Brooks, J.E.

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A.P. Carter, his wife, Sara, and his sister-in-law Maybelle first recorded as the Carter Family in pioneering recording sessions at Bristol, Va., in 1927. They continued to perform and record together until 1941, becoming one of the most influential groups in the country music industry.

From the description of J.E. Brooks collection, 1927-1992. (East Tennessee State University). WorldCat record id: 37216916

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referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D Houghton Library
creatorOf Brooks, J. E.,. J.E. Brooks collection, 1927-1992. East Tennessee State University, TET
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associatedWith Carter, A. P. (Alvin Pleasant), 1891-1960. person
associatedWith Carter Family (Musical group) corporateBody
associatedWith Carter, Maybelle, 1909-1978. person
associatedWith Carter, Sara, 1898-1979. person
associatedWith Doc and Carl (Musical group) corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Country music
Country musicians


Active 1927

Active 1992



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SNAC ID: 52796655