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    • Old Ireland

    • Ballads;
    • Polly Johnson sings a for Herbert Halpert and his recording equipment. This takes place in her home near Wise, Virginia. She was raised in Letcher County, Kentucky.
    • On Top of Old Smokey

    • ; Accordions;
    • Haywood "Woodie" Blevins plays a tune on the accordion. Haywood was born in Grayson County where this recording takes place,.
    • Say Old Man

    • Fiddle music;
    • Robert "Georgia Slim" Rutland plays solo fiddle. He learned most of his repetoir from listening to 78's of Clark Kessinger's fiddle playing. He was born near Tifton, Georgia in 1916.
    • Black Jack Davie

    • Ballads;
    • One leaf, typewritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. There are two holes along the left edge. There is a small piece of document missing and covered by tape at the center of the right edge. There is a...
    • Black Jack Davie

    • Ballads;
    • One leaf, typewritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. There is a small piece of document missing and a piece of tape at the lower right corner. "Bessie Littrell (on Gordon trip)" is handwritten in pencil...
    • Hatcher Hotel 19/20

    • hotels; sayings; rural areas
    • Mr. Hatcher spent time writing sayings and stories about local history and folk lore on the walls of his hotel. The Hatcher Hotel was located on Main St. in Pikeville, KY.
    • Old Joe Clark

    • Fiddle music; Fannin, Glen; Old Joe Clark;
    • Fiddle tune played by Glen Fannin (formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky), recorded by Bruce Greene in North Fairfield, Ohio, on 04/02/77
    • There Was a Rich Old Farmer Rich Old

    • Banjo Music--Kentucky Music; Songs--Appalachian Region; Songs, English--Kentucky; Carpenter, Nora; There Was a Rich Old Farmer Rich Old;
    • Song sung, played on banjo, and recorded by Nora Carpenter at her home in Salyersville, Maggoffin County, Kentucky 06-28-72.
    • Boy That Never Seen a Fraid

    • Tales--Kentucky; Jack Tales--Kentucky; Folk Tales--Kentucky; Boy That Never Seen a Fraid; Storytelling--Appalachian Region; Saylor, Don;
    • Tale told by Don Saylor at Hyden Elementary School in Leslie County, Kentucky and recorded by Leonard Roberts 10-10-49.
    • Old Ned

    • Rollyson, Fern; Morris, David; West Virginia; Collins, Lester; Old Ned; Old Uncle Ned;
    • Song sung by Lester Collins and recorded by David Morris and Fern Rollyson in West Virginia in 1963.
    • Growlin' Old Man, Cacklin' Old Woman

    • Celebration of Traditional Music--Berea College; CTM-79; Real World String Band; Growlin' old Man, Cacklin' Old Woman;
    • Musical performance at the 1979 Berea College Celebration of Traditional Music
    • Just Over The Stars

    • Old Baptist Choir; Gospel Music-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Gospel Musicians-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Phipps, A.L.; Old Baptist Choir; Cumberland Valley Folk Festival; Southern Gospel Singers;...
    • Gospel song sung unaccompanied by A.L. Phipps and Old Baptist Choir at the Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion / Cumberland Valley Folk Festival in Barbourville, Kentucky in 1978.
    • Life is Like a Mountain Railroad

    • Old Baptist Choir; Gospel Music-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Gospel Musicians-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Phipps, A.L.; Old Baptist Choir; Cumberland Valley Folk Festival; Southern Gospel Singers;...
    • Gospel song sung unaccompanied by A.L. Phipps and Old Baptist Choir at the Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion / Cumberland Valley Folk Festival in Barbourville, Kentucky in 1978.
    • He Loves Me

    • Old Baptist Choir; Gospel Music-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Gospel Musicians-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Phipps, A.L.; Old Baptist Choir; Cumberland Valley Folk Festival; Southern Gospel Singers;...
    • Gospel song sung unaccompanied by A.L. Phipps and Old Baptist Choir at the Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion / Cumberland Valley Folk Festival in Barbourville, Kentucky in 1978.
    • Where the Soul Of Man Never Dies

    • Old Baptist Choir; Gospel Music-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Gospel Musicians-Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Phipps, A.L.; Old Baptist Choir; Cumberland Valley Folk Festival; Southern Gospel Singers;...
    • Gospel song sung unaccompanied by A.L. Phipps and Old Baptist Choir at the Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion / Cumberland Valley Folk Festival in Barbourville, Kentucky in 1978.
    • He Whispers Sweet Peace To Me

    • Old Baptist Choir; Gospel Music—Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Gospel Musicians—Kentucky; Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion 1978; Phipps, A.L.; Old Baptist Choir; Cumberland Valley Folk Festival; Southern Gospel Singers;...
    • Gospel song sung unaccompanied by A.L. Phipps and Old Baptist Choir at the Cumberland Valley Folk Music Reunion / Cumberland Valley Folk Festival in Barbourville, Kentucky in 1978.
    • Old Joe Clark

    • Banjo Music--Kentucky; Cornett, ""Banjo"" Bill; Old Joe Clark;
    • Tune played on banjo and self recorded by ""Banjo"" Bill Cornett in Knott County, Kentucky [1960s].
    • Old Age Pension Blues

    • Banjo Music--Kentucky; Cornett, ""Banjo"" Bill; Old Age Pension Blues;
    • Tune played on banjo and self recorded by ""Banjo"" Bill Cornett in Knott County, Kentucky [1960s].

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