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Folk music of Palestine [sound recording]

Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Palestinian Arabs  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Palestine
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04408
Folkways 4408
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232177
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Folk music of India [sound recording]

Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
India
Date:
1950
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04409
Folkways 4409
Folkways 409
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232178
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Folk Music of the U.S.S.R. [sound recording]

Producer:
Cowell, Henry 1897-1965  Search this
Performer:
T. Khanum Ensemble  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Date:
1960
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04535
Folkways 4535
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232275
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Folk music slides

Collection Creator:
Thieme, Art  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
circa 1960s-1990
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Art Theime Folk Music Slides, circa 1960s-1990, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna.
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Art Thieme Folk Music Slides
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1239-ref15

Folk music of Ethiopia [sound recording]

Commentator:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Ethiopia
Eritrea
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, Ethiopic  Search this
World music  Search this
Local number:
FW04405
Folkways 4405
Folkways 405
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232174

Folk music of Yugoslavia [sound recording] / recorded by Laura Boulton

Recorder:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Croats  Search this
Yugoslavs  Search this
Serbs  Search this
Macedonians  Search this
Slovenes  Search this
Montenegrins  Search this
Bosnia Hercegovinian  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Yugoslavia
Date:
1952
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance  Search this
Local number:
FW04434
Folkways 4434
Folkways 434
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232203
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Folk music of Jamaica [sound recording] / recorded by Edward Seaga

Recorder:
Seaga, Edward  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Jamaicans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Jamaica
Date:
1956
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04453
Folkways 4453
Folkways 453
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232221
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Lonesome valley : A collection of American Folk Music [sound recording]

Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Performer:
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Hawes, Bess Lomax 1921-2009  Search this
Glazer, Tom  Search this
Houston, Cisco  Search this
Hawes, Butch 1919-1971  Search this
Hays, Lee 1914-1981  Search this
Guthrie, Woody 1912-1967  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in. re-issue
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in. original
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Date:
1950
1950-1960
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Local number:
FW02010
Folkways 10
Folkways 2010
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_231494
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Negro folk music of Alabama. Vol. 5 [sound recording] : spirituals

Creator:
Reed, Dock  Search this
Performer:
Hall, Vera 1906-1964  Search this
Recorder:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans Alabama Music  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Alabama
United States
Date:
1950
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Local number:
FW04473
Folkways 4473
Folkways 473
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232239

Folk Music of Washington Square [sound recording]

Performer:
Tarnower, Howie  Search this
Lapow, Gary  Search this
Zeitlin, Robin  Search this
Isbell, Lynn  Search this
Lubin, Roger  Search this
Dorsey, Paul  Search this
Guerra, Frank  Search this
Perez, Ana  Search this
Carman, John B.  Search this
Virill, Carol J.  Search this
McKillen, Alice L.  Search this
Bradley, Henry  Search this
Yesselman, Susan  Search this
Williams, Danny  Search this
Wiley, Major  Search this
Robinson, Jolly  Search this
Schifter, Henry  Search this
DeMott, Marianne  Search this
Allen, Bruce  Search this
Kino, Ken  Search this
Reiter, Melvin T.  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Date:
1962
1951-1960
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Solo instrument music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Vaudeville  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW02353
Folkways 2353
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_231560
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Art Thieme Folk Music Slides

