Folksongs in February Collection
Scope and Contents
The recordings were of a folk music concert program called “Folksongs in February” which was held at the University of Maine in February, 1977.
- Maine Public Broadcasting Network (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
For digitized items free from access restrictions, we are working to upload this material (pdfs, mp3s, jpgs) for public access, but it is an ongoing project. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, contact Special Collections (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Conditions Governing Use
Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher. No known restrictions on material.
Language of Materials
Note: While most of the collection is digitized (see below) there are 14 cassette tapes that have not been.
NA2596 David Mallett, David Ingraham, Charlie Nevells, Larry Kaplan, Edward D. “Sandy” Ives, Kendall Morse, Margaret MacArthur, Norman Kennedy, Louis and Sally Killen, Yodeling Slim Clark, Charlotte Cormier, Sparky Rucker, Sandy and Caroline Paton, Hazel Dickens, Tim Woodbridge, Joe Hickerson, Debby McClatchy, Gordon Bok, Sean Corcoran, Bill Shute and Lisa Null, by Maine Folklife Center, February, 1977, Orono, Maine. Recordings of a folk music concert program called “Folksongs in February” held at the University of Maine in February, 1977. Accession includes 8 black & white contact sheets of 35 mm photos of the performances. Text: 36 pp. index and copies of photos. Recordings: mfc_na2596_cd0407_01 - mfc_na2596_cd0419_12 721 minutes (12 hours). Photographs: P00880, P00881, P01114 - P01399.
Existence and Location of Originals
Located at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047 https://lccn.loc.gov/2013655211.
Materials Specific Details
Audio files are the primary source material. Transcriptions are the transcriber's best effort to convert audio to text, but should be considered secondary to the audio.
- Folk music Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Folklore Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Oral histories Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Guide to Folksongs in February Collection
- Digital Objects Available
- Thomas Libby
- May 2018
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
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Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository
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