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South Georgia Folklife Collection

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PRJ-1002 Turpentine

PRJ-1003 General Resources

PRJ-1004 Sacred Harp of Southeast Georgia

PRJ-1005 Suckerfish

PRJ-1007 Wiregrass

PRJ-1008 Last Harvest

PRJ-1009 Folkwriting

PRJ-1010 Sounds of South Georgia

PRJ-1011 Exploring Community Heritage

PRJ-1012 Student Projects

PRJ-1013 Okefenokee

Multimedia Materials

Miscellaneous Post Publications

Carved Stick

Poster: Wiregrass Folkways Celebration Sept. 14, 2006

Linda Bruton painted gourd fish

Digitized Photographs



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Collection Overview

Title: South Georgia Folklife Collection, 1996-2006Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: UA/22/12

Extent: 28.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

The collection is divided into thirteen series that reflect topical foci. Each series has been assigned a "PRJ" or "project" number to identify its place in the collection. The series for the collection are as follows:

Series 1: PRJ-1002: Turpentine

Series 2:PRJ-1003: General Resources

Series 3: PRJ-1004: Sacred Harp of Southeast Georgia

Series 4: PRJ-1005: Suckerfish

Series 5: PRJ-1007: Wiregrass

Series 6: PRJ-1008: Last Harvest

Series 7: PRJ-1009: Folkwriting

Series 8: PRJ-1010: Sounds of South Georgia

Series 9: PRJ-1011: Exploring Community Heritage

Series 10: PRJ-1012: Student Projects

Series 11: PRJ-1013: Okefenokee

Series 12: Multimedia Materials

Subjects: Folklore--Wiregrass, Okefenokee Swamp (Ga. and Fla.), Primitive Baptists, Primitive Baptists--Georgia--History., Primitive Baptists--History--Sources., Sacred harp, Turpentine Industry and Trade

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This multi-genre ethnographic collection is an outgrowth of the South Georgia Folklife Project founded by Dr. Laurie Sommers in 1996. It reflects 10 years of field documentation and public programs from 1996 to 2006. Highlights of the collection include Southeast Georgia Sacred Harp, Okefenokee Music Survey, Flint River fisheries, Traditions of Turpentiners, Folkwriting (Lessons on Place, Heritage, and Traditions for Georgia Classrooms), online exhibits, and a radio archives of documentary programs originally broadcast on National Public Radio affiliates.

Subject/Index Terms

Folklore--Wiregrass
Okefenokee Swamp (Ga. and Fla.)
Primitive Baptists
Primitive Baptists--Georgia--History.
Primitive Baptists--History--Sources.
Sacred harp
Turpentine Industry and Trade

Administrative Information

Repository: Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections

Accruals: Signed Records Transfer for SGFC additions: Gourd by Linda Bruton done in 2006; Walking stick carved by Ronnie Dale Lee of Hoboken 199, and SGFC posters  Gourd is on display in Mobley Reading Room.

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Series 8: PRJ-1010 Sounds of South Georgia

Box 19

Folder 70: VHS-1010.06 The McIntosh County Shouters may not be copied

Other URL: http://www.valdosta.edu/library/find/arch/folklife/index.html


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[Series 1: PRJ-1002 Turpentine],
[Series 2: PRJ-1003 General Resources],
[Series 3: PRJ-1004 Sacred Harp of Southeast Georgia],
[Series 4: PRJ-1005 Suckerfish],
[Series 5: PRJ-1007 Wiregrass],
[Series 6: PRJ-1008 Last Harvest],
[Series 7: PRJ-1009 Folkwriting],
[Series 8: PRJ-1010 Sounds of South Georgia],
[Series 9: PRJ-1011 Exploring Community Heritage],
[Series 10: PRJ-1012 Student Projects],
[Series 11: PRJ-1013 Okefenokee],
[Series 12: Multimedia Materials],
[Series 13: Miscellaneous Post Publications],
[Item 1: Carved Stick],
[Item 2: Poster: Wiregrass Folkways Celebration Sept. 14, 2006],
[Item 3: Linda Bruton painted gourd fish],
[Electronic Records 01: Digitized Photographs, 1996-2006],
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Series 5: PRJ-1007 WiregrassAdd to your cart.
Box 15Add to your cart.
Folder 1: ADS-1007-01AltonCarter, 01-Feb-98Add to your cart.

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County of Residence:Charlton

Occupation:turpentine, sawmill, farmer, timber bus., army,…

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):occupational folklife, turpentine, personal experience narratives, naval stores

Access Restriction: Access to artist data sheets is restricted: Contact the Archivist for more information.
Folder 2: ADS-1007-02FranklinHarrell"Frank", 11-Apr-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Frank's Jellies, Relish, and Hot Sauce

County of Residence:Berrien

Occupation:ret. Air force pilot and elementary school princip

Notes:Frank Harrell, originally of Cairo, GA, makes jellies, relishes, and preserves, including a number from wild fruits and berries using techniques he learned from his mother.  Among the offerings:  mayhaw, elderberry, blackberry, candied figs, strawberry. 

Keywords:makes jams, jellies, relishes, continuing family tradition.

