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Country music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ben Gray Lumpkin Field Recordings and Papers

Identifier: CoU-AMRC-60
Scope and Contents Papers and field recordings of Ben Gray Lumpkin (1901-1982), folklorist, professor of English (1946-1969). Papers and recordings relate specifically to Lumpkins work in collecting the folk songs of Colorado, especially in hillbilly songs; papers related to his career in the University of Colorado Department of English are housed separately in the University Archives. Includes documentation and biographical information on informants, correspondence, index files, and teaching and writing...
Dates: 1924-1970

Early Country Music Collection

Identifier: CoU-AMRC-33
Scope and Contents Recordings, transcriptions, and research materials collected by Joe Buzzard at the request of William Kearns, professor emeritus of music, University of Colorado, Boulder. Includes reel-to-reel tapes recorded by Buzzard from 700 hillbilly and cowboy records from the 1920s and 1930s, primarily in the Blue Ridge Mountains, northern Georgia, western North Carolina, and southwestern Virginia; duplicates of originals on Digital Audio Tape (DAT); transcriptions of recorded songs; and research...
Dates: 1920-1940