• Isaac Freeman

    Cogswell, Robert

    Isaac Freeman performs onstage as a member of the Fairfield Four gospel group, Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (1989) and Tenness…

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  • Thomas Maupin and spoon player Lucius Talley

    Everts-Boehm, Dana

    Thomas Maupin of Murfreesboro dances while Lucius Talley keeps time on the spoons during a performance at Nashville Public Library's reception for the Tradition: Tennessee Lives and Legacies exhibit,…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    Wilson Waters, James Hill and Isaac Freeman perform onstage as members of Nashville's Fairfield Four gospel group, Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National He…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    Wilson Waters, James Hill and Isaac Freeman perform onstage as members of Nashville's Fairfield Four gospel group, Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National He…

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  • Thomas Maupin and Daniel Rothwell at Ryman Auditorium

    Dixon, Dean

    Champion buckdancer Thomas Maupin of Murfreesboro sits with his grandson, Daniel Rothwell, in Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium, one-time home to the Grand Ole Opry, 2009. Dixon was contracted by…

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  • Dr. Robert Cogswell chats with Rickey Rigney and Roy Harper

    Dr. Robert Cogswell, director of the TAC Folklife Program, chats with Ricky Rigney (dobro) and Roy Harper (guitar), who entertained guests at Cheekwood Mansion at a program in the 1980s. Date field re…

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  • Jay Bland and Thomas Maupin demonstrate their dancing skills

    Everts-Boehm, Dana

    Reigning national buckdancing champion Jay Bland (far left) and Thomas Maupin (far right) demonstrate their dancing skills at the opening reception for the Tradition: Tennessee Lives and Legacies exhi…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    The Fairfield Four (Rev. Sam McCrary, W. L. Richardson, Wilson Waters, James Hill and Isaac Freeman) performs onstage at Nashville's Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of…

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  • Dr. Robert Cogswell

    Dr. Robert Cogswell, director of the Folklife Program and former Tennessee State Museum curator James Kelly. Photo circa 1980s. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact date of image is undet…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    The Fairfield Four performs onstage at Nashville's Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (1989) and Tennessee Governor's Award in the A…

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  • The Overall Creek Band with dancers Thomas Maupin and Jay Bland

    Everts-Boehm, Dana

    The Overall Creek Band and dancers Thomas Maupin (left) and Jay Bland (right) with guest spoon player Lucius Talley perform at a reception for the Tradition: Tennessee Lives and Legacies exhibit at th…

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  • Daniel Rothwell and Thomas Maupin

    Everts-Boehm, Dana

    Daniel Rothwell (seated, with banjo) sings while Thomas Maupin teaches young audience members the basic steps of buckdancing at the opening reception for the Tradition: Tennessee Lives and Legacies ex…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    Rev. Sam McCrary and Rev. W. L. Richardson performing onstage as members of the Fairfield Four, Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (…

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  • Thomas Maupin with Daniel and Dan Rothwell at Ryman Auditorium

    Dixon, Dean

    Champion buckdancer Thomas Maupin of Murfreesboro dances on the stage of the Ryman Auditorium accompanied by his grandson Daniel Rothwell (seated, playing banjo) and son-in-law Dan Rothwell (with guit…

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  • W. L. Richardson

    Cogswell, Robert

    W.L. Richardson performs with the Fairfield Four gospel group at Summer Lights, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (1989) and Tennessee Governor's Award in…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    The Fairfield Four gospel quartet (Rev. Sam McCrary, W. L. Richardson, Wilson Waters, James Hill, and Isaac Freeman) perform onstage at Nashville's Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are…

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  • Fairfield Four gospel quartet

    Cogswell, Robert

    The Fairfield Four (Rev. Sam McCrary, W. L. Richardson, Wilson Waters, James Hill and Isaac Freeman) performs onstage at Nashville's Summer Lights Festival, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of…

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  • Rev. Sam McCray

    Cogswell, Robert

    Rev. Sam McCrary performs at Summer Lights, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (1989) and Tennessee Governor's Award in the Arts (1994).

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  • Isaac Freeman

    Cogswell, Robert

    Bass singer Isaac Freeman of the Fairfield Four performs onstage at Summer Lights, 1985. The Fairfield Four are recipients of both a National Heritage Fellowship (1989) and Tennessee Governor's Award…

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