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Marie Campbell manuscript, Tales from the Cloud Walking Country,, 1958

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59M6 Marie Campbell manuscript, , 1958 59m6 Finding aid prepared by Ida Sell University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 18 Feb 2011 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-07-15T11:02-0400 Describing Archives: A Content Standard Marie Campbell manuscript, Tales from the Cloud Walking Country, 59m6 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.23 Cubic feet 1 box 1958 The Marie Campbell manuscript includes the original and author's carbon copy of her anthology of Kentucky folklore. Campbell, Marie, 1907- Biographical note Marie Campbell was born in 1907. She was a teacher and folklorist. Between 1926 and 1934 Campbell lived, worked, and travelled the eastern Kentucky Mountains. She is also the author of Folks Do Get Born. Arrangement note Collection is arranged by format. Preferred Citation note 59M6 : [identification of item], Marie Campbell manuscript, Tales from the Cloud Walking Country, 1958, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Scope and Contents note The Marie Campbell manuscript includes the original and author's carbon copy of her anthology of Kentucky folklore. The manuscript includes seventy-eight stories collected by Campbell in the 1920s and 1930s while she lived and worked in eastern Kentucky. Many of the stories are based on European traditions from German fairy tales to Irish hero stories to Greek myths. The stories were a part of the oral tradition of Kentucky which Campbell aimed to preserve in the book. It was published in 1958 by Indiana University Press. Folklore. Kentucky--Authors. Kentucky--Social life and customs. Women authors--20th century. Tales from the Cloud Walking Country-Original Manuscript, 1 2 1 1 1958 Tales from the Cloud Walking Country-Carbon Copy, 1 6 1 4 1 5 1 3 1958