Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the early French settlers of Acadia, as well as on their present-day descendants.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Borders and Borderlands
Scope and Contents
Interviews of inhabitants of the Maine-New Brunswick borderlands. The interviews were conducted by members of the NEH Summer Teacher Institute, Borders and Borderlands: the Acadian Experience in Maine. The recordings are housed here with NAFOH and the Acadian Archives.
Dates: August 2014
Traditional Music of Maine Project Collection
Scope and Contents The collection includes 37 cassette recordings of interviews (now digitized) with 44 individuals in addition to performances. Traditional Music of Maine celebrates the musical legacies of a variety of Maine folk communities by exploring their cultural and historical significance through oral history interviews with musicians and other community members. The tapes introduce the general public to the remarkable diversity and vitality of Maine's musical traditions. Program...