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The Resource The ballad collectors of North America : how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity, edited by Scott B. Spencer, (electronic resource)

The ballad collectors of North America : how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity, edited by Scott B. Spencer, (electronic resource)

Label
The ballad collectors of North America : how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity
Title
The ballad collectors of North America
Title remainder
how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Scott B. Spencer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spencer, Scott B.
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
American folk music and musicians
Series volume
no. 15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folk music
  • Ballads, English
  • Folk music
Label
The ballad collectors of North America : how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity, edited by Scott B. Spencer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ballad collecting : impetus and impact / Scott B. Spencer -- Franz Boas, the phonograph, and the Columbia School / Erika Brady -- Ballad collectors in the Ozarks / Norm Cohen -- Songcatchers in the West : cowboy songs ; Songcatchers in the West, other traditions / Guy Logsdon -- Folk song collectors in the Midwest / James P. Leary -- Ballad collectors in the Northeast / Nancy-Jean Ballard Seigel -- Four songcatchers in eastern Canada / Sheldon Posen -- The Lomaxes / Matt Barton -- Robert Winslow Gordon / Paul Stamler -- Collecting occupational songs / Dan Milner -- Commodification and revival / Paul Stamler
Control code
EBC817161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 237 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC817161
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL817161
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10519486
  • (CaONFJC)MIL336213
  • (OCoLC)772592980
Label
The ballad collectors of North America : how gathering folksongs transformed academic thought and American identity, edited by Scott B. Spencer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ballad collecting : impetus and impact / Scott B. Spencer -- Franz Boas, the phonograph, and the Columbia School / Erika Brady -- Ballad collectors in the Ozarks / Norm Cohen -- Songcatchers in the West : cowboy songs ; Songcatchers in the West, other traditions / Guy Logsdon -- Folk song collectors in the Midwest / James P. Leary -- Ballad collectors in the Northeast / Nancy-Jean Ballard Seigel -- Four songcatchers in eastern Canada / Sheldon Posen -- The Lomaxes / Matt Barton -- Robert Winslow Gordon / Paul Stamler -- Collecting occupational songs / Dan Milner -- Commodification and revival / Paul Stamler
Control code
EBC817161
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
vii, 237 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC817161
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL817161
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10519486
  • (CaONFJC)MIL336213
  • (OCoLC)772592980

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