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Songs of the past: ’38 trip preserved

May 16, 2014
Dan Roblee (droblee@mininggazette.com) , The Daily Mining Gazette

HANCOCK - Folklorist Alan Lomax known for preserving the work of Muddy Waters and Leadbelly from obscurity in the South, made a 1938 trip to the Midwest, with an assignment from the Library of Congress to record and preserve the folk songs of Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota.

 
 
 

 

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