Guide to the North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes, 1988

Summary Information

Title: North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes, 1988
Collection: AC.205
Extent: 1 linear foot (1 box)
Abstract:

The North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes is a collection nine audiocassettes and two videocassettes.

Creator: North Carolina Folklore Society

Biographical/Historical Note

The North Carolina Folklore Society was founded in 1913 to promote the appreciation and study of North Carolina's folklife. In 1948, the Society began a state folklore journal. The Society also holds annual meetings and awards, provides a state folklife information center and resources center, prints a resource listing and posts a web site.

Scope and Contents

The North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes contains nine audiocassettes and two videocassettes of the 1988 North Carolina Folklore Society annual Meeting. The meeting was held April 22-23, 1988 in Boone, North Carolina. It includes seven speakers on various topics, such as Beverly Patterson on women's roles in the Primitive Baptist Church and Howard Dorgan on North Carolina's sole Old Regular Baptist Church. Music of various styles is also performed.

Arrangement

The North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes is organized into two series: Series 205A. Audiovisual; Series 205B. Documents. Documents housed in oversized box.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

Provenance is unknown. This collection was opened in January 2004.

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah Bell, circa 1994; Kathryn Staley, 23 January 2004; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, 1 July 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.205: North Carolina Folklore Society Audiocassettes, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

                   
Collection 205. N.C. Folklore Society Audiocassettes. (1988)
Audiovisual Series contains nine audiocassettes and two videocassettes from the North Carolina Folklore Society annual meeting, chronological. The materials are from the 75th Annual Meeting from the North Carolina Folklore Society. It was held April 22-23, 1988 in Boone, North Carolina. Beverly Patterson on women's roles in the Primitive Baptist Church and Howard Dorgan on North Carolina's sole Old Regular Baptist Church. The videocassettes do not contain audio.
Documents Series contains posters, leaflets from the 1988 North Carolina Folklore Society annual meeting. The documents are separated and housed in an oversized box.
   
    Audiovisual Series. (1988)
Box  
1   Audiocassettes.  
   
    Documents Series. (1988)
Folder  
1 1 Posters.