• 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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  • Saddlebag house in Farmington

    Cogswell, Robert

    Saddlebag house, Farmington, TN, 1976. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of image is undetermined.

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  • Leroy Troy at the Tennessee Folklore Society's 50th anniversary

    Cogswell, Robert

    Old-time banjo player Leroy Troy of Sumner Co., performs for the members of the Tennessee Folklore Society at the group's 50th anniversary celebration, Cookeville, 1984. Troy is nationally known for h…

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  • E. T. Wickham "Sheep" statue

    Cogswell, Robert

    View one of "Sheep," circa 1952-1970. This item is part of Enoch Tanner Wickham's concrete park located near Buck Smith Rd., Palmyra, TN.

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  • Kyle Bowlin holding a wooden farm cart

    Cogswell, Robert

    Woodworker Kyle Bowlin holding a wooden farm cart he built, Hancock Co., TN, 1985. Bowlin was also known for building farm sleds.

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  • E. T. Wickham "Tecumseh" inscription

    Cogswell, Robert

    "Tecumseh" inscription, circa 1952-1970. Inscription has been worn away and is difficult to read. This item is part of Enoch Tanner Wickham's concrete park located near Buck Smith Rd., Palmyra, TN.

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  • E. T. Wickham "Sam Davis and Bill Marsh" statue

    Cogswell, Robert

    Remains of concrete statue of "Sam Davis and Bill Marsh," circa 1952-1970. This item is part of Enoch Tanner Wickham's concrete park located near Buck Smith Rd., Palmyra, TN.

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  • Dallas Newberry seated at his shaving horse

    Cogswell, Robert

    Dallas Newberry working at his shaving horse at his shop in Jennings Creek, TN, 1985. Newberry & Sons Chairs are 2009 recipients of the Tennessee Folklife Heritage Award.

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  • Bank barn

    Cogswell, Robert

    Bank barn, East Tennessee, 1975. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of image is undetermined.

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  • Fishnet made by Jep Mackey

    Cogswell, Robert

    Completed fishnet made by Jep Mackey, Hancock Co., TN, 1985.

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  • Robert Spicer buckdancing at Granny's Restaurant

    Cogswell, Robert

    Robert Spicer buckdancing at a gathering at Granny's Restaurant in Dickson, 1984. Spicer, a 1990 National Heritage Fellowship honoree, trained generations of dancers in the Middle Tennessee region.

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  • Alan Jabbour and the Morgan family at the Tennessee Folklore Society's 50th anniversary

    Cogswell, Robert

    Musician and folklorist Alan Jabbour performs with members of the Morgan family at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Tennessee Folklore Society, Cookeville, 1984. The image includes Scott Morgan…

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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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  • Frame double-pen house

    Cogswell, Robert

    Frame double-pen house with gingerbread detailing in Lincoln Co., TN, 1975. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of image is undetermined.

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  • Carved birds made by Eston "Pegleg" Myers

    Cogswell, Robert

    A collection of carved, painted birds made by Eston "Pegleg" Myers for sale at Uncle Dave Macon Days, Murfreesboro, TN, 1985. Woodcarver Eston "Pegleg" Myers lived in Quebeck, White County.

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  • Thomas Maupin practices buckdancing

    Cogswell, Robert

    Thomas Maupin of Murfreesboro, TN, practices his buckdancing steps at the Arthur Smith and Robert Spicer Fiddle Contest held in Dickson Co., TN, 2006. Maupin is a 2011 recipient of the Tennessee Folkl…

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  • Jean Horner carves the scroll of a violin neck, close-up

    Cogswell, Robert

    Luthier Jean Horner carves the scroll of a violin neck (view 2) in his shop, Cumberland Co., TN, 1985 . Horner is a 2009 Tennessee Folklife Heritage Award recipient.

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  • Maggie Murphy works on white oak basket

    Overcast, Roy

    Maggie Murphy of Short Mountain works on a white oak basket at her home in Cannon Co., TN, 1973.

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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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  • Roy Harper and Blake Bynum

    Roy Harper (right) of Manchester, TN, with longtime musical partner Blake Bynum, circa 1960s, photographer unknown. Date field reflects acquisition of photo as exact data on date of image is undetermi…

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