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):foodways, mayhaw, food preparation, food gathering

Access Restriction: Access to artist data sheets is restricted: Contact the Archivist for more information.
Folder 3: ADS-1007-03LouellFourakerJackson, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

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County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:ret. Farmer (with late husband), quilterNotes:Now deceased. She was raised in Echols County and both her mother and grandmother quilter.  She recalls attending quilting bees as a girl.  Patterns she recalls as favorites from that period were the Shoe Fly and the Log Cabin.  She herself did no quilting

Keywords:mayhaw jelly,quilter, rural traditions, food ways

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):material culture, quilts, foodways, mayhaw

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Folder 4: ADS-1007-04LonnieJohnson, 15-May-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Johnson Two

County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:Sears Auto Mechanic

Notes:together with his wife Mary, Lonnie Johnson sings as "The Johnson Two," an African-American gospel duo that performs throughout the region for church homecomings and anniversaries, as well as special events and concerts.  They have been together 27 years.

Keywords:guitar, vocals, piano, woodworker

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):guitar, African American gospel music

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Folder 5: ADS-1007-05MaryBrownJohnson, 15-May-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:The Johnson Two

County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:retired baker (VSU), retired in 1997Notes:Mary and husband Lonnie Johnson sing as "The Johnson Two," an African-American gospel duo that performs throughout the region for church homecomings and anniversaries, as well as special events and concerts.  They have been together 27 years.

Keywords:Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):African American gospel music, food, material culture, sewing gospel attire

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Folder 6: ADS-1007-06Jimmy IIIParker, 30-Oct-96Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Planter's Warehouse

County of Residence:Berrien

Occupation:farmer, auctioneerNotes:Jimmy Parker is a third-generation auctioneer raised in NC.  His grandfather (Jimmy I) auctioned church bazaars, farm equipment, etc. on the side.  His father (Jimmy II) was a tobacco farmer and auctioneer who mentored Jimmy in the business.

Keywords:cucumber farmer, tobacco auctioneer, and warehouse partner

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):farming, agriculture, tobacco, auctioneering, occupational folklife

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Folder 7: ADS-1007-07InesPaulk, 05-Dec-97Add to your cart.

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County of Residence:Atkinson

Occupation:ret farmer,turpentiner(made barrels for resin/turp

Notes:Father was John Paulk.

Late wife: Susie

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):Oral History, food preparation, food, cane syrup, agriculture, turpentine, local history

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Folder 8: ADS-1007-08LindaPaulk, 17-May-96Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Pudding Creek Cane Syrup

County of Residence:Atkinson

Occupation:syrups, bookkeeping,fern sales, farmer

Notes:Frank Harrell, the jelly and relish man of Nashville, referred me to Linda Paulk, whose syrup he sells when he goes to fairs and festivals.  Warren and Linda Paulk's home is about 1.5 miles off Hwy 135 just north of Willacoochee. 

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):cane syrup, agriculture, food preparation, food

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Folder 9: ADS-1007-09CharlesEugenePullen"C.E.", 24-Sep-98Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Pullen Grass

County of Residence:Thomas

Occupation:retired instrument maker (scientific instruments)

Notes:C.E. Pullen 1 (9-24-98) (transcribed from taped interview with MR. Pullen and read verbatim from a bio prepared by Pullen's son for a CD of Pullen's music, then in progress).

Biography

Decades ago in rural South Georgia a gifted piano player, Lula Moncre

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):metal craft, wood craft, banjo, bluegrass music, occupational folklife, string instruments, material culture

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Folder 10: ADS-1007-10ClaraRodriguezTaylor, 26-Feb-98Add to your cart.

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County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:retired teacher

Notes:Talks about working with refugees.

1986-aminsty-many migrants.

Role of catholic church vs. role of protestant church

migrant

Marva Gallegos-teacher aid

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):oral history, personal experience narratives, fiestas guadalupanas, festival, Mexican, Hispanic, Catholic, church festival, religious rites

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Folder 11: ADS-1007-11HenryRutland, 21-Oct-95Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Fiddlin' Henry Rutland or South Georgia Grass

County of Residence:Thomas

Occupation:county engineer for Colquitt County, GA

Notes:See report by Kristin Olson entitled Henry Rutland:  A Case Study of a Bluegrass Musician

Keywords:South Georgia Grass, Georgia Slim Rutland

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):personal experience narratives, oral history,  Bluegrass music, Country music, fiddle, Robert Rutland, Georgia Slim

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Folder 12: ADS-1007-12CarlWatkins"D.C.", 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Mt. Zion Music Hall Watkins Music Hall

County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:ret. Farmer, produce manager

Notes:Married to Mildred Watkins (see separate data)

In the evening, I left to attend and record at the Mt. Zion Music Hall on Mt. Zion Road just off of Rocky Ford Rd. about 6 miles south of Hwy. 84.  The hall is a small one-story frame building.

Keywords: Mt. Zion Music Hall, Watkins Music Hall

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):Mt. Zion Music Hall, Watkins Music Hall, oral history, personal experience narratives, oldtime music, country music, bluegrass music

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Folder 13: ADS-1007-13LewisE.Watson, 17-Sep-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Planters Warehouse

County of Residence:Berrien

Occupation:retired tobacco warehouse man

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Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):tobacco, agriculture, auctions, occupational folklife

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Folder 14: ADS-1007-14PaulMassey, 09-Mar-05Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:South Georgia Grass

County of Residence:Decatur

Occupation:conservation forester

Notes:member of S. GA Grass for nearly 20 years; recordings with Henry Rutland and with S. GA Grass (field and commercial) in collection

Keywords:music, country, bluegrass

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):guitar, bluegrass music, oldtime music, country music

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Folder 15: ADS-1007-15MildredWatkins, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Mt. Zion Music Hall Watkins Music Hall

County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:retired teacher, VSC alumna

Notes:deceased, Married to DC Watkins (see separate data sheet).  Deceased.

