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Singing Family of the Cumberlands typescript,, 1955

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kukm1m55m52 typescript, 1955 55M52 Finding aid prepared by Amanda M. Reeve University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 January 31 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-04-29T13:07-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Singing Family of the Cumberlands typescript, 55M52 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.23 Cubic feet 1 box 1955 A typescript of Ritchie's book Singing Family of the Cumberlands. Ritchie, Jean Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open for research by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Preferred Citation note 55M52 : [identification of item], Singing Family of the Cumberlands typescript, 1955, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note Jean Ritchie, a 1946 graduate of the University of Kentucky, wrote Singing Family of the Cumberlands about her maternal grandfather and his fourteen children living in Viper, Kentucky in the Cumberland Mountains. Arrangement note Materials are arranged in chronological order. Scope and Contents note This collection consists of a typescript, including corrections, of Ritchie's book Singing Family of the Cumberlands, as well as the book's jacket, a pencil drawing of an illustration for the book, and clippings of book reviews and articles about Ritchie. Ritchie family, Musical group Appalachian Region--Social life and customs. Clippings. Drawing. Folk songs, English--United States. Kentucky--Authors. Musicians. Manuscript, 1 2 1 1 1955 Scope and Contents note Manuscript contains 130 pages. Newspaper Clippings 1 3 1955