Folklore and Music of Virginia Clippings
AC 019

Summary Information

McConnell Library Archives and Special Collections
Folklore and Music of Virginia Clippings
AC 019
Date [inclusive]
0.5 Linear feet
Physical Description
Contains news clippings, pamphlets, booklets, student papers, and documents.
Locked in compact shelving, level 1, shelf 30F.
Contains materials collected in vertical clipping files in McConnell Library under the broad topic of "folklore."

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Folklore and Music of Virginia Clippings, Appalachian Collection, McConnell Library, Radford University, Radford, VA.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

McConnell Library Archives and Special Collections

McConnell Library
PO Box 6881
Radford, Virginia

Restrictions to Access

An appointment for research is required. The collection is open for research. No interlibrary loan.

Custodial History

Materials were originally collected in regional history vertical files in McConnell Library from the 1940s-1970s, and moved to this collection in 2011.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 

Folder 1: Bulletin, "Virginia Folklore Society," 1924 

Folder 2: Newsletters, "Folklore and Folksongs in Virginia," University of Virginia, April 1, 1931 - March 15, 1963 

Folder 3: Brochure, "White Top Folk Festival," August 14-15, 1936 

Folder 4: Newspaper Clippings, "Various Topics in Music," january 26, 1936 - October 23, 1976 

Folder 5: Newspaper Clippings, "Folk-Tales of Virginia," August 30, 1936 - February 2, 1958 

Folder 6: Booklet, "Feather Crowns," by William Stapleton Long, September 1938 

Folder 7: Booklets, "High School Competitive Music Festival," April 1940 and April 1942 

Folder 8: Brochure, "29th Annual Convention: Virginia Federation of Music Clubs," April 20-22, 1950 

Folder 9: Booklet, "Virginia Music Educators Association Handbook," October 1955 

Folder 10: Book Pages, "Encyclopedia of Folklore," 1971 

Folder 11: Booklets, "Publications of Virginia American String Teachers Association," Fingerboard, Fall 1974 and Winter 1975 

Folder 12: Brochure, "Appalachian Writers Workshop," Hindman Settlement School, August 6-12, 1978 

Folder 13: Book, "The Mountain Mystery," by G.M.N. Parker 

Folder 14: Document, "Folklore in Virginia" 

Folder 15: Newspaper, "Folksong with a Sea Salt Tang," Sunday Magazine Section 

Folder 16: Document, "Memories of the Land of the Lonesome Pine" 

Folder 17: Script, "Our Yesterday" 

Folder 18: Document, "Collection of Folktales" 

Folder 19: Brochures, "Virginia Opera" 

Folder 20: Document, "Songs" 

Folder 21: Flyer, "Skyline Bluegrass Festival"