In the evening I left to attend and record at the Mt. Zion Music Hall on Mt. Zion Road just off Rocky Ford Rd. about 6 miles south of Hwy 84.

Keywords:Mt. Zion Music Hall

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):oral history, music, bluegrass, country music, gospel music

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Folder 16: ADS-1007-16PatBakerSirmans, 01-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:Voices of Harmony

County of Residence:Lowndes

Occupation:housewife, childcare

Notes:The Voices of Harmony are composed of the following members:

Pat Sirmans, soprano

Chanel Baker, 1st soprano (sister to Pat)

Willie Pearl Philips 2nd alto (founder, Voices of Harmony)

Wanda Collins Folsum, 1st alto (original member of VOH)

Keywords:gospel quartet, Vocals (soprano)

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):religious music, gospel music, African American,

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Folder 17: ADS-1007-17MaryMoye, 07-Jun-97Add to your cart.

Group or Organization Name:New Jerusalem Holiness Church Choir #1 Manager

County of Residence:Lowndes

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Location: New Jerusalem Holiness Church

Comments:  I just got basic informational data, not complete form of information, from Mrs. Moye following the Voices of Harmony concert.  The New Jerusalem trio performed as part of the concert.  Pat Sirmans told

Keywords:gospel

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):religious music, singing, African American gospel

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Folder 18: ADS-1007-18MaryGayleGrimsley"Gayle", 14-Mar-06Add to your cart.

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County of Residence:Miller

Occupation:student, volunteer

Notes:Swamp Gravy since story gathering process in ca. 1990, both gave stories and helped gather.  In first play: Swamp Gravy Sketches.  Was there every season for 10 years, and then in office for one year more, currently still doing some touring.

Keywords:Swamp Gravy, traditional gospel and spirituals

Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):religious music, gospel, personal experience narratives, Primitive Baptist hymnody

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Folder 19: CAS-1007.01 Tobacco Auction Hahira, 07-Oct-96Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:LAURIE SOMMERS

Informant Name:LAURIE SOMMERS

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Folder 20: CAS-1007.02 Tobacco Auction Nashville, 08-Oct-96Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:LAURIE SOMMERS

Informant Name:LAURIE SOMMERS

Fieldworker:Planter's Warehouse, Nashville, GA

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Content Summary:recording of tobacco auction, recorded using batteries with hand-held microphone. Some mike noise from hand-held mikes. All tobacco sells for the same price due to a shortage so this is not a

Folder 21: CAS-1007.03 Jimmy Parker, Tobacco Auctioneer, 30-Oct-96Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:LAURIE SOMMERS

Informant Name:LAURIE SOMMERS

Fieldworker:Jimmy Parker's shed, Nashville, GA

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Folder 22: CAS-1007.04 Louell Jackson, quilter, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:LAURIE SOMMERS

Informant Name:LAURIE SOMMERS

Fieldworker:Mrs. Jackson's home, Valdosta

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Content Summary:A tape of Mrs. Jackson which discusses her quilting, growing up in rural Echols County, life on the farm with her husband and family in Valdosta, and foodways.

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Folder 23: CAS-1007.11.1 Johnson Two Tape 1 of 2, 15-May-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Johnson Home on Rocky Ford Road, Lowndes County, GA

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Folder 24: CAS-1007.11.2 Johnson Two Tape 2 of 2, 15-May-97Add to your cart.

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Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 25: CAS-1007.14 Fiesta Guadalupanas-Valdosta, 24-Nov-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 26: CAS-1007.25.1 Clara Taylor Tape 1 of 2, 26-Feb-98Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Home of Mr. Taylor

Engineer:TAPE FORMAT  Maxell XLII 90, high bias

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Folder 27: CAS-1007.25.2 Clara Taylor Tape 2 of 2, 26-Feb-98Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Home of Mr. Taylor

Engineer:TAPE FORMAT  Maxell XLII 90, high bias

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Folder 28: DAT-1007.01.1 Mt. Zion Music Hall Tape 1 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

Engineer:DAT Panasonic 94

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Folder 29: DAT-1007.01.2 Mt. Zion Music Hall Tape 2 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

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Folder 30: DAT-1007.01.3 Mt. Zion Music Hall Tape 3 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

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Folder 31: DAT-1007.02.1 Mt. Zion Music Hall Part 2 Tape 1 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

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Folder 32: DAT-1007.02.2 Mt. Zion Music Hall Part 2 Tape 2 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

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Folder 33: DAT-1007.02.3 Mt. Zion Music Hall Part 2 Tape 3 of 3, 25-Jan-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Mt. Zion Music Hall, Valdosta

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Folder 34: DAT-1007.03 St. Luke's Primitive Baptist Church, 12-Apr-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:St. Luke's Primitive Baptist Church, Valdosta , GA

