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Interview with Clarke Lee, February 15, 1997, June 20, 2005

 File — Bag: \folklife\prj1014\, Folder: 086_lee-clarke
Collection number: PRJ1014-086

Scope and Contents

Oral history interviews with Wilbur Clarke Lee, February 15, 1997 and June 20, 2005. Hoboken (Ga.). Fieldworker: Laurie Kay Sommers. Audio files digitized from DAT or cassette tape. Part of the Sacred Harp Series: South Georgia Folklife Project at Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections. Includes:

  • Interview with David Lee and Clarke Lee, Hoboken (Ga.), February 15, 1997. Home of David and Cathy Lee, Hoboken. Includes transcript. CAS-1004.06 [3 parts, combined]. 1.19 GB (1,285,463,356 bytes), 01:59:50. Download audio file
  • Interview with Clarke Lee, Hoboken (Ga.), June 20, 2005 about Primitive Baptist (Crawfordite and Bennettite) hymn lining tradition. 483 MB (507,128,600 bytes), 00:47:54. Includes transcript.
  • Dates

    • February 15, 1997
    • June 20, 2005

    Conditions Governing Access


    2.85 Gigabytes (2 electronic record(s) and derivatives. 2 audio file(s) (wav x4, mp3). 490329252467 bytes. 01:59:50; 507128600 bytes. 00:47:54. 7 PDF documents (12 scans, jp2). Bag approx. 2.85 GB (3,063,563,816 bytes).) : Made available in DSpace on 2022-07-05T13:33:15Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 4 dat-1010-49_lee-clarke_20050620.mp3: 66282714 bytes, checksum: c81f6fecd644fd6cbc2e45e0a5f7222d (MD5) dat-1010-49_transcript.pdf: 9417964 bytes, checksum: caa17332e7d1c06482e1d2443ac224a3 (MD5) cas-1004-06_lee_19970215.mp3: 172586915 bytes, checksum: 1be8ca4b8a282682835fd1352d8c26fb (MD5) cas-1004-06a_transcript.pdf: 2007209 bytes, checksum: 8c76f5dc096852239b8687c56fa19a78 (MD5) Previous issue date: 1997-02-15


    From the Collection: English

    Tape Logs and Artist Data Sheet

    id: CAS-1004.06.1

    item_title: David and Clarke Lee

    call_number: PRJ-1004

    project_title: Sacred Harp

    informant_name: David and Clarke Lee

    fieldworker: Laurie Sommers

    recording_engineer: Laurie Sommers

    date: 15-Feb-97

    recording_location: Home of David and Cathy Lee, Hoboken

    Group or Organization Name:

    County of Residence: Brantley

    Occupation: carpenter, now building maintenance for Ware Co.


    Location: David Lee home

    Traveled to the home of David Lee, Hoboken, GA, where I spoke with David and his cousin, Clarke Lee about sacred harp in the region. I recorded an interview with them in David's living room.

    Genres (Controlled Vocabulary):religious music, singing, shape note music, sacred harp, personal experience narratives, regional history, Primitive Baptist hymnody

    id: DAT-1010.49

    item_title: Lee, Clarke

    call_number: PRJ-1010

    project_title: Sounds of South Georgia

    informant_name: Clarke Lee

    fieldworker: Laurie Sommers

    recording_engineer: Laurie Sommers

    date: 20-Jun-05

    recording_location: Hoboken, GA

    content_summary: Interview with Clarke Lee about Primitive Baptist (Crawfordite and Bennettite) hymn lining tradition. Transcript in file.

    technical_summary: Good quality

    genre: hymns, religious singing

    places: Hoboken, Brantley County

    groups: European American

    keywords: hymn lining


    Repository Details

    Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

    Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
    1500 N. Patterson St.
    Valdosta GA 30601 United States
    229-259-5055 (Fax)