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Identifier: Cirillo Tape 28
Scope and Contents Footage of Jubilee festival at the Lincoln Memorial University campus in Harrogate, Tennessee. Cars arriving, people walking around the campus and festival tent area. The Urban Appalachian Council tent is heavily featured, and an interview between a council member and an Appalachian high school teacher currently teaching in Cincinnati discusses the topic of students from Appalachian families in city schools. The teacher talks at length about students struggle to find an identity and the lack of...
Identifier: Cirillo Tape 37
Scope and Contents Fifth annual Jubilee Arts Festival at Jubilee Arts Center in Knoxville (now Laurel Theatre). Friday, February 28 through Sunday, March 1. A group of musicians outisde the theatre play the old-time song "Pretty Little Miss" on guitars, fiddle, mandolin, dobro and banjo. Hazel Dickens plays guitar, Sarah Ogan Gunning and Nimrod Workman sing.Guy Carawan plays hmmer dulcimer and sings "Paradise" by John Prine, accompanying himself on acoustic guitar. Sings a song with...
Identifier: TAMIS-MIC 2020.001
Scope and Contents Forty-six (46) open reel videos documenting residents of former coal mining communities in Campbell County and Claiborne County, Tennessee. The bulk of the videos are uneditied raw footage recording the creation of Appalachian folk art, crafts and music, as well as Marie Cirillo's engagement with the communities' efforts to establish health care clinics and local economic development.Following an oral history project conducted by Marie Cirillo and Maureen O'Connell in 1972, a...