Engineer:Panasonic, DAT 94

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Folder 35: DAT-1007.05 New Jerusalem Church Choir Tape 1 of 2, 07-Jun-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Fieldworker:Jerusalem Holiness Church, 701 Payne Ave, Valdosta

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Folder 36: DAT-1007.06 Voices of Harmony and New Jerusalem, 07-Jun-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Fieldworker:Jerusalem Holiness Church, 701 Payne Ave, Valdosta

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Folder 37: DAT-1007.07 Planter's Warehouse Tobacco Auction, 19-Sep-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 38: DAT-1007.07.1 Frank Harrell Tape 1 of 3, 11-Apr-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 39: DAT-1007.07.2 Frank Harrell Tape 2 of 3, 11-Apr-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 40: DAT-1007.07.3 Frank Harrell Tape 3 of 3, 11-Apr-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 41: DAT-1007.08 Frank Harrell, 19-Sep-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 42: DAT-1007.09.1 Henry Rutland, 01-Oct-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 43: DAT-1007.09.2 Henry Rutland Pt. 2, 01-Oct-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 44: DAT-1007.10 Gospel Anniversary, 12-Oct-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 45: DAT-1007.11.1 Voices of Harmony 1 of 2, 18-Oct-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 46: DAT-1007.11.2 Voices of Harmony 2 of 2, 18-Oct-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 47: DAT-1007.12.1 Linda Paulk Interview Tape 1 of 2, 17-May-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 48: DAT-1007.12.2 Linda Paulk Interview Tape 2 of 2, 17-May-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 49: DAT-1007.13.1 Inez Paulk, 05-Dec-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 50: DAT-1007.13.2 Paulk Cane Syrup Making, 05-Dec-97Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie Sommers

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Folder 51: DAT-1007.15 Henry Rutland, 24-Feb-98Add to your cart.

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Folder 52: DAT-1007.16 Mt. Zion Music Hall, 17-May-98Add to your cart.

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Folder 53: DAT-1007.17 Mt. Zion Music Hall, 27-Feb-99Add to your cart.

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Folder 54: DAT-1007.19 Johnson Two, 14-Jul-01Add to your cart.

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Folder 55: DAT-1007.20.1 South Georgia Grass, 13-Mar-03Add to your cart.

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Folder 56: DAT-1007.21.1 Gayle Grimsley, 13-May-03Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie  Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Bainbridge, GA

Engineer:Grimsley and Jerry Murkerson Band on same tape. Grimsley developed these performances part out of her personal history as an entertainer in her church and family, and due to appearances with Swamp Gravy.

Location:Grimsley and Jerry Murkerson Band on same tape. Grimsley developed these performances part out of her personal history as an entertainer in her church and family, and due to appearances with Swamp Gravy.

Content Summary:Sounds of flourescent lights, ceiling fan.

Notes:religious songs, hymns, personal experience narratives

Technical Summary:Colquitt

Genre:Gayle Grimsley

Places:African American

People:lined hymns

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Folder 57: DAT-1007.21.1a Jerry Murkerson Bluegrass Band, 13-May-03Add to your cart.

Equipment Used:Laurie  Sommers

Informant Name:Laurie Sommers

Fieldworker:Bainbridge, GA

Engineer:Murkerson Band follows Grimsley on the same tape

Location:Murkerson Band follows Grimsley on the same tape

Content Summary:Not great balance.

Notes:bluegrass, string band music, religious music, gospel

Technical Summary:Bainbridge

Genre:Jerrry Murkerson, Amanda Logue, Rodney Logue, John Alderman, Mark Ward, Lloyd Seals

Places:European American

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Folder 58: DAT-1007.22 Fiesta Guadalupanas-Valdosta, 24-Nov-97Add to your cart.

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Folder 59: VF-1007.01 Adler, Tom Field Notes and Tape Logs, David C. Bishop, Martin E. Weathers, William H. Henry, ABAC, LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Tom Adler, , David C. Bishop, Martin E. Weathers, William H. Henry

Places In Article:Tifton, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, Glennville, Fitzgerald, Omega Road

Subjects in Article:narrative, legend, natural medicine, food, festival

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, boiled peanuts, moonshine

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Tom Adler  July  1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folder was part

Folder 60: VF-1007.02 Adler, Tom Field notes Cook county, Godwin Store, Red Lindsey, LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Pine Valley Boys, Red Lilndsey, Ralph Carter, Virgil Newburn, Buddy Goff, Kenneth Mock, Rosa Godwin

Places In Article:Lenox, Tifton, Adel

Subjects in Article:fiddle, string band, local history

Keywords:country store. South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Logs of tape 15,20, 21, and 22 (fieldworkers numbers) made by fieldworker Tom Adler  July-August 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; n

Folder 61: VF-1007.03 Adler, Thomas "Sunday Breakfast Was Always Special With Us": A Report on Foodways in South Central GAAdd to your cart.

