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Box — Series: 1, Box: 1
Collection number: Box 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This multi-genre ethnographic collection is an outgrowth of the South Georgia Folklife Project founded by Dr. Laurie Sommers in 1996. It reflects 10 years of field documentation and public programs from 1996 to 2006. Highlights of the collection include Southeast Georgia Sacred Harp, Okefenokee Music Survey, Flint River fisheries, Traditions of Turpentiners, Folkwriting (Lessons on Place, Heritage, and Traditions for Georgia Classrooms), online exhibits, and a radio archives of documentary...
Dates: 1996 - 2006
File — Series: 1, Box: 1, Folder: 1
Collection number: Folder 1
Scope and Contents Group or Organization Name:NoneCounty of Residence:PierceOccupation:Retired US veteran, TurpentinerNotes:Occupational folklore, Tape-recorded interview with detailed index made at 833 Allen Ave., Blackshear, GA on 07/14/02. Part of Faces of the Piney Woods internship by Tim Prizer.Keywords:Turpentine, African American, Mayday, Echols, Faces of the Piney WoodsGenres (Controlled Vocabulary)Personal experience narrative, occupational...
Dates: July 14, 2002