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Reminiscences, songs, folk medicine, riddles [part 1 of 2]
Identifier: e_utfc_0749
Title: Reminiscences, songs, folk medicine, riddles [part 1 of 2]
Description: Tom Ashley, possibly of Deep Gap, North Carolina, shares folktales, folk remedies, and songs. He discusses life in the mountains, and the churchês attitude towards dancing. Includes the remedies for bleeding of the lungs, colds, and asthma and songs ’Kitty,’ ’Grey goose,’ and ’Barbara Allen.’
Country: United States
Date: circa 1960-1969
Creator: Ashley, Tom (interviewee, vocalist, banjo player)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 1 hour, 3 minutes, 29 seconds
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