Article Tilte:"Sunday Breakfast was Always Special with Us": A Report on Foodways in South Central Georgia

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People In Article:various

Places In Article:Tifton, Enigma, Bib Jim's Café, Godwin Store, Lenox, south Georgia, Alabama,Subjects in Article:food, regional histories, agriculture, food gathering, food preparation

Keywords:domestic and wild animals, fish, vegetables, fuits, nuts, groceries, meats, preserves, jellies, breads, cakes, pies, teacakes

Brief Summary:Adler, Thomas A.  "Sunday Breakfast Was Always Special For Us:"  A Report on Foodways in South Central Georgia." Unpublished article written for Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, a planned book  on the South Central Georgia Folklife Survey (1977, American Fo

Folder 62: VF-1007.04 Anderson, Etta Tape Transcripts, LOC-SCGP (Robinson)Add to your cart.

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People In Article:Etta Anderson, Beverly Robinson

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Subjects in Article:food, quilts, natural medicine, plants

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Beverly Robinson July -August 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This fo

Folder 63: VF-1007.05 Articles, Notes LOC-SGFPAdd to your cart.

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Brief Summary:Grant narrative text for first South Georgia Folklife Project field survey (to Georgia Folklife Program) and miscellaneous notes by Laurie Sommers about topics, subjects of  South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of

Folder 64: VF-1007.06 Bailey, Luther "Lying", William Lightfoot, LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:William Lightfoot, Luther Bailey

Places In Article:Sycamore

Subjects in Article:narrative, exaggeration, tall tales

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress,

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker William Lightfoot, August  1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folde

Folder 65: VF-1007.07 Bartis, Background South Central GA Folklife ProjectAdd to your cart.

Article Tilte:South-Central Georgia Folklife Project, 1977

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People In Article:Peter Bartis, comp.

Places In Article:South Central Georgia, Tift, Worth, Ben Hill, Berrien, Cook, Colquitt, Irwin, Turner

Subjects in Article:regional histories, local histories, farm life

Keywords:

Brief Summary:Bartis, Peter. South-Central Georgia Folklife Project. Unpublished MS, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Washington D.C. (1977)

This is the project background paper.

Folder 66: VF-1007.08 Beekeeping, 08-Sep-00Add to your cart.

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People In Article:Walter Henderson

Places In Article:Ocilla

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Folder 67: VF-1007.09 Blackmarr, Syd, Correspondence with Permission for orphaned materialsAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Syd Blackmarr, Dennis Coelho

Places In Article:Arts Experiment Station, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

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Brief Summary:Email Correspondence of May 2006 between Syd Blackmarr and Laurie Sommers confirming that the orphaned folklife materials from the Arts Experiment Station should stay with the South Georgia Folklife Collection.

Folder 68: VF-1007.10 Blackmarr, Syd "Growing Up in Wiregrass GA"Add to your cart.

Article Tilte:Growing Up in Wiregrass Georgia: An Insider's History.

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People In Article:Syd Blackmarr, John Franklin Willis, Reba Burns Willis

Places In Article:Ocilla, Irwin County, Wiregrass Georgia,

Subjects in Article:oral histories , local histories, regional histories, food, music, family histories,

Keywords:sawmills, railroad, turpentine stills, Wiregrass pioneers, railroad

Brief Summary:Blackmarr, Syd.  Growing Up in Wiregrass Georgia: An Insider's History. Unpublished article written for Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, a planned book  on the South Central Georgia Folklife Survey (1977, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress), Sept

Folder 69: VF-1007.11 Coelho, Dennis Tape Logs 1978Add to your cart.

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Brief Summary:Copies of field notes and tape logs for tapes that are not in the VSU collection. These notes and logs give a sense of the fieldwork  done by Dennis Coelho, who was folklorist at the Arts Experiment Station at ABAC from 1978 through the early 1980s. 

Fi

Folder 70: VF-1007.12 Coelho, Dennis Technical Assistance to Pelham-Mitchell Folklife Programming 1981Add to your cart.

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Places In Article:Mitchell County, Pelham

Subjects in Article:music, fiddle,

Keywords:Sketches of South Georgia Folklife

Brief Summary:Correspondence, clippings, PR for folklife programs in Mitchell County by Dennis Coelho, folklorist for the Arts Experiment Station in ABAC, 1978- early 1980s.  These programs took place in 1980 -81 and included a fiddler's contest and the Sketches of So

Folder 71: VF-1007.13 Coelho, S. GA CemeteriesAdd to your cart.

Article Tilte:With My Face to the Rising Sun

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People In Article:Dennis Coelho

Places In Article:South Central Georgia

Subjects in Article:material culture

Keywords:gravestones, cemetery

Brief Summary:Coelho, Dennis. "With My Face to the Rising Sun": Towards an Understanding of South Georgia Cemeteries and their Cultural Context. American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington. D.C. Unpublished MS (1979)

Unpublished article written for Folkl

Folder 72: VF-1007.14 DeVine/Major Crops and Their Culture Ch 5 Sugar Cane 1870-1900Add to your cart.

Article Tilte:Major Crops and Their Culture in Wiregrass Georgia, 1870-1900

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People In Article:Jerry DeVine

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Subjects in Article:regional histories, local histories, agriculture, farm life

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Brief Summary:DeVine, Jerry. "Major Crops and Their Culture in Wiregrass Georgia, 1870-1900." Georgia Agrirana Archives, Tifton

Folder 73: VF-1007.15 Doss, Janie (Tom Adler), LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Tom Adler, Janie Doss

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Subjects in Article:art, food

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Tom Adler August  1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folder was par

Folder 74: VF-1007.16 Faculty Research Grant-Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, 09-May-02Add to your cart.

