Mudcat Café message #289563 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Nancy-Jean
01-Sep-00 - 06:34 PM
Thread Name: Songbooks: A Basic Folk Library
Subject: RE: A Basic Folk Library
For the New England Region, books by Helen Hartness Flanders (and various collaborators) describe the Flanders Ballad Collection at Middlebury Vermont (4500 folk songs and ballads collected over a 30 year period). The titles are: Anyone interested in making arrangements to hear the field recordings should get in touch with Mr. Terry Simpkins ( He is most enthusiastic about people interested in the Collection. I know. I spent a week there in May.