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Blaustein-Songer Collection

 Collection — other: 1 packet
Identifier: 500-AppMs 383

Scope and Contents

The Blaustein-Songer Collection consists of "The Death of Floyd Collins," sheet music published by Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., New York; and a ten-inch vinyl recording of "Death of Floyd Collins" and "Dream of a Miner's Child" by Vernon Dalhart.


  • c. 1925


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


2.00 Items

1 folder, 1 10-inch vinyl recording other_unmapped

0.00 unknown


The sheet music has been placed in a folder. The folder and the 10-inch vinyl recording have been placed in a packet located in photographic storage.

Method of Acquisition

The Blaustein-Songer Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia on May 13, 1991, by Drs. Richard J. Blaustein and Lewis A. Songer of the Departments of Sociology & Anthropology and Music, respectively, at East Tennessee State University.

Processing Information

Ed Speer completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in March 1997.
Ed Speer
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

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