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DAT-1002.03 Taylor Brothers interview, September 12, 1999

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Collection number: Folder 3

Scope and Contents

id: DAT-1002.03

item_title: Taylor Brothers interview

call_number: PRJ-1002



informant_name: "Clarence Taylor, Willie B. Taylor, C.J. Taylor,"

fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers

recording_engineer: Laurie Kay Sommers

date: 12-Sep-99

recording_location: "Blackshear, home of Junior Taylor"

content_summary: Interview at home of Junior Taylor regarding the Taylor Brothers experiences in gospel music and turpentining. Taylor Brothers were a group that was on the Nashboro Label in late 1960s. Clarence does most of talking but other brothers are present and chime in occasionally.


technical_summary: Recorded outside on porch.

genre: "gospel music, personal experience narrative, naval stores, occupational folklife, turpentine"


people: "Clarence Taylor, Willie B. Taylor, C. J. Taylor, Junior Taylor"

groups: African American


  • September 12, 1999

Conditions Governing Access


From the Collection: 40 Boxes

From the Collection: 3 items

From the Collection: 205 Cassettes

From the Collection: 29 Reels

From the Collection: 183 DVDs

From the Collection: 31 Video cassette

From the Collection: 41 Compact Disc


From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
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Valdosta GA 30601 United States
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