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Higgs, Robert J., 1932-2015

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Appalachian Literature: The Adult and the Child Course Collection

 Collection — other: Box 1
Identifier: 500-AppMs 408
Arrangement The audiotapes are arranged chronologically.
Dates: June 4-24, 1992

Thomas G. Burton and Thomas F. Headley Tapes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-227
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of the materials generated during the production of Thomas Burton’s and Thomas Headley’s three documentaries: Carson Springs: A Decade Later (1983), Following the Signs: A Way of Conflict (1987), and Traditional Springs: Violence in the South (1985). The collection documents the religious practices of two Pentecostal-Holiness churches in Cocke County, Tennessee: the Holiness Church of God in Jesus Name in Carson Springs and the Jesus Christ Apostolic Church...
Dates: 1973, 1983-1987 and undated

WCYB-TV 5 Collection

 Collection — other: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: AppMs-455
Scope and Contents The WCYB-TV 5 Collection consists of videotapes on topics relating to the history and culture of the Southern Appalachian region. The recordings resulted from the WCYB-TV series,"Project Family," which aired early to mid 1990s. According to Wallace, the purpose of the series was to focus on faith, education, and the region, including important people of the southern Appalachian Region. The recordings feature important regional musicians such as Doc Watson, Benny Sims, the Wallin Brothers, and...
Dates: 1967-1997

WSJK-TV Programs

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-89
Scope and Contents The WSJK-TV Collection consists of fifteen (15) videotapes of television programs that focus on the history and culture of East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia and western North Carolina. Most were produced for Outlook which, acccording to the introduction to the panel with Jesse Stuart, was a "special program designed to bring you happenings in and around East Tennessee."
Dates: 1971-1980, undated