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Collections

Name Description
American English Dialect Recordings: The Center for Applied Linguistics Collection Speech samples, linguistic interviews, oral histories, conversations, and excerpts from public speeches documenting Georgia dialects.
American Memory
Civil Rights History Project Oral history interviews with civil rights activists conducted as part of the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009.
Now What a Time: Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938 to 1943 Blues and Gospel music sound recordings of the Fort Valley Music Festivals from 1941 to 1943.
Quilts and Quiltmaking in America, 1978 to 1996 Quilts created between 1978 and 1996 by Georgia quilt makers from the American Folklife Center's Lands' End All-American Quilt Contest Collection.
South-Central Georgia Folklife Project Collection Recordings and photographs from an ethnographic field project conducted in the summer of 1977 by the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress and the Arts Experiment Station of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, Georgia of the center of the "Wiregrass" region of Georgia.