Collection Items

  • Biography
    Alice Cunningham Fletcher (1838-1923) Biography. Omaha Indian Music (American Memory)
    • Contributor: Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham)
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    Stetson Kennedy (1911-2011) Biography. A founding member and past president of the Florida Folklore Society, Kennedy is a recipient of the Florida Folk Heritage Award and the Florida Governor's Heartland Award.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson
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    John Avery Lomax (1867-1948) Biography. Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (American Memory)
    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
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    Alan Lomax (1915-2002) Biography. Resources
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    Charles Lafayette Todd (1911-2004) Biography. Voices from the Dust Bowl: The Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Worker Collection (American Memory).
    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L.
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    Robert Sonkin (1911-1980) Biography. Voices from the Dust Bowl: The Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Worker Collection (American Memory).
    • Contributor: Sonkin, Robert
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    Willis Laurence James (1900-1966) Biography. Library of Congress/Fisk University Mississippi Delta Collection (AFC 1941/002) (finding aid to the collection).
    • Contributor: James, Willis
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    Lewis Wade Jones (1910-1979) Biography. Library of Congress/Fisk University Mississippi Delta Collection (AFC 1941/002) (finding aid to the collection).
    • Contributor: Jones, Lewis Wade
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    John Wesley Work, III (1901-1967) Biography. Resources
    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley)
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    Robert Winslow Gordon (1888-1961) Biography. Kodish, Debora G. "Good Friends and Bad Enemies": Robert Winslow Gordon and the Study of American Folksong. University of Illinois Press, 1986.
    • Contributor: Gordon, Robert Winslow
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    Juan Bautista Rael (1900-1993) Biography. Hispano Music and Culture of the Northern Rio Grande: The Juan B. Rael Collection (American Memory).
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    Captain Pearl R. Nye (1872-1950) Biography. Captain Pearl R. Nye: Life on the Ohio and Erie Canal (American Memory).
    • Contributor: Nye, Pearl R.
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    Margaret MacArthur (1928-2006) Biography. Margaret's dedication and devotion to the lyrical ballad has led to her role as a seminal figure in Vermont's traditional music scene. She has participated as collector, as teacher, and as performer at family gatherings, coffee houses, community events, and festival s, both small and large. Over the years the recognition has snowballed -- from the nation's capital, a performance at the Kennedy...
    • Contributor: Macarthur, Margaret
  • Biography
    Ruby Terrill Lomax (1886-1961) Biography. Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (American Memory)
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    Vera Hall (1902-1964) Biography. Hall died in January 1964 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
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    Woody Guthrie Biography. Resources
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    Edward Alexander MacDowell (1860-1908) Biography. MacDowell, Marian. Random Notes on Edward MacDowell and his Music. Boston: Arthur P. Schmidt and Co., 1950.