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Ghost stories

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas G. Burton Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-160
Scope and Contents The Thomas G. Burton Collection includes manuscripts, photographic prints and negatives, audio and video tapes. The manuscripts include dub sheets and tape transcripts, one copy of a songbook, documentation related to the Tennessee Traditions in Perspective Colloquium, and one booklet on Tennessee snake-handlers. The photographic prints and negatives focus on serpent-handling church services in West Virginia and Tennessee. The audio and video tapes cover serpent-handling church services in...
Dates: 1967 - 2001

Mary Elizabeth Barnicle and Tillman Cadle Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-347
Arrangement The collection is divided into two subgroups: Subgroup 1, Biographical and Supporting Materials, 1935-c. 1955, 1989, Audio Tapes 1-4, Boxes 1-6; and Subgroup 2, Field Recordings, 1935-c. 1955, Discs 1-580 in Boxes 7-15. Subgroup 1 is divided into four series: Series 1, Interview with Tillman Cadle, September 8, 1989, Audio Tapes 1-4; Series 2, Record Jackets (originals and copies) 1925-c. 1955, Boxes 1-4; Series 3, Other Materials, undated and 1989, Box 5; and Series 4, Photographs, 1989 and...
Dates: circa 1935-1989

Barbara McDermitt Recordings

 Collection
Identifier: AppMs-134
Scope and Contents The Barbara McDermitt Recordings consist of 28 audiocassette recordings of Ray Hicks, Hattie Presnell, Stanley Hicks and Frank Proffitt, Jr. telling stories, playing music, and singing; 14 photographs, mainly of storytellers; and reports on the field trip tapes as well as a partial transcript of the Ray Hicks tapes. The tapes were recorded in the summer of 1982 in Beech Mountain, North Carolina.
Dates: 1982