Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
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.
The collection consists of two copies (one U-matic and one VHS) of a video of Marshall Ward telling the story "Jack in the Lions' Den" at his home near Banner Elk, North Carolina, on July 11, 1981. The tape lasts approximately 24 minutes.
The tape consists of an Omni Special Edition program hosted by Terry Hickson, with Richard Chase as guest, November 3, 1983. Mr. Chase told one tale (Sody Sally-Raytus), discussed Jack tales, and the tales Billy Boy and Lord Randall, and reflected on the art of storytelling in the United States today.