Mike DuBose Photographs
Scope and Contents
The Mike DuBose Photographs collection consists of 21 black and white prints of serpent-handling practices in religious services in the Appalachian region taken by DuBose between 1984 and 1985. Church locations include Baxter, Kentucky, Canton, North Carolina, Carson Springs, Tennessee, and Jolo, West Virginia.
- Creation: 1984-1985
- DuBose, Mike (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research, but reproduction is restricted.
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction of photographs without the permission of the donor is prohibited.
Language of Materials
Photographs are numbered (MD1-21) and arranged alphabetically by geographic location. Photographs for which a location could not be found are filed at the end of the collection.
Method of Acquisition
The Mike DuBose Photographs were donated to the Archives of Appalachia by Mike DuBose, of Nashville, Tennessee, on July 13, 1993.
Ned Irwin completed processing, and the collection was opened to researchers in December 1996.
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