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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The Johnny Rhymer Music and Papers gives a wide assortment of items and memorabilia collected in the life of a fiddler/singer from western North Carolina in the 1940s and 1950s, along with pieces of his and his wife's families' histories and everyday labor and struggles, from old photographs and song lyrics to World War II literature and photographs to Rhymer's musical career and samples of his actual music.
Dates: 1869-2004, undated
Scope and Contents The Mildred McDowell Jones Papers collection contains personal papers and correspondence, audiovisual materials of an oral history interview with Jones, photocopies of her newspaper column "Happy Valley Views", which was carried by the Caldwell Courier and the Granite Falls Press in the 1970s and the 1980s, and many photocopied newspaper articles about the history and restoration efforts of the Ft. Definance home of General William Lenoir and Jones' involvement in this project. ...
Dates: 1872-1988, undated