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  • February 4, 1941, letter from Alan Lomax to H.M. Bond

    • Contributor: Bond, Horace Mann - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-02-04

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  • My mother was a lady [textual transcription]

    Textual song transcription. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In English. 1 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Conversation with 16 year old black female, Detroit, Michigan (Transcript)

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Shuy, Roger
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1967-00-00

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  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2653

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-16

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  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2619

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-04-29

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  • Shady Grove

    • Contributor: Allen, Vernon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1940-00-00
  • Menino Jesus a Lapa [textual and melodic transcriptions]

    Portuguese textual and melodic transcriptions of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 1 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Then hurrah for home! [textual and melodic transcriptions]

    Textual and melodic transcriptions of song. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. 2 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bold Jack Donahue

    • Contributor: Davis, O. C. "Cotton"
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1940-00-00

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  • Rosie Stewart in Concert

    Rosie Stewart, a singer from Co. Fermanagh in Ireland, performed in concert, including "Adieu to Lovely Garrison," as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program at the Library of Congress co-sponsored by the American Folklife Center and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland.

    • Contributor: Stewart, Rosie
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-05-09
  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2675

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-22

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  • Lady Leroy [textual and melodic transcriptions]

    Two textual song transcriptions of "Lady Leroy" and four textual and one melodic song transcriptions of "The Lady Del Roy" [first line: The sun had just risen and shone o'er the plain], sung by George Vinton Graham. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In English. 10 p.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Letter from John A. Lomax to Harold Spivacke

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-04-14

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  • Catalog Record

    Do all Indians live in tipis? and other compelling questions for education, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Edwin Schupman in the Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, on August 5, 2008, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Edwin Schupman, citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma, is an education materials developer at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). He discusses countering ...

    • Contributor: Schupman, Edwin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008
  • Passing for Traditional: The New Lost City Ramblers and Folk Music Authenticity

    The New Lost City Ramblers were pioneers in the old-time music revival that paralleled the great folk music boom of the 1960s. Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley (later replaced by Tracy Schwarz) were city-born and suburban-bred folk musicians who specialized in recreating the sounds of rural southern stringband and early bluegrass music at a time when the folk music scene was dominated ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Ray
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2011-09-08
  • Letter from Pearl R. Nye to Alan Lomax, April 12, 1942

    • Contributor: Nye, Pearl R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1942-04-12
  • The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-American Cultural Renaissance (Day 2, morning)

    Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 2, morning)

    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2012-09-07
  • I'd Rather Not be on Relief

    • Contributor: Hunter, Lester
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1938-00-00

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  • Girl I Left Behind Me, The

    • Contributor: Pipkin, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Kay-O-Kime

    • Contributor: Hudson, Patricia
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Catalog Record

    Decoration day in the mountains, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Alan Jabbour and Karen Singer Jabbour in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on July 7, 2011, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Decoration Day is a late spring or summer tradition that involves cleaning community cemeteries, decorating them with flowers, holding religious services in ...

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    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
  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2671

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-21

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  • Letter from John A. Lomax to Harold Spivacke

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-02-04

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  • Catalog Record

    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