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Collection Number: 20135

Collection Title: Mary Wayne Watson Recordings of Gospel Music, 1972

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Size 3 items
Abstract The 1972 recordings on open-reel audiotape contain performances by African American gospel singers including members of Echoes of Zion from Scotland County, N.C. Also included on the recordings are three spirituals sung by Novella Covington. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill student Mary Wayne Watson made the recordings in Wagram, N.C. Field notes accompanying the recording provide information about the singers and lists songs performed including "I want to walk (be) just like him," "We come this far by faith," and "Let me lean on you." Acquired as part of the Southern Folklife Collection.
Creator Watson, Mary Wayne.
Language English
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[Identification of item], in the Mary Wayne Watson Recordings of Gospel Music #20135, Southern Folklife Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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Mary Wayne Watson was a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the early 1970s. She is a professor of humanities and social sciences at Nash Community College in North Carolina.

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This summary description was created in October 2018 to provide information about unprocessed materials in Wilson Special Collections Library.

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