Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings, 1959-1999
Horstman, Dorothy 1930-1999
Williams, Hank (Harold) 1934-
Open-reel tapes: 7 cu. ft
Cassette tapes: 4 cu. ft
Registered nurse, author, folklorist, and radio disk jockey; best known for her research on country and western music, 1959-1999, and her book, "Sing Your Heart Out, Country Boy." Worked closely with colleague Frank Mare, microbiologist and collector of 1920s-1930s country music recordings.
Tape recordings containing oral history and radio show recordings of country and western music, collected and produced by Dorothy Horstman. Recordings include such musicians as Jimmie Rodgers, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline, Hank Snow, and Roy Acuff.
Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings, 1959-1999, Archives Center, National Museum of American History