Creator:
Thieme, Art  Search this
Extent:
459 Slides
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Slides
Photographs
Chromogenic processes
Slides (photographs)
Date:
circa 1960s-1990
Summary:
Art Thieme was a noted folk singer who recorded many traditional ballads and folk songs from midwestern states. This collection is a series of 459 color slides documenting folk musicians and folk music, in both concert settings and informal portraiture, all taken by the donor.
Scope and Contents:
459 35mm color slides documenting folk musicians and folk music, in both concert settings and informal portraiture, all taken by the donor, Art Thieme, a noted folksinger. Subjects include such well-known performers as Stephen Wade, the New Lost City Ramblers, Mike Seeger, Pete Seeger, Peggy Seeger, Jack Elliott, Ike Everly, B.B. King, Dave Edmonson, Ray Harris, Kenny Baker, Tom Paxton, John Hammond, Bill Monroe, Justin Bishop, Steve Goodman, Cathy Fink, Wes Asbury, Ron F. Kirkpatrick, Doc Watson, Jim Kweskin, and Lightnin' Hopkins, and other notables such as oral historian Studs Terkel. The collection also contains a CD with Thieme's recordings and a folder of newspaper clippings, a program, and a map of local folk singers across the country. The slides are unarranged, but most slides have names, places, and dates.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Art Thieme was born on July 9, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois. He becamea noted folk singer. He launched his career at a Hyde Park, Chicago club, the Limelight, in 1959 and went on to perform for many years at a coffeehouse called No Exit, also in Chicago. Touring all over the country, he photographed and recorded many folk singers and concerts, documented in this collection. At the end of his career, he performed on the steamboats Julia Belle Swain, Twilight on the Mississippi, and Illinois Rivers. He has recorded traditional folk songs rendered by himself for Folk Legacy Records. Thieme died on May 26, 2015.
Provenance:
The collection was donated by Art Thieme in 2012.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Musical instruments -- 20th century  Search this
Concerts  Search this
Folk music -- United States  Search this
Folk musicians  Search this
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Folk music -- Appalachian Region, Southern  Search this
Folk festivals  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Musicians -- 1950-2000  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Color transparencies -- 1950-2000
Chromogenic processes
Slides (photographs) -- 1950-2000
Citation:
Art Theime Folk Music Slides, circa 1960s-1990, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1239
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1239
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Folk music of Japan [sound recording] / recorded ... by Edward Norbeck

Recorder:
Norbeck, Edward 1915-  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Japan
Date:
1952
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, Japanese  Search this
Local number:
FW04429
Folkways 4429
Folkways 429
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232198

Folk music of the Western Congo [sound recording] / recorded by Leo A. Verwilghen

Commentator:
Verwilghen, Leo A.  Search this
Editor:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Bantu  Search this
Congo  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Zaire
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1952
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04427
Folkways 4427
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232196
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Bibliographies - Miscellaneous folk music and folklore

Collection Source:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Collector:
Odell, Scott, 1935-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 40
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
File includes lists and bibliographies by subject
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact the archives staff for information.
Collection Citation:
J. Scott Odell folk music collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
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J. Scott Odell folk music collection
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-odel-ref65

Folk music of France [sound recording] / recorded by Paul Arma

Recorder:
Arma, Paul 1905-1987  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
French  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
France
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, French  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW04414
Folkways 4414
Folkways 414
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232183
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Folk music of Haiti [sound recording] / recorded ... by Harold Courlander

Recorder:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Performer:
Lavache, Morgina  Search this
Borderau, Libera  Search this
Yogan, Ti  Search this
Belvue, LaFrance  Search this
Hibbert, Lena  Search this
Servers, Dimervil  Search this
Francois, Aleanne  Search this
Derosier, Edgar  Search this
Oxilas, Christophe  Search this
Bellis, Sigbrien  Search this
Macelise, Veneise  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Haiti
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Fok songs, French  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW04407
Folkways 4407
Folkways 407
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232176
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Negro folk music of Alabama. Vol. 1 [sound recording] : secular

Recorder:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Performer:
Brown, Joe  Search this
Amerson, Rich  Search this
Smith, "Red" Willie  Search this
Hall, Vera 1906-1964  Search this
Coleman, Earthy Anne  Search this
Hill, Archie Lee  Search this
Turner, Willie  Search this
Dodson, Annie Grace Horn  Search this
East York School  Search this
Lilly's Chapel School  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Songs and music
Place:
United States
Date:
1951
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Circle games  Search this
Lullabies  Search this
Work songs  Search this
Local number:
FW04417
Folkways P417
Folkways 4417
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232186

Folk music from Italy [sound recording] / recorded by Walther Hennig

Commentator:
Hennig, Walther  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Italians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Italy
Date:
1956
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, Italian  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Local number:
FW04520
Folkways 4520
Folkways 520
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232265
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Folk music of Liberia [sound recording] / recorded by Packard L. Okie

Recorder:
Okie, Packard L.  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Mandingo (African people)  Search this
Liberians  Search this
Kpelle (African people)  Search this
Dan (African people)  Search this
Basa (Cameroon people)  Search this
Loma (African people)  Search this
Kru (African people)  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Liberia
Date:
1954
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04465
Folkways 4465
Folkways 465
Restrictions & Rights:
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232231
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Negro folk music of Alabama. Vol. 4 [sound recording] : Rich Amerson--2

Performer:
Amerson, Rich  Search this
Coleman, Earthy Anne 1883?-  Search this
Recorder:
Courlander, Harold 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
United States
Alabama
Date:
1955
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Local number:
FW04472
Folkways 4472
Folkways 472
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_232238

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