Old Time Dance Conference Collection
Scope and Contents
The Old Time Dance Conference Collection consists of audio and video tapes of the 1989 and 1990 dance programs, together with additional tapes on different styles of dance. The last-mentioned tapes cover dances and dance festivals which were not part of the Old Time Dance Conference program but which were donated by participants on the 1989 program. Also included in the collection are two file folders which contain descriptive notes on the tapes.
- Creation: 1930 - 1990
Conditions Governing Use
Recordings may be duplicated for personal, educational or scholarly use. But no portion of these recordings may be published without the written permission of the director of the Center for Appalachian Studies and Services. In addition, Tapes 1-6 may not be used commercially without first obtaining permission from the individual donors.
38.00 Video recordings
7 sound recordings
Language of Materials
The collection is divided into two series: Series 1, 1989 Program; and Series 2, 1990 Program.
Method of Acquisition
The Old Time Dance Conference Collection was donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Richard Blaustein, director of the Center for Appalachian Studies and Services on June 23, 1989.
Accruals and Additions
Subsequent additions have been made on July 10, 1989 and September 19, 1990.
Processing was completed by Marie Tedesco, and the collection was opened for research in 1990.
- Calhoun, Walker (Person)
- Christian, Jacky (Person)
- Rough Creek Cloggers (Organization)
- Dalsemer, Robert G., 1943- (Person)
- Dixie Dewdrops (Musical group) (Organization)
- Fine, Elizabeth C. (Elizabeth Calvert) (Person)
- Friedland, LeeEllen (Person)
- Fulkerson, Ralph (Person)
- John C. Campbell Folk School (Organization)
- Johnson City Grand Squares (Organization)
- Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. Iota Zeta Chapter (East Tennessee State University) (Organization)
- Matthews, Gail V. S. (Gail Vigeant Sangster), 1957- (Person)
- McNeil, Bill (Person)
- Patterson, Nona Brawner (Person)
- Phillips, Bob (Person)
- Quigley, Colin (Person)
- Seeger, Mike, 1933- (Person)
- Spalding, Susan Eike (Person)
- Whisnant, David E., 1938- (Person)
- Woodside, Jane Harris (Person)
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script