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Folder 75: VF-1007.17 Fiddle Session, Preston Newell Home (Howard Marshall), LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Howard Marshall, Preston  Newell,  Charles Norris, James DeOttis York, Red Bruce

Places In Article:Nashville

Subjects in Article:vocal music, fiddle, string band

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Brief index  to tape smade by fieldworker Howard Marshall, July 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folder was

Folder 76: VF-1007.18 Fleischhauer, Carl and Howard Marshall, Sketches of South Georgia FolklifeAdd to your cart.

Article Tilte:Sketches of South Georgia Folkilfe

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People In Article:Mighty Spiritual Crusaders, Elton Clark, James Griffin, Lendon Sherret, Royal Singing Convention, Jimmy Akins, Luther A. Bailey, John R. Griffin, Arthur Griffin, Etta Anderson,

Places In Article:Worth, Turner, Ben Hil, Tift, Colquitt, Irwin, Berrien, Cook, Bethel Baptist Church,

Subjects in Article:boats, quilts, food preservation, architecture, religious music, tobacco, agriculture, gospel music

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Booklet produced to accompany Sketches of South Georgia Folklife exhbiit of the Lilbrary of Congress, a follow-up to the 1977 South Central Georgia Folklife Survey. 

Sketches of South Georgia Folklife, edited by Carl Fleischhauer and Howard W. Marshall,

Folder 77: VF-1007.19 Folklife of Wiregrass GA GHC Grant 2000-2001 (Main)Add to your cart.

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Folder 78: VF-1007.20 Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia GHC grant 2000-2001 Exhbit copy and photo infoAdd to your cart.

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Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia exhibit

Brief Summary:Exhbiit copy and photo IDs, including original Library of Congress/American Folklife Center negative numbers, for the Georgia Humanities Council version of the Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia exhibit.

Folder 79: VF-1007.21 Folklife of Wiregrass GA GHC Grant 2000-2001 Education Activity, 01-Sep-01Add to your cart.

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Folder 80: VF-1007.22 Folklife of Wiregrass GA--LOC Photo OrderAdd to your cart.

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Brief Summary:List of LOC negative numbers ordered for the Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia project, including IDs for Cook County photos and slides ordered in addition to photos used in exhibit.

Box 16Add to your cart.
Folder 1: VF-1007.23 GCA Folklife Grant-Radio, 05-Aug-98Add to your cart.

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Folder 2: VF-1007.24 Godwin's Store, Lenox, GA Tape Index, LOC-SCGP, JabbourAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:Alan Jabbour, Rosa Godwin

Places In Article:Godwin's Store, Lenox

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Keywords:dry goods, country store, South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Index to tape made by fieldworker Alan Jabbour  August 5 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  Little information on t

Folder 3: VF-1007.25 Griffin, John R. tape logs, LOC-SCGP, JabbourAdd to your cart.

Article Title:

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People In Article: John R. Griffin, Alan Jabbour, Carl Fleischhauer

Places In Article:Lenox, Cook County

Subjects in Article:fiddle, personal experience narrative, local history

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Partial copy of transcriptions of  tapes made by fieldworker Alan Jabbour  August 5 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VS

Folder 4: VF-1007.26 Harris, Eddie Lee, Shaw's Market (meat curing) Tape Index, LOC-SCGP, JabbourAdd to your cart.

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People In Article: Eddie Lee Harris, Alan Jabbour

Places In Article:Shaw's Market, Lenox, Cook County

Subjects in Article:food preservation, food smoking

Keywords:sausage, country ham, South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Alan Jabbour  August 5 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU. 

This materia

Folder 5: VF-1007.27 Hill, Charles (William Lightfoot), LOC-SCGPAdd to your cart.

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People In Article:William Lightfoot, Charles Hill,  Kitty Hill

Places In Article:Chula

Subjects in Article:narrative, legend, tall tale, natural medicine

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker William Lightfoot, July 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folder w

Folder 6: VF-1007.28 Inventory of South Central Georgia Folklife Project Collection, 1982Add to your cart.

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Keywords:American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Copy of the 1982 Finding Aid prepared by Lucy Long.

Folder 7: VF-1007.29 Jackson, K. The Royal Singing Convention 1893-1931Add to your cart.

Article Title:The Royal Singing Convention 1893-1931:Shape Note Singing Tradition in Irwin County, Georgia

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People In Article:Karen Luke Jackson, Royal family

Places In Article:Mystic, Irwin County

Subjects in Article:music, religious singing, shapenote

Keywords:singing conventions, 7-shapenote

Brief Summary:Jackson, Karen Luke. "The Royal Singing Convention 1893-1931:Shape Note Singing Tradition in Irwin County, Georgia." Georgia Historical Quarterly, vol. 56 (1972) 495-509

Folder 8: VF-1007.30 Lawson and Sharpe LOC-SCGP, RobinsonAdd to your cart.

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People In ArticleBeverly Robinson, Willie Lee Lawson, Inex Lawson Sharpe

Places In Article:Tifton

Subjects in Article:quilts

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folkife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Beverly Robinson August 12 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folde

Folder 9: VF-1007.31 Lewis, Arletha Tap Index, LOC-SCGP, RobinsonAdd to your cart.

