The University of Texas at Austin
Folk tales; reminisences; riddles; songs [part 1 of 3]
Identifier: e_utfc_0744
Title: Folk tales; reminisences; riddles; songs [part 1 of 3]
Description: An unidentified man, probably Tom Ashley of Deep Gap, North Carolina, shares folk tales, riddles, and songs. He discusses life in the mountains in the past. Folk tales include ’The devil and the millionaire,’ and ’Invisible witch.’ Songs include ’Pretty little girl with the pink chiffon,’ and ’Little fisherman.’
Country: United States
Date: circa 1960-1969
Creator: [Ashley, Tom?] (interviewee, banjo player)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 59 minutes, 34 seconds
Related items: e_utfc_0745; e_utfc_0746