2008: 55.2 (Fall-Winter 2008)

North Carolina Folklore Journal 55.2 (Fall-Winter 2008)

“Editor’s Foreword” | Philip E. “Ted” Coyle – – – – – 3

“Karen Baldwin (1943-2007)” | Polly Stewart – – – – – 5

“Announcement of Karen Baldwin Quaker Scholarship” ………….. 9

“The Girl From Levitt Town: To My Niece Karen Baldwin” | Roscoe Solley – – – – – 11

“A Tribute Remembering Karen Baldwin” | Connie Mason & Thomas McGowan – – – – – 14

“Collecting Your Family’s Traditions” | Karen Baldwin – – – – – 22

“The Baldwin Era: Six Years of the North Carolina Folklore Journal” | Thomas McGowan – – – – – 25

2008 Brown-Hudson Folklore Award
“Barbara R. Duncan: Folklorist, Festival Organizer, Writer, & Musician” | Adrienne Hollifield – – – – – 32

2008 Community Traditions Award
“Sandhills Family Heritage Association” | Monica McCann – – – – – 37

“Playing Croquet until Dark: Voices of Portsmouth Islanders” | David Cecelski – – – – – 43

“Ballads & Bytes: The Digitally Reproduced Folksong Collections of Dr. I. G. Greer and
Dr. W. Amos Abrams” | Paul Robertson – – – – – 54

“‘The Ballad Bug Is the Most Fatal Bug:’ W. Amos ‘Doc’ Abrams, Song Collector” | Fred J. Hay – – – – – 65

“Available Back Issues of the North Carolina Folklore Journal” – – – – – 74

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Cover image: Large section of the American Folklore Society Women’s Section quilt
with block honoring Karen Baldwin at center. Photo: from a photograph by Henry Stindt,
Photo-Graphic, Greenville, N.C.

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