Graham, introduction; Stephanie Herseth Sandlin, Representative for South Dakota, speaker. Recorded in the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
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    Art Rosenbaum Georgia folklore collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    A few of the many performers are: Gordon Tanner, Neal Pattman, Joe Heaney, W. Guy Bruce, Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers, the McIntosh County Shouters, the Moving Star Hall ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1955
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    Agnes Bellinger Tlingit collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Recorded at the Alaska Folk Festival, Centennial Hall, Juneau, Alaska and in a classroom setting by KTOO-TV, Juneau, Alaska, copyright 1985. The videotaped lecture was recorded at unknown location. Collection comprises two ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1985
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    Fahnestock South Sea collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Photographs and film footage show Balinese Legong and Legong Kraton dances. Short segments of film footage show Tahitian dance, Samoan Sasa, and a women's dance in New Caledonia. Included is a copy ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939
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    Ivan Kupalo : ritual in post-Soviet Ukraine, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "The Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture Series co-sponsored by the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress" Natalie Kononenko, speaker. Recorded in Room 119, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, on ...

    • Contributor: Kononenko, Natalie O.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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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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    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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    Down in the old belt : voices from the tobacco south, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    James P. Crawford is a cultural geographer, writer, and film maker living in Roanoke, Virginia. Videorecordings and photographs of a lecture delivered byJim (James P.) Crawford in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
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    And wheat completed the cycle : flour mills, social memory, and vernacular culture in Sonora, Mexico, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Maribel Alvarez, speaker. Recorded in the Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building, Library of Congress on April 21, 2010 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Maribel Alvarez holds a dual appointment as Assistant ...

    • Contributor: Alvarez, Maribel L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010
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    There's more that unites than divides us, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Introductions by Peggy A. Bulger, director, American Folklife Center, and Philip Hammond, Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure, Northern Ireland; Gary Hastings, speaker, flute; Brian Mullen, speaker, vocals. Recorded in the Mumford ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
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    Flory Jagoda concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    "Cosponsored with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage." Flory Jagoda, vocals, guitar; percussion; Susan Gaeta, guitar, vocals; Howard Bass, guitar and introduction; and Tina Chancey, bowed stringed instruments, recorder; Peggy A. Bulger, introduction. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007
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    Rhode Island Folklife Project collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    The collection is open for research; access to some collection materials is restricted, some or all content is stored offsite. Before requesting collection materials please contact the Folklife Reading Room at 202-707-5510 ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1979
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    Joel Martin Halpern collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection is comprised of manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, videorecordings, and published and unpublished academic articles related to the Halperns' anthropological field work in the Balkans, primarily among the Serbs; and among Laotian, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1950
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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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    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