Folder containing various manuscripts for published and unpublished articles written by Alan Lomax; correspondence related to these articles
Liner notes used in various recording projects, field recordings made by Peter Kennedy and Alan Lomax, original folder reads "Scotland artist bios"
Draft of proposed book with Eduardo Torner; Includes song texts, recording notes, music transcriptions, pre-publication manuscript (some duplication)
Documents related to "Ballads of Britain": handwritten notes on Vol. I; draft copy of manuscripts for Vol. I & Vol. II with brief abstracts of some songs
Manuscripts: "The Liverpool Packet" (I); "The Liverpool Packet" (II); "List, Bonnie Laddie" (2 copies); "Fair Game and Foul"; no title, first song "Muddley Barracks" (II)
Documents related to "Ballads of Britain": draft copy of manuscript for Vol. V with brief abstract of songs; introduction to Vol. V, "Jack of All Trades"
Notes on 1934-1935 field trip; copies of letters to Mrs. Roosevelt; short story about Gant family, other short stories; unused introduction to _American Ballads and Folk Songs_; see also The Land Where the Blues Began
Black on White: A New View of Afro-American History (see also, "Black Identity Project, 1968-1970"); "Choreometrics and Cantometrics: A Note by Alan Lomax" in Visual Anthropology Bulletin, 1980; "Folk Music in ... more
Article on Alan Lomax included in _Decade of Destiny_, Contemporary Books Incorporated, by Judah L. Graubart; Lomax was interviewed for this article and Graubart transcribed and edited the interview for inclusi... more
Lomax's new introduction; correspondence between Alan Jabbour and Alan Lomax regarding LC Jelly Roll Morton recordings; correspondence about Jelly's Last Jam and clippings about the show
Correspondence from Peter van der Merwe to AL, 4/2/1987; Introduction (5/12/1987) to book on Native American culture using Cantometrics as source material (this is not Peter van der Merwe's writing, see "Origin... more
12 titled/untitled lectures and essays by AL; Correspondence of Harold Courlander and AL, 1960-01-20; Toward a Systematic Method for Folk Song Collecting; Folk Lore in a Democracy
"A Note on Folklore and Its Potentialities for the United Nations Educational Conference", undated; preliminary work by Alan Lomax that led to his work with performance style in the 1960s
North, South and other chapters; Photocopied manuscript for publication; two pamphlets - "From Ulster to Carolina", Blethen and Wood; "Woody Guthrie", Seeger, Ochs, Friesen, Dunson
"California and Amazonia: Two Regions of Indian Hunting Culture" by Roger Wescott, Cantometrics Project, Bureau of Applied Social Research, Columbia University, 12/15/1963; FOLDER NUMBER TWO WITH THIS ID includ... more
"A Sketch of African Pre-History", Roger Wescott, Linguist, Cantometrics Project, Bureau of Applied Social Research, Columbia University, 11/16/1963