Broadside collection, 1962-1991.

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Broadside collection, 1962-1991.

Broadside collection, 1962-1991.

Materials from the "Broadside" offices. Sound recordings include open reel tapes and audio cassettes, many of which were used to transcribe topical folk songs for publication in "Broadside." Additional recordings include demo tapes, live concert performances, and interviews, which were sent to the Broadside offices by friends, folk singers, and subscribers. The work of numerous performers is included (many of the most significant appear as access points in this record). Documentation materials include a log of the "Broadside" tapes, correspondence, and tape notes. The "Broadside" tape log is a list of the tapes in their original order. Correspondence and tape notes consist of materials included in the original tape boxes. Correspondence includes personal letters to Cunningham and Friesen from friends and contributors. Tape notes contain track listings of songs, dates of performances, and names of performers.

ca. 280 items.

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Sainte-Marie, Buffy

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Almanac Singers.

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Parrott, Tom

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