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Series I: Manuscripts (continued)
Subseries A: Correspondence (continued)
Sub-subseries 5: Programs and program correspondence (continued)
Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes, 1986 (continued)
Also includes handwritten notes.
BOX-FOLDER 34/2 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes, 1987
BOX-FOLDER 34/3 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes, 1988
BOX-FOLDER 34/4 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes, 1989
BOX-FOLDER 34/5 Lexington School: letters from students, 1980-1989
Thank you letters from elementary school students at Lexington School (Kentucky), thanking Jean for the recording of "Old Bangum." The handwritten notes are also illustrated.
BOX-FOLDER 34/6 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes (folder 1 of 3), 1980-1989
Also includes handwritten notes.
BOX-FOLDER 34/7 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes (folder 2 of 3), 1980-1989
Also includes handwritten notes.
BOX-FOLDER 34/8 Programs, schedules, correspondence, and notes (folder 3 of 3), 1980-1989
Also includes handwritten notes. Photo and newspaper clipping affixed to magnetic page need conservation treatment.
BOX-FOLDER 34/9 Correspondence and ephemera, 1990
One item of correspondence and three programs (one copy of "A Special Evening to Benefit the Boys Choir of Harlem" and two copies of The Lithopolis Performing Arts Series." One copy of the has handwritten addresses.
BOX-FOLDER 35/1 Correspondence and ephemera, 1991
Correspondence, a ticket stub, a photocopied newspaper clipping, and a program from the 1991 Berea College commencement.
BOX-FOLDER 35/2 Correspondence and ephemera, 1992
One item of correspondence, two copies of an announcement for Jean's appearance at the 44th annual Virginia Highlands Festival, and one copy of a program for "The Christmas Revels."
BOX-FOLDER 35/3 Correspondence and ephemera, 1993
Correspondence, student comments, a schedule, and other items.
BOX-FOLDER 35/4 Philadelphia Revels, 1994
Correspondence, programs, set lists, birthday cards signed by several people, Jean's information folder, and a script.
BOX-FOLDER 35/5 Correspondence and ephemera, 1994
Correspondence and promotional literature.
BOX-FOLDER 35/6 Engagements (folder 1 of 2), 1994-1995
Correspondence, contracts, programs, handwritten notes, and ephemera related to engagements in 1995.
BOX-FOLDER 35/7 Engagements (folder 2 of 2), 1994-1995
See description for folder 35/6.
BOX-FOLDER 35/8 Correspondence and ephemera, 1995
Correspondence, legal forms, speaker's notes, programs, and handwritten notes.
BOX-FOLDER 35/9 Engagements (folder 1 of 3), 1995-1996
Correspondence, programs, legal forms, set lists, handwritten notes, and ephemera related to engagements in 1996.
BOX-FOLDER 35/10 Engagements (folder 2 of 3), 1995-1996
See description for folder 35/9.
BOX-FOLDER 35/11 Engagements (folder 3 of 3), 1995-1996
See description for folder 35/9.
BOX-FOLDER 36/1 Correspondence and ephemera, 1996
Correspondence, media coverage, an itinerary, and other ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 36/2 Engagements, 1997 (folder 1 of 2), 1996-1997
Correspondence, programs, schedules and itineraries, and related materials.
BOX-FOLDER 36/3 Engagements, 1997 (folder 2 of 2), 1996-1997
See description for folder 36/2.
BOX-FOLDER 36/4 Engagements, 1998 (folder 1 of 2), 1997-1998
Correspondence, handwritten notes, programs, a certificate of appreciate to Jean from the New Jersey Folk Festival, and other ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 36/5 Engagements, 1998 (folder 2 of 2), 1997-1998
See description for folder 36/4.
BOX-FOLDER 36/6 Engagements, 1999 (folder 1 of 4), 1998-1999
Correspondence, programs, travel plans, legal documents, and other ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 36/7 Engagements, 1999 (folder 2 of 4), 1998-1999
See description for folder 36/6.
BOX-FOLDER 37/1 Engagements, 1999 (folder 3 of 4), 1998-1999
See description for folder 36/6.
BOX-FOLDER 37/2 Engagements, 1999 (folder 4 of 4), 1998-1999
See description for folder 36/6.
BOX-FOLDER 37/3 Correspondence and ephemera, 1990-1999
Correspondence, handwritten notes, and ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 37/4 Performances (folder 1 of 3), 1996-2000
Correspondence, programs, contracts, and ephemera related to performances in 2000.
BOX-FOLDER 37/5 Performances (folder 2 of 3), 1996-2000
See description for folder 37/4.
BOX-FOLDER 37/6 Performances (folder 3 of 3), 1996-2000
See description for folder 37/4.
BOX-FOLDER 37/7 Correspondence and ephemera, 2001 (folder 1 of 2)
Correspondence, programs, contracts, and ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 37/8 Correspondence and ephemera, 2001 (folder 2 of 2)
See description for folder 37/7.
