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The Sounds and Soul of Rural America, 1972

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Summary:The Sounds and Soul of Rural America, 1972. Sound pictures of Appalachia. A fascinating documentary on present day daily life in Appalachia based on interviews, conversations and field recordings made by Carlos Hagen. Through this documentary, the listener can visit some old rural cemetaries, visit homes and gardens, learn about the old and colorful art of quilting and share some local cooking recipes and living rooms and learn first hand how they feel about big cities, how the old times really were and learn also about some of the disturbing changes brought to Appalachia by "progress".
Creator:Hagen, Carlos
Provider:KPFK
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Kentucky
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Repository:Mass Media and Culture
Browse terms:Broadcasting, Communications
Collection:Digital Collections
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