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Folk music -- Colorado

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

David A. Brose tapes

Identifier: CoU-AMRC-12
Scope and Contents

Performances and interviews with performers collected by David A. Brose, formerly Colorado State Folklorist, approximately 1970-1979. Tapes 1-112 originally recorded on Sony L-500 HG Beta format with Sony PCM Digital Processor F-1 for sound (no picture); Tapes 113-128 recorded on a portable cassette recorder. Collection contains duplicate copies made by Harry Tuft; the originals are housed at the Library of Congress.

Dates: 1970-1979