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A treasury of Afro-American folklore : : the oral literature, traditions, recollections, legends, tales, songs, religious beliefs, customs, sayings, and humor of peoples of African descent in the Americas / / [compiled] by Harold Courlander ; decorations by Enrico Arno.

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Identifier: GR103 .T73 1976
Overview In this anthology, "A Treasure of Afro-American Folklore", Harold Courlander brings together oral traditions of black communities in the Western Hemisphere and demonstrates the powerful cultural influence on Africa on this side of the Atlantic. Afro-American folklore includes a wide array of orally transmitted traditions of the numerous, sometimes disparate, Negro cultures of the New World. Among these traditions are tales of scoundrels, heroes, rollicking adventures, friendship, and much more,...

A Treasury of American folklore : : stories, ballads, and traditions of the people / / edited by B.A. Botkin ; with a foreword by Carl Sandburg.

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Identifier: GR105 .B58
Overview A collection of folklore, including an index of authors, titles, and first lines of songs and an index of subjects and names. Contents The hunters of Kentucky -- Roaring Ralph Stackpole -- The lion of the west -- A vote for Crockett -- The ballad of Davy Crockett -- Telling stories vs. talking government matters -- The story of a skow -- Grinning the bark off a tree -- The coon-skin trick -- A riproarious fight on the Mississippi River -- Treeing a wolf -- Skinning a bear -- The death hug -- A...

A Short Collection of Kentucky Folklore

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Identifier: 1971 154
Overview James K. Aaron was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.

Abele Family Stories

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Identifier: 1982 003
Overview Deborah Abele was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.

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American Folklife Center 6
Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981. 5
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Jackson, Bruce, 1936- 3
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American Folklore Society 2
American Folklore Society. Jewish Folklore and Ethnology Section 2
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Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-1975 2
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Cohen, Hennig 2
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Dundes, Alan 2
Dundes, Alan. 2
Jones, Suzi. 2
Lawless, Elaine J. 2
Max Weinreich Center for Advanced Jewish Studies 2
Paredes, Américo, 1915-1999 2
Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress) 2
United States. National Park Service 2
Washington State Folklife Council 2
American Folklore Society. Public Programs Section 1
Appalachian State University 1
Armstrong, Alan, 1933-1986. 1
Associated Chinese University Women (Honolulu, Hawaii) 1
Babloi︠a︡n (Babloyan), Robert. 1
Barrick, Mac E. 1
Baughman, Ernest Warren, 1916- 1
Bauman, Richard, 1940- 1
Bell and Howell Company. Micro Photo Division 1
Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project 1
Boatright, Mody C. (Mody Coggin), 1896-1970. 1
Bonnerjea, Biren. 1
Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973. 1
Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-1975. 1
Bratcher, James T., 1934- 1
Brewer, John Mason, 1896-1975 1
Bronner, Simon J. 1
Brown, Mary Ellen, 1939- 1
Burton, Thomas G. 1
Casetta, Anna. 1
Center for Southern Folklore 1
Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. 1
Chung, May Lee. 1
Cleveland Public Library. John G. White Department 1
Coe, Linda, 1945- 1
Coffin, Tristram Potter, 1922-2012. 1
Cohen, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.) 1
Cooper, Jacob Calvin, 1845-1937. [from old catalog] 1
Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996. 1
Danielson, Virginia. 1
Davidson, Levette Jay, 1894-1957. 1
Dugaw, Dianne. 1
Edmonson, Munro S. 1
Eiler, Lyntha Scott. 1
Eiler, Terry. 1
Emrich, Duncan, 1908-1977. 1
Fertig, Barbara C., 1934- 1
Fine, Elizabeth C. (Elizabeth Calvert) 1
Finnish-American Literary Heritage Foundation 1
Fleischhauer, Carl. 1
Folklore Forum Society 1
Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941. 1
Fried, Jerome 1
Georges, Robert A. 1
Glassie, Henry, 1941- 1
Green, Thomas A., 1944- 1
Hand, Wayland D. (Wayland Debs), 1907-1986. 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Hyatt, Harry Middleton, 1890- 1
Idaho Folklife Archives 1
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Indiana University 1
Indiana University. Archives of Traditional Music 1
Indiana University. Folklore Institute 1
Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946. 1
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Johnson, Jerry Mack. 1
Jones, Michael Owen. 1
Jones-Baker, Doris 1
Kerst, Catherine Hiebert, 1948- 1
Krappe, Alexander Haggerty, 1894-1947. 1
Lau, Margaret Leong. 1
Leach, Maria 1
Lindahl, Carl, 1947- 1
Lockwood, Yvonne R. 1
London, Folk Press 1
Loomis, Ormond. 1
Luke, Dorothy Jim. 1
MacDonald, Margaret Read, 1940- 1
Maine Folklife Center 1
Manning, Ambrose N. 1
McCarl, Robert. 1
McCulloh, Judith, 1935- 1
Meyer, Clarence 1
Middle Tennessee State University 1
National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage 1
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