New York folklore society

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A not-for-profit organization established in 1944 for the purpose of promoting the collection, study, publication, and dissemination of all aspects of the folk culture of the people who live and have lived in New York State.

From the description of Records, 1950-1998. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: 79465110

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creatorOf New York Folklore Society. Records, 1950-1998. New York State Library
referencedIn IU Folklore Institute, 1987 Indiana University, Bloomington. Center for the Study of History and Memory
referencedIn Thompson, Harold William, 1891-1964. Harold William Thompson papers, 1942-1955. Cornell University Library
creatorOf New York Folklore Society. Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf New York Folklore Society. [A collection of printed material pertaining to the New York Folklore Society]. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Jones, Louis C. (Louis Clark), 1908-1990. Louis C. Jones papers, 1853-1993 (bulk 1925-1987). Fenimore Art Museum (Cooperstown, N. Y.)
referencedIn New York Folklore Society : PAD/D pamphlet file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)
Folklore archives

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Active 1950

Active 1998



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SNAC ID: 543711