A little girl stands on a small chair next to a quilt stretched over a wooden frame. The girl leans over the quilt, and appears to be sewing. A woman sits in a chair beside the girl. Spools of thread and a small sewing box lay on the quilt...
Viola Cole sings a tragic love ballad for Kip Lornell. She learned most of the ballads she sings from her mother who learned them from Viola's grandmother. This interview takes place in her Carroll County home.
An older woman guides a little girl's hand as she stitches a section of a quilt. Another woman quilts beside the girl. Part of a series of photos of a quilting party at Charity Community Center in Franklin County, VA.
Renfro Valley Barn Dance ; Radio Programs--Kentucky; Country Music--Kentucky; Country Musicians--Kentucky; WLW (Radio Station: Cincinnat, Ohio); Girl I Left Behind Me; Miller, Slim; Fiddle music; Girl I Left Behind Me;
Fiddle tune played by Slim Miller on the Renfro Valley Barn Dance originating from Renfro Valley, Kentucky over Cincinnati radio station WLW 4-26-41.
Bessie Jones teaches a slave game to students in Greenville, South Carolina. This was attended and recorded by a high school group from Paideia school in Atlanta, led by John Sundale. Listen to Brown Girl in the Ring: ww14518.
Lincoln Memorial University (Harrogate, Tenn.) -- History.; Rector,Maggie Mae.; Jones, W.I..; Howard, Clarence H..; Irwin, Zenna.
The article: "Robert Todd Lincoln," features a facsimile letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to Dr. John Wesley Hill, dated February 5, 1925 in response to an invitation by Lincoln Memorial University to attend a celebration of Lincoln's...
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Social life and customs.; Lincoln Memorial University (Harrogate, Tenn.)
An article from the "Mountain Herald," about the memories and experiences of a mountain girl with ambition to get a college education, eventually arriving at Lincoln Memorial University. She discusses funerals and burials, as well as...