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Folk music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Chelsea House Folklore Center collection

Identifier: C-163
Scope and Contents

The collection includes nearly 2500 recordings of performances from the Center. Performers represented include folk and traditional musicians from New England as well as other parts of the United States, Canada, Ireland, Scotland, and England. Additional materials include newsletters from folklore organizations, programs, calendars and posters for East Coast folk festivals and coffeehouses

Dates: 1974-1981

[Margaret] MacArthur house concert, 1972-11-11

Identifier: C-165
Scope and Contents

1 audio reel in box labeled "MacArthur's House Concert." The box is dated November 11, 192 and indicates that the audio was recorded by Mike Cogan of Bay Records. According to the box, the tape contains approximately 2 hours of audio.

Dates: 1972-11-11

Marguerite Olney collection

Identifier: C-91

The collection comprises correspondence, official documents, song transcriptions and notes and recordings created during Olney’s tenure as primary field collector and curator of the Helen Hartness Flanders Ballad Collection during its greatest period of growth at Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, 1941-1960.

Dates: 1939 - 1964