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1916 Flood_Book 12_p1.jpg
This is a handwritten copy of the lyrics to the song, "1916 Flood on the Catawba River." A note at the end of the lyrics says, "Composed by E.L. Fant, July 18, 1916, Two days after the flood."

BMC08-1_01 A Maid A Being Young.mp3
This is a recording of Mae Phillips (Maw Maw Phillips) singing the song "A Maid A-Being Young" (Roud 269). Bobby McMillon recorded the tape this is from and introduces the songs there: "[This] was recorded late in 1968 and in the spring of 1969 at…

Apple Jelly recipe_p1.jpg
This is a handwritten recipe for apple jelly.

Aunt Lou Brookshire_p1_blue ledger no1.jpg
This is a handwritten biography of Aunt Lou Brookshire, Lula Holsclaw Brookshire.

B McMillon_1982 Worlds Fair.jpg
This is a photograph of Bobby McMillon standing on a bridge playing a guitar with the Knoxville World's Fair Sunsphere in the background. At the bottom of the photograph are the words, "The 1982 World's Fair/ Knoxville, Tennessee, USA."

B McMillon_Natl Book Day.jpg
This is a photograph of Bobby McMillon and many other people standing on the steps of the White House. In front of the group are First Lady Laura Bush and Librarian of Congress Dr. James H. Billington. The photograph is inscribed, "To Bobby with best…

Bobby McMillon Polaroid photograph.jpg
This is a Polaroid photograph of Bobby McMillon dancing with a woman. Other dancers are in the background.

B McMillon with guitar.jpg
This is a photograph of Bobby McMillon sitting in a living room and playing the guitar.

Cumberland Gap_Red Ledger_p1.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed version of the folk song, "Cumberland Gap." A note on the reverse credits this version to Wade Gilbert and gives the date 1965.

BMC08-1_01 Dickie and Johnson.mp3
This is a recording of Mae Phillips (Maw Maw Phillips) singing the song "Dickie and Johnson" (Roud 17). Bobby McMillon recorded the tape this is from and introduces the songs there: "[This] was recorded late in 1968 and in the spring of 1969 at Lower…
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