Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978

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Legendary country music performer. Born May 10, 1909. Died October 23, 1978. Guitarist renowned for her playing style and her crafting of the "Carter Lick." Member of the original Carter Family musical group, and mother of June, Helen, and Anita Carter. Member, Country Music Hall of Fame.

From the description of Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter and Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. 1968 Feb. 1. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58840972

From the description of Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. 1968 Feb. 1. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58840971

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creatorOf Hoeptner, Fred. John Edwards memorial collection, 1959-1963. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Blackley, Becky. Becky Blackley collection, 1871-1995. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Carter Family (Musical group). John Edwards memorial collection, 1938-1939; 1960-1969. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Southern Folklife Collection song folios, circa 1882-1983. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978;. Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter and Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978;. Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
referencedIn Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009. Mike Seeger collection, 1955-2002. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Promotional photograph of the Carter sisters, ca. 1946. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Carter/Cash Family Collection, c.1940-2009 Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
creatorOf Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978;. Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
creatorOf Brooks, J. E.,. J.E. Brooks collection, 1927-1992. East Tennessee State University, TET
referencedIn Pulley, Raymond H. Raymond H. Pulley collection, 1954-1958. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn WRVA (Radio Station : Richmond, Va.). Old Dominion Barn Dance picture album, ca. 1946. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Kahn, Ed. Ed Kahn collection, 1930-1999. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978;. Oral history interview with Maybelle Carter and Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman; 1968 February 1; interview conducted by Bill Williams. Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center
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associatedWith Blackley, Becky. person
associatedWith Brooks, J. E., person
associatedWith Carter Family (Musical group) corporateBody
associatedWith Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978. person
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associatedWith Hoeptner, Fred. person
associatedWith Kahn, Ed. person
associatedWith Pulley, Raymond H. person
associatedWith Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009. person
associatedWith Stoneman, Ernest V. person
associatedWith Stonmean Family (Musical group) corporateBody
associatedWith Williams, Bill; person
associatedWith WRVA (Radio Station : Richmond, Va.) corporateBody
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Country musicians--Interviews
Country music--History
Women country musicians--Interviews
Country musicians--Biography
Women country musicians--Biography
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Birth 1909-05-10

Death 1978-10-23

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