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Ashley, Odell (Fa 52), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Ashley, Odell (Fa 52), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and full-text scan of paper (Click on “Additional Files” below) for Folklife Archives Project 52. “The History of the Edmonson County Poor House,” an interpretive paper and interview executed for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University in 1984. Includes a chronological transcription of the records from the Edmonson County Court pertaining to the maintenance of the poor house from 1864 to 1936.


Taft, Ann Celine (Fa 49), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Taft, Ann Celine (Fa 49), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and full-text scan of paper (Click on “Additional Files” below) for Folklife Archives Project 49. Oral history interview with The Straightway Gospel Singers from Gallatin, Tennessee conducted by Ann Celine Taft for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Subsequent paper titled "The Straightway Gospel Singers" also included.


Spradlin, James Edward (Fa 51), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Spradlin, James Edward (Fa 51), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 51. Oral history interview with Dwight, Virginia, Bill and Geneva Spradlin conducted by James Spradlin for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University in 1984. Topics include recreation and entertainment in Floyd County, Kentucky during the 1930’s and 1940’s.


Scarborough, John A., D. 1995 (Fa 50), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Scarborough, John A., D. 1995 (Fa 50), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 50. “Growing Up in Blue Springs, Alabama” Lecture by Dr. John A. Scarborough to Lynwood Montell’s class on rural adolescence at Western Kentucky University. Includes a copy of Scarborough’s obituary.


Wayne County, Kentucky Project (Fa 23), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Wayne County, Kentucky Project (Fa 23), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid for Folklife Archives Project 23. Oral history interviews with various residents of Wayne County, Kentucky, conducted by Western Kentucky University folk studies students. Topics include the oil industry, folk medicine, water witching, one-room schools and banjo playing. To see the transcript of an interview with one-room school teacher Mrs. Lee Abbott click on "Additional Files" below.


Rich, Cordell (Fa 47), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Rich, Cordell (Fa 47), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives 47. Interview with Cordell Rich at his home near Jamestown, Tennessee. Topics include gospel hymns, death omens and ghost stories.


Gibbs, Verbina (Fa 45), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Gibbs, Verbina (Fa 45), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 45. Interview with Verbina Gibbs about her work as an obituary writer in Allen County, Kentucky.


Hickey, Frankie (Fa 44), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Hickey, Frankie (Fa 44), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and full-text scan of paper (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Folklife Archives Project 44. Collection consists of an interview and related materials regarding Mary C. Bow’s life and her basket making. The interview was conducted by Frankie Hickey at the Bow home on Otter Creek, near Burkesville, Kentucky in 1979. Also includes news clipping about the Bow sisters’ basket making and Dovie R. Bow’s funeral announcement.


Hester, Elizabeth Allen, B. 1956 (Fa 43), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Hester, Elizabeth Allen, B. 1956 (Fa 43), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 43. [Flea markets] Collection of typescripts, photographs and cassette tapes concerning the family/personal history and current occupation (flea market seller) of Margie Hawks. Collectioncontains a detailed account of the family history of Mrs. Hawks and their subsistence farming. Project completed by Elizabeth (Beth) Hester for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University.


Hollingsworth, Teresa L. (Fa 39), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Hollingsworth, Teresa L. (Fa 39), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 39. [Singing schools] Interview with Zilpha Amanda Hume concerning her husband’s (Archie Hume’s) singing schools where he acted as a singing school instructor. Interview was conducted by Teresa Hollingsworth for an oral history project at WesternKentucky University. Includes index, tape summary, transcription, handwritten fieldwork notes and a cassette tape.


Mason-Jones, Lisa (Fa 38), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Mason-Jones, Lisa (Fa 38), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 38. [Midwifery] Oral history project by Lisa Mason-Jones with Jean Pence concerning Mrs. Pence’s role as a midwife at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Project was completed for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Includes index, tape summary, and transcription.


Mcnulty, Sara Jane (Fa 37), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Mcnulty, Sara Jane (Fa 37), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 37. [Trance channeling experiences] Oral history project completed by Sara McNulty with Marilyn Cline, Anne Cataldo and Arthur Cataldo concerning their experiences with trance channeling. Project completed for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Includes data forms, indices, tape summaries, transcriptions and cassette tapes.


Rushing, Jon Rhett (Fa 42), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Rushing, Jon Rhett (Fa 42), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 42. [Martial arts equipment vendors] Project completed by Jon Rhett Rushing with Mike and Terri Doss (pseudonyms) and their personal narratives concerning an itinerant family selling business. Project completed for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University.


Jenkins, Greg (Fa 33), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Jenkins, Greg (Fa 33), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Collection 33. [Prison ministry] Interviews conducted with Overt Ray Rich by Greg Jenkins about his work with prison ministries for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky Univeristy. Contains index, tape summary, transcirpts, comments.


Allen-Carlson, Dawn Elaine (Fa 34), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Allen-Carlson, Dawn Elaine (Fa 34), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 34. [Dr. Joe Daugherty: collector] Oral history project completed by Dawn Elaine Allen-Carlson concerning the collections of Daugherty for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Contains data sheet, journal, 2 indices, tape summary and transcription.


Kitchens, Amy (Fa 35), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Kitchens, Amy (Fa 35), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 35. [Warren County agriculture – past, present, future] Oral history project completed by Amy Kitchens with Kelcy Driskill about agriculture in Warren County, Kentucky, for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Contains indices, tape summaries and transcriptions.


Tittle, Bently (Fa 31), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Tittle, Bently (Fa 31), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 31. [Folklore material classified by genre] Information collected by Bently Tittle related to folklore genres for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University.


Whites, Pierce Butler (Fa 32), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Whites, Pierce Butler (Fa 32), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid and full text scan of paper (Click on "Additional Files" below) for Folklife Archives Project 32. Contemporary marijuana cultivation andusage: interviews and documents. Project completed by Pierce Butler Whites concerning illicit marijuana growth and construction of marijuana paraphernalia. Completed for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University. Contains transcriptions, tape logs, photographs and cassette tapes.


Fraim, Sheryl (Fa 30), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Fraim, Sheryl (Fa 30), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 30. [Folklore material classified by genre] Information collected by Sheryl Fraim related to folklore genres for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University.


Peyton, Sunny (Fa 29), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2012 Western Kentucky University

Peyton, Sunny (Fa 29), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 29. [Folklore material classified by genre] Information collected by Sunny Peyton related to folklore genres for a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University.


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