Appalachian Region -- Social conditions
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Other Boxes 1-3
Identifier: 500-AppMs 523
Arrangement The arrangement of the files is alphabetical by file heading. The original headings used by SAM were retained. The information given in brackets in the Box and Folder List was added by the Archives for clarification.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection resulted from Dr. Burton’s and Mr. Manning’s interests in Appalachian folklore and related teaching, research, and service activities. A central component of the collection consists of reel-to-reel audio recordings, dub sheets, transcripts, and indices created as part of the professors' efforts to gather ballads, instrumental music, stories, superstitions and beliefs, folk remedies, and accounts of everyday life from individuals in Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. ...