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Melanie L. Sovine and Sue Smith Collection

Identifier: AppMs-0110

Scope and Contents

The Melanie L. Sovine and Sue Smith Collection consists of a Spring 1982 interview with Cleo Green, her daughter Pearlie Ann Price, and her granddaughter Dale Ann Price, all members of the Calvin Primitive Baptist Church. Included are an audiocassette and an edited and annotated transcript of that tape.


  • Creation: 1982


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

No portion of the tape or transcript may be reproduced or quoted without the permission of the editor.


1.00 sound recordings (1 cassette tape, 1 edited and annotated transcript)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The cassette audiotape and the edited transcript of "'Been a Long Time Travelin'": Three Primitive Baptist Women," were donated to the Archives of Appalachia on May 31, 1982 by Melanie L. Sovine, Appalachian Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. A second audiotape was donated by Thomas Burton, accession 2006-095.

Processing Information

Marie Tedesco completed the processing and the collection was opened for research on February 25, 1987.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA