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Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lyrics Collection,ca. 1935

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Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lyrics Collection


ca. 1935


Berea College Special CollectionsBerea, Kentucky 40404

Conditions Governing Access note

Copyright has not been assigned to Berea College.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lyrics Collection, KYSX243-A, ca. 1935Special Collections, Berea College, Berea, Ky.


.2 lin. ft.

Scope and Content

These are photocopies of lyrics of approximately ninety of the 300 folk songs recorded by Bascom Lamar Lunsford for Columbia University in 1935.

The manuscript volume of lyrics was prepared by Lunsford's daughter, Nell Lunsford Greenwald. Lyrics are accompanied by brief remarks or origins of songs. A table of contents is also present.


  • Music, folk -- Lyrics

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Open to researchers.

Related Material

Copies of the recordings are available at Columbia University, at the Library of Congress, and at Mars Hill College in North Carolina.

KYSX242-A supplies further information on the collection of which this series is a part.

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