Appalachian Region, Southern -- Social life and customs
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Identifier: MC 1474
Scope and Content Note The collection consists primarily of Roy Edwin Thomas' oral history interview projects, writings, and research materials. Between 1970 and 1994, Thomas conducted more than a thousand oral history interviews, primarily with "old-timers" (those born circa 1870-1910) across Arkansas, the Ozarks, and Appalachia. Notably among these interviewees is musician Jimmy Driftwood. The collection includes audiocassette tapes with Thomas' recordings of these interviews, as well as Thomas' transcriptions,...
Dates: 1910-1999; Majority of material found within 1970-1999