BOX-FOLDER 38/1 Second Annual Mountain Dulcimer Week, 2001
Contains a packet with information, correspondence and related materials.
BOX-FOLDER 38/2 Engagements (folder 1 of 3), 2001-2002
Correspondence, programs, contracts, and related materials for engagements in 2002. Photos have been relocated to Series III.
BOX-FOLDER 38/3 Engagements (folder 2 of 3), 2001-2002
See description for folder 38/2.
BOX-FOLDER 38/4 Engagements (folder 3 of 3), 2001-2002
See description for folder 38/2.
BOX-FOLDER 38/5 Engagements, 2003
Correspondence, programs, announcements, and other ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 38/6 Completed concerts, 2004-2005 (folder 1 of 2)
Correspondence, contracts, programs, and student responses to Jean's performance at Indiana State University.
BOX-FOLDER 38/7 Completed concerts, 2004-2005 (folder 1 of 2)
See description for folder 38/6.
BOX-FOLDER 39/1 Correspondence and ephemera, 2005-2006
Correspondence and programs.
BOX-FOLDER 39/2 Engagements, 2007-2008
Correspondence, contracts, announcements, and programs.
BOX-FOLDER 39/3 Correspondence and ephemera, 2008
Correspondence, a program, and news clippings.
BOX-FOLDER 39/4 Correspondence and ephemera, undated
Correspondence and ephemera.
Sub-subseries 6: Folk colleagues
BOX-FOLDER 39/5 Songs (collecting), 1936, undated
Transcriptions of music and lyrics collected in Kentucky, probably by Jean. Songs represented, in one form and/or the other, are listed here in alphabetical order, followed by the county of origin): "Barbara Allen" (Version B; Leslie), "Gentle Fair Jennie" (county unidentified), "I Wonder When I Shall Be Married" (county unidentified), "I'll Give You A Paper of Pins" (Letcher), Little Mohee (Version A; Letcher and Leslie), "Moses Smote the Water" (Owsley), "Mother's Got a Light" (Owsley), "Polly Sat Down" (Mason), "Roving Gambler" (Breathitt), and "Sourwood Mountain" (Leslie and Letcher).
BOX-FOLDER 39/6 Folklore events, 1953-1962, undated
Correspondence, programs, flyers, and announcements.
BOX-FOLDER 39/7 Alan Lomax, 1933-2002
Obituaries for Alan printed from online and from the newspaper edition, a program, and a partial list of Alan's recording trips (1933-1985).
BOX-FOLDER 39/8 Hally Wood, 1954-1989, undated
Correspondence, a Ritchie family tree in Jean's handwriting, typed and handwritten writings, transcribed music and lyrics, and an invitation to a celebration of Hally's life.
BOX-FOLDER 39/9 Letters from colleagues, 1953-1998, undated
Correspondence from Alan Lomax, Rosalie Sorrells, George and Gerry Armstrong, and others.
BOX-FOLDER 40/1 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, 1950-1959
Correspondence, invitations, programs, and other ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 40/2 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, 1960-1969
See description for folder 40/1.
BOX-FOLDER 40/3 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, 1970-1979
See description for folder 40/1.
BOX-FOLDER 40/4 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, 1980-1989
See description for folder 40/1.
BOX-FOLDER 40/5 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, 1990-2009
See description for folder 40/1.
BOX-FOLDER 40/6 Performers: Jean Ritchie's contemporaries, undated
See description for folder 40/1.
BOX-FOLDER 40/7 Folk colleagues, 1945-1949
Correspondence, newspaper articles, a receipt, and related ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Folk colleagues, 1950-1959
Correspondence, clippings from newspapers and magazines, flyers, programs, invitations, promotional materials, and related ephemera.
BOX-FOLDER 41/2 Folk colleagues (folder 1 of 2), 1960-1969
Correspondence, promotional materials, clippings, and related ephemera. Includes a letter from Howie Mitchell with three small origami figures he made and a photo of a dulcimer.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Folk colleagues (folder 2 of 2), 1960-1969
See description for folder 41/2.
BOX-FOLDER 41/4 Folk colleagues (folder 1 of 2), 1970-1979
Correspondence, programs, promotional materials, and related ephemera. Includes a copy of the sheet music for "Lonely Boy," signed by Andrew Gold, and a cross-stitch pattern of a woman playing a dulcimer, modeled after photographs of Jean.
BOX-FOLDER 41/5 Folk colleagues (folder 2 of 2), 1970-1979
See description for folder 41/4.
BOX-FOLDER 41/6 Folk colleagues, 1980s (folder 1 of 3),
Correspondence, programs, promotional materials, newspaper and magazine articles and clippings (originals and photocopies), and related ephemera.
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