Publications from the American Folklife Center
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American Folk Architecture: A Selected Bibliography, by Howard
W. Marshall (1981).
American Folk Music and Folklore Recordings: A Selected List, edited by Jennifer Cutting. Annual
1984 - 1992. Specify year(s).
American Folklife: A Commonwealth of Culture, by Mary Hufford (1991). Full-color, illustrated, 20-page
booklet with definition and history of folklife study.
American Folklife Center: An Illustrated Guide. Library of Congress (2004).
Documenting Martitime Folklife: An Introductory Guide, by David Taylor (1992).
Ethnic Folklife Dissertations from the United States and Canada,
1960 - 1980: A Selected, Annotated Bibliography, by Catherine Kerst (1986).
Ethnographic Collections in the Archive of Folk Culture: A Contributer's Guide, by Stephanie A. Hall (1995).
Explore Your Community: A Community Heritage Poster for the Classroom.
Federal Cylinder Project: A Guide to Field Cylinder Collections in Federal Agencies. Volumes 1, 2, 3, 5, and 8.
Folklife and Fieldwork: An Introduction to Field Techniques (revised 2002). Spanish version also available: La Tradición Popular y la Investicación de Campo .
Folklife Annual 90, edited by James Hardin (1991).
Folklife Center News,
Quarterly. Some back issues available.
Folk Heritage Collections in Crisis . Council on Library and Information Sources. (2001).
Folk Recordings: Selected from the Archive of Folk Culture. Catalog and order form for recordings
available from the Library of Congress.
Folklife Sourcebook: A Directory of Folklife Resources in the United States, by Peter Bartis and Stephanie A. Hall.
Grouse Creek Cultural Survey: Integrating Folklife and Historic Preservation Field Research, by Thomas Carter and Carl Fleischhauer (1988).
Old Ties, New Attachments: Italian-American Folklife in the West,
by David A. Taylor and John Alexander Williams (1992). Hardcover, 224
pages, with 197 black-and-white illustrations.
Pennsylvania German Fraktur: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress, by Paul Conner and Jill Roberts (1988).
A Teacher's Guide to Folklife Resources. Searchable database of educational resources by Carol Moran and Catherine Hiebert Kerst
Quilt Collections: A Directory for the United States and Canada,
compiled by Lisa Turner Oshins (1987).