Papers by various authors, on folk music : for G. Herzog, course "Folk music." [1951?]
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Samuel Preston Bayard, famed folklorist, conducted fieldwork collecting folk songs even before he enrolled at the Pennsylvania State College. Bayard was born on April 10, 1908 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated with an A.B. in Music in 1934, and received an A.M. in English from Harvard two years later. In 1945, Bayard was hired to teach Freshman Composition at the Pennsylvania State College and his scholarly output dealing with folk music grew tremendously. He was appointed assistant prof...
Pioneer anthropologist and Africanist; Professor of Sociology (1927-38) and of Anthropology (1938-61), Northwestern University. From 1961 through 1963, held Northwestern's Chair of African Studies, the first such position in the United States. From the description of Melville Herskovits Papers, 1906-1963. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80577063 Anthropologist; Africanist; founder of the first African Studies program in the United States. Melville J. ...
Professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. From the description of Bertrand H. Bronson collection, ca. 1700-ca. 1987. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 214992393 From the description of Bertrand H. Bronson broadside ballads collection, ca. 1720-ca. 1820. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 214962038 Bertrand Bronson taught in the English Department for 43 years. He was a Rhodes Scholar, Guggenheim fe...