Article Title:

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People In ArticleArletha Lewis, Beverly Robinson

Places In Article:Alapaha

Subjects in Article:quilting

Keywords:

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Beverly Robinson August  201977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folde

Folder 10: VF-1007.32 Lightfoot,William E.Add to your cart.

Article Title:Narrative Folklore

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People In Article:Luther Bailey, E.R. Braswell, Richard Brooks, Sam Clark, Vina Clark, Charles Davis, Lawton Dearing, Elizabeth Jane Deariso, Pete Dixon, W.D. Doss, Joe T. Fletcher, Olin R. Hall, Silas Harmon, William Henry, Charles Hill,  Wallace Hurst, Martin Weathers

Places In Article:South Central Georgia, Wiregrass Georgia

Subjects in Article:narratives, local histories, oral histores, anecdotes, legend, memorates

Keywords:

Brief Summary:Lightfoot, William E.  Narrative Folklore Unpublished article written for Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, a planned book  on the South Central Georgia Folklife Survey (1977, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress), ca. 1977.

Photocopy of original

Folder 11: VF-1007.33 Lippitt, Leola Tape Index, LOC-SCGP, RobinsonAdd to your cart.

Article Title:

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People In Article:Leola Lippitt, Beverly Robinson

Places In Article:Alapaha

Subjects in Article:quilts

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Brief Summary:Detailed index to tape made by fieldworker Beverly Robinson August 20 1977 as part of the South Central Georgia Folkife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Original tape is with the Library Congress; no copies at VSU.  This folde

Folder 12: VF-1007.34 Malone/ Devine Changes and Continuity in Wiregrass, GAAdd to your cart.

Article Title:Changes & Continuity in Wiregrass, GA 1870-1900

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People In Article:Ann Patton Malone, Jerry DeVine

Places In Article:

Subjects in Article:regional histories, local histories

Keywords:social life and customs

Brief Summary:Malone, Ann Patton and Jerry DeVine. "Changes & Continuity in Wiregrass, GA 1870-1900." GA Agrirama Archives, Tifton, GA. (1981) Unpublished MS

Folder 13: VF-1007.35 Malone and Devine: Social Life in Wiregrass, GA 1870-1900Add to your cart.

Article Title:Social Life in Wiregrass, GA 1870-1900

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People In Article:Ann Patton Malone, Jerry DeVine

Places In Article:

Subjects in Article:local histories, regional histories

Keywords:social life and customs

Brief Summary:Malone, Ann Patton. "Social Life in Wiregrass Georgia 1870-1900." Georgia Agrirama Archives, Tifton, GA. (1981) Unpublished MS

Folder 14: VF-1007.36 Howard Marshall's Field Notes GA7, LOC-SCGFAdd to your cart.

Article Title:

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Places In Article:Tift, Cook, Berrien, Irwin, Turner, Worth, Colquitt

Subjects in Article:architecture, boats, farm buildings

Keywords:South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, church buildings

Brief Summary:Photocopy of Marshall's field notes, mostly dealing with traditional structures, for the South Central Georgia Folklife Survey, 1977.  Includes churches, farms, Royal Tabernacle, fishing boats

Folder 15: VF-1007.37 Marshall, Howard: Folk HousesAdd to your cart.

Article Title:Folk Houses in South Central Georgia.

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People In Article:various

Places In Article:south central Georgia, Wiregrass Georgia

Subjects in Article:material culture, architecture, farm life

Keywords:dogtrot, Georgia, log, saddlebag, bungalow, semi-detached kitchen, shotgun, single pen, tenant houses, double pen, hall and parlor, central-hall, brick, board and batten, frame

Brief Summary:Marshall, Howard "Rusty."  Folk Houses in South Central Georgia ." {exact title unknown; title page missing}  A Report on Foodways in South Central Georgia." Unpublished article written for Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, a planned book  on the South Centr

Folder 16: VF-1007.38 Marshall/Stanley Boats in S. GAAdd to your cart.

Article Title:Homemade Boats in South Georgia

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People In Article:Howard Wight Marshall, David H. Stanley

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Subjects in Article:material culture, boatbuilding

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Brief Summary:Marshall, Howard Wight., and David H. Stanley. "Homemade Boats in South Georgia." Mississippi Folklore Register, Special Issue: Material Culture. Fall (1978) vol. 12/2, 75-94

An outgrowth of the 1977 South Central Georgia Folklife Survey of the Library o

Folder 17: VF-1007.39 NEA Access Grant Folklife of Wiregrass GA Exhibit 2001-2003, 11-Jun-03Add to your cart.

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Folder 18: VF-1007.40 NEA Folklife of Wiregrass GA (Revised Lightweight Version), 11-Jun-03Add to your cart.

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Brief Summary:Contains Images from the panels of the exhibit and contains the written parts that accompany the images

Folder 19: VF-1007.41 NEA Agrirama 1980 Folk Arts Presentation grant materialsAdd to your cart.

Article Title:

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People In Article:Andy Coelho, Dennis Coelho

Places In Article:Georgia Agrirama, Tifton,

Subjects in Article:religious music, dance, fiddle, guitar, banjo

Keywords:research, performance, workshops

Brief Summary:File of materials from 1980 and 1981 grant project through the Georgia Agrirama and Dennis and Andy Coelho to do research, and workshops/performances relating to sacred and secular music and dance, as part of public folklore programming in region. This fo

Folder 20: VF-1007.43 Puddin' Creek Cane Syrup, 05-Dec-97Add to your cart.

