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  • Woodie Guthrie: My Father, My Partner

    Nora Guthrie recounted her early recollections of family life (which include family gatherings and hootenannies with musicians close to the family), her father Woody's hospitalization with Huntington's Disease, her recognition of her father's growing mythology among artists in the 1960s folk music revival, and the gradual transition of her relationship with her father into one of professional partnership.

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Nora
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-03-29
  • Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver

    Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver perform bluegrass and gospel music from Tennessee, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Lawson, Doyle
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006-09-13
  • Empires, Multiculturalisms and Borrowed Heartsongs: What Does it Mean to Sing Russian/Mennonite Songs?

    Jonathan Dueck presented "Empires, Multiculturalisms and Borrowed Heartsongs: What Does It Mean to Sing Russian/Mennonite Songs?" as part of the Benjamin Botkin lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. As "colonists" in 19th-century Russia, Mennonites sang German diasporic choral musics and borrowed Russian choral musics; when war drove many to North America, Mennonites drew on this repertoire and borrowed new repertoires to forge ...

    • Contributor: Dueck, Jonathan
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-05-21
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    Sonny Burgess and the Pacers concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Collection of video recordings and program of a concert performed by Sonny Burgess and the Pacers, performed in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on October 18, 2006, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. This group includes performers who have been with the band since the 1950s and 1960s. Rockabilly, the merging of black rhythm 'n' blues ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006
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    Marimba Linda Xelajú concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by Marimba Linda Xelajú in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on September 15, 2010 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Marimba Linda Xelajú is a family group from Maryland who form a small marimba orchestra (Marimba Grande, with drums and electric bass) performing Guatemalan music.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
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    Place and the politics of belonging, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Debra Lattanzi Shutika in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on August 12, 2010 as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Folklorist Debra Lattanzi Shutika discusses how immigration changes the lives of the long-term population as well as their immigrant neighbors based upon her research on ...

    • Contributor: Lattanzi Shutika, Debra
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
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    Reclaiming lost languages the Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Leanne Hinton in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on June 16, 2011, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The national Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages funded by the National Science Foundation's Documenting Endangered Languages program was held in Washington, D.C. in ...

    • Contributor: Hinton, Leanne
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011
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    Harmonia concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 11, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Harmonia presents traditional folk music of Eastern Europe, ranging from the Danube to the Carpathians. Its repertoire reflects the cultures of this region: Hungarian, Slovak, Ukrainian, Romanian, Croatian, and Roma (Gypsy). ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2013
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    Tzvetelina Dosseva Weiner, Valeri Georgiev, and Varol Saatcıoğlu concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on March 5, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2014
  • September 12, 2001, new vocabulary ground zero, the pile, suicide hijackers, missing ... /

    1 manuscript (digital print) : inkjet, b&w.

    • Contributor: Johnson, Liz (Elizabeth R.) - Johnson, Liz
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2001
  • The Zionaires

    The Zionaires perform gospel music from Maryland and Delaware, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: The Zionaires
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-07-24
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    Der französische Conseil d'Etat als höchstes Verwaltungsgericht und oberste Verwaltungsbehörde : seine Entwicklung und heutige Stellung / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Univ. Augsburg, 2006. Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-281)

    • Contributor: Pause, Jérôme.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2008
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    Die Kirchensteuer versus Trennung von Staat und Kirche : eine Analyse verfassungs- und steuerrechtlicher Aspekte unter spezieller Berücksichtigung des Besonderen Kirchgeldes / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Univ. Hamburg, 2007. Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-126)

    • Contributor: Schoppe, Stephan A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2008
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    Newslore : contemporary folklore on the internet, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Russell Frank defines newslore as folklore that comments on, and therefore requires knowledge of, current events. Newslore takes multiple forms: jokes; urban legends; digitally altered photographs; mock news stories; press releases or interoffice memoranda; parodies of songs, poems, political and commercial advertisements and movie previews and posters; still or animated cartoons and short live-action films. In this lecture, Russell Franks talks about his book: ...

    • Contributor: Frank, Russell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011
  • Marce Lacouture with David Greely and Kristi Guillory: Cajun Music from Louisiana

    Marce Lacouture, David Greely, and Kristi Guillory perform traditional Cajun music at the Library of Congress. This concert is part of the Homegrown Concert Series, presented by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Lacouture, Marce
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-06-23
  • Hoop Dances by Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner

    Two first place World Hoop Dance Champions have joined together to model and dance a vision of male and female balance, harmony and respect as traditionally practiced by their ancestors. Dallas Chief Eagle, Rosebud Sioux tribal member, and Jasmine Pickner of the Crow Creek Sioux tribe are both world-traveled hoop dancers. They performed as part of the American Folklife Center's Homegrown Concert Series.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-11-15
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    Francis McPeake family concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by the McPeake Family from Belfast, Northern Ireland, in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on May 16, 2007 as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Programme sponsored by the American Folklife Center and the Department of Culture, Arts, and Leisure, Northern Ireland; Arts Council of Northern Ireland; and the Northern Ireland Bureau. ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007
  • Negrura Peruana

    Negrura Peruana perform Afro-Peruvian music and dance from Connecticut, another in the Homegrown 2005 Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Peruana, Negrura
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2005-10-12
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    Robert Shafer, Robin Kessinger, and Bobby Taylor concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 16, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. traditional musicians, have played together over many years at various musical events in the Valley and throughout West Virginia. Musicians from Kanawha County, West Virginia, influenced by Clark Kessinger, a world ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012
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    Kalanidhi Dance : traditional Kuchipudi dance from Maryland, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a dance concert, Kalanidhi dance: traditional Kuchipudi dance from Maryland, held in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on August 14, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Kuchipudi, one of India's seven main classical dance styles, combines fast rhythms with fluid movements, creating a blend of control and abandon, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2013
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    Amuma Says No concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Digital sound recordings, video recordings, and photographs documenting a concert performed by the Basque band, Amumu Says No, in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 14, 2010 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Songs sung in the Basque language, Euskara, accompanied by trikitixa -- button accordion and tambourine -- with electric guitar, drums, folk percussion, ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010
  • James "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman

    James "Super Chikan" Johnson and Richard Christman perform blues guitar from Mississippi, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Johnson , James "Super Chikan"
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006-05-23
  • Celebrating the Acquisition of the NCTA Collection

    Barry Bergey, with the National Endowment for the Arts moderates a group of panelists who discuss the significance and highlights of the NCTA Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-09-11
  • The Two Worlds of the Pennsylvania Dutch

    The Pennsylvania Dutch culture, which is now over three centuries old and still evolving, is an American hybrid creation put together from Continental Europe, British Isles, and American building blocks in Southeastern Pennsylvania. While this culture is a unit linguistically, and in most other ways, it is divided down the middle by religion. The "two worlds" are those of the "Plain Dutch"--Amish, Mennonites, and ...

    • Contributor: Yoder, Don
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011-05-05
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    The two worlds of the Pennsylvania Dutch, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by professor Don Yoder in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on May 5, 2011, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In an illustrated lecture, Dr. Yoder discusses the common culture and language of rural, small town Pennsylvania Dutch communities and the history of differences between ...

    • Contributor: Yoder, Don
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011