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Audio Recording Mixed mesophytic forest composition.

Mixed mesophytic forest composition.

About this Item


  • Mixed mesophytic forest composition.


  • Bongalis, Mae (Interviewee)
  • Hufford, Mary, 1952- (Interviewer)

Created / Published

  • December 15, 1994


  • -  Ladies slippers (Cypripedium reginae)
  • -  Oak (Quercus sp.)
  • -  Tulip poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera)
  • -  Buckeye (Aeschylus octandra)
  • -  Poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera)
  • -  Maple (Acer sp.)
  • -  Beech (Fagus grandifolia)
  • -  Walnut (Juglans nigra)
  • -  Hickory (Carya sp.)
  • -  Azaleas, Wild
  • -  "Honeysuckles"
  • -  Pine
  • -  Hardwoods
  • -  Ash (Fraxinus sp.)
  • -  Chestnut (Castanea sp.)
  • -  Ladies moccasins (Cypripedium calceolus)
  • -  Softwood
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Interviews
  • -  West Virginia -- Raleigh County -- Naoma


  • Ethnography
  • Interviews

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1999/008: CRF-MH-A037

Source Collection

  • Coal River Folklife Collection (AFC 1999/008)


  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio

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Credit line

Coal River Folklife Project collection (AFC 1999/008), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Bongalis, Mae, and Mary Hufford. Mixed Mesophytic Forest Composition. 1994. Audio.

APA citation style:

Bongalis, M. & Hufford, M. (1994) Mixed Mesophytic Forest Composition. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Bongalis, Mae, and Mary Hufford. Mixed Mesophytic Forest Composition. 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.