Article Title:

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People In Article: Linda Paulk

Places In Article:Willacoochee

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Folder 21: VF-1007.43 Henry RutlandAdd to your cart.

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People In Article: Henry Rutland

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Folder 22: VF-1007.44 Robert Rutland (GA Slim)Add to your cart.

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People In Article: Robert Rutland, Henry Rutland

Places In Article:Thomasville

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Folder 23: VF-1007.45 Fitzgerald Heritage of Sacred Music pt. II 3-15-80Add to your cart.

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Subjects in Article:religious music

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Brief Summary:Correspondence related to 3-15-1980 program featuring religious music of the region. Program coordinated by folklorist Dennis Coelho. This folder was orphaned at the Arts Experiment Station at ABAC, part of a group of materials from this period.

Folder 24: VF-1007.46 notebookAdd to your cart.

Article Title:Sketches of South Georgia Folklife exhibit notebook

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Places In Article:Tift, Colquitt, Douglas, Lanier, Turner, Worth, Berrien, Cook, Atkinson, Ben Hill, Irwin

Subjects in Article:food, music, craft, religious singing, fiddle, boats, quilts, baskets, architecture, narrative

Keywords:Sourth Central Georgia Folklife Survey 1977

Brief Summary:Notebook, photocopied, of materials used for original Sketches of South Georgia Folklife exhibit at the Library of Congress, including photos and text

Folder 25: VF-1007.47 Wiregrass Ways- Sections 1997-99Add to your cart.

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Brief Summary:List of actualities and descriptions of radio segments for the "Wiregrass Ways" project

Folder 26: VF-1007.48 Cohelo, Dennis, Yonder Come Day Album NotesAdd to your cart.

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Folder 27: VF-1007.54 LOC Presentation Tape IndexesAdd to your cart.

Article Title:Secular Music, Spoken Word, Sacred Music LOC-SCGP 1977

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People In Article:Dennis Coelho, John R. Griffin, Preston Newell, C.M .Copeland, Red Lindsey, Luther Bailey, Marty Weathers, Minnie Pearl Brown, Charlie Hill, Ben Hill County Singing Convention, Fannie Lee Teal, Georgia Sacred Harp Convention,

Places In Article:Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Damascus, Tifton, Georgia Agrirama, Bethel Church, Worth County, Fitzgerald, Lenox, Chula, Omega, Turner County, Boston, Mt. Paran Primitive Baptist Church, Berrien County

Subjects in Article:relgious music, narrative, fiddle, banjo, guitar

Keywords:narrative, religious music, hymns, Sacred Harp, fiddle

Brief Summary:Index for 3 presentation tapes prepared by folklorist Dennis Coelho after the 1977 South Central Georgia Folklife Survey by the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.  Originals at Library of Congress. VSU collection has the Sacred and Secular pre

Folder 28: VF-1007.55 Stanley, David The Gospel Singing Convention in South GeorgiaAdd to your cart.

Article Title:"The Gospel Singing Convention."

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People In Article:Uncle Billie Royal, J.C. Cooper, Dover Sisters

Places In Article:Fitzgerald, Mystic, Tifton

Subjects in Article:music, shape-note, religious music

Keywords:white gospel, singing conventions, sacred harp, Ben Hill County singing convention, Tift County singing convention, Royal Tabernacle

Brief Summary:Stanley, David. "The Gospel Singing Convention."

Unpublished article written for Folklife of Wiregrass Georgia, a planned book  on the South Central Georgia Folklife Survey (1977, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress), ca. 1977.

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Folder 29: VF-1007.56 Wiregrass InfoAdd to your cart.

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Places In Article:Early County, Long County, Thomas County, Lowndes County, more Counties

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Keywords:Highway 84

Brief Summary:A number of materials related to the effort to designate the Highway 84 corridor as the Wiregrass Georgia Parkway

Binder 1: Sketches of South Georgia Folklife Exhibit Notebook, 1977Add to your cart.
Notebook of a folklife survey conducted by the American Folklife Center in the summer of 1977. The goals of the project were to document the traditional life, work, and expression of the region and use thaty information to help local citizens plan future programs drawing upon their folk cultural resources.

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[Series 1: PRJ-1002 Turpentine],
[Series 2: PRJ-1003 General Resources],
[Series 3: PRJ-1004 Sacred Harp of Southeast Georgia],
[Series 4: PRJ-1005 Suckerfish],
[Series 5: PRJ-1007 Wiregrass],
[Series 6: PRJ-1008 Last Harvest],
[Series 7: PRJ-1009 Folkwriting],
[Series 8: PRJ-1010 Sounds of South Georgia],
[Series 9: PRJ-1011 Exploring Community Heritage],
[Series 10: PRJ-1012 Student Projects],
[Series 11: PRJ-1013 Okefenokee],
[Series 12: Multimedia Materials],
[Series 13: Miscellaneous Post Publications],
[Item 1: Carved Stick],
[Item 2: Poster: Wiregrass Folkways Celebration Sept. 14, 2006],
[Item 3: Linda Bruton painted gourd fish],
[Electronic Records 01: Digitized Photographs, 1996-2006],
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