Manuscript/Mixed Material Letter from Carita Doggett Corse to John A. Lomax, July 9, 1937
About this Item
- Letter from Carita Doggett Corse to John A. Lomax, July 9, 1937
- Corse, Carita Doggett, b. 1892 (Author)
- - Correspondence
- - Dr. Carita Doggett Corse, state director of the Florida Federal Writers' Project, has some interesting leads to Minorcan songs in St. Augustine and Negro songs in phosphate and turpentine camps, and will send John A. Lomax, honorary consultant and curator of the Archive of American Folk Song, Library of Congress [and national consultant of folklore for the Federal Writers' Project], a list of songs if he would like to visit later in the summer.
- Manuscript: 1 p.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Carita Doggett Corse Correspondence File
- Carita Doggett Corse corresp. File
- American Folklife Center
- online text
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Chicago citation style:
Corse, Carita Doggett, B. 1892. Letter from Carita Doggett Corse to John A. Lomax, July 9. 1937. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000385/.
APA citation style:
Corse, C. D. (1937) Letter from Carita Doggett Corse to John A. Lomax, July 9. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000385/.
MLA citation style:
Corse, Carita Doggett, B. 1892. Letter from Carita Doggett Corse to John A. Lomax, July 9. 1937. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000385/>.