A large collection of folk songs, ballads and tales; composers include Joe Smith, John Calhoun, Joe Scott and Larry Gorman. Also included are fiddle tunes, clog dance music, poetry, harmonica music, and interviews with loggers and the performers.
Songs and tales.
Accompanied by a catalog of the tapes prepared by Ives.
Spoken and sung in English and French.
Nicholas Underhill, Philip Walsh, Everett Price, Wilmot MacDonald, George Duplessis, James Brown and other Canadian, Acadian and American performers.
Statement of Responsibility
collected by Edward D. Ives.
Recorded by Ives from 1961-1964 primarily in the Miramichi Valley of New Brunswick; several tapes recorded on Prince Edward Island and in Maine.