Folk Music Collectors & Preservationists:

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Traditional Folk Music Culture Barers

Anglo Americans

The Carter Family
Clarence Ashley
Clancy Brothers
Ramblin’ Jack Elliott
Woody Guthrie
Roscoe Holcomb
David Holt
Almeda Riddle
Jean Ritchie
Doc Watson

Carter Family - Wildwood Flower

Jean Ritchie - Shady Grove

Holly Springs Sacred Harp Convention - New Britain

African Americans

Leadbelly
Elizabeth Cotton
Bessie Jones
Sonny Terry
Mississippi John Hurt
Odetta
Georgia Sea Island Singers 
Fisk Jubilee Singers

Georgia Sea Island Singers  - Yonder Come Day

Latin Americans

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Other Cultural Groups

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