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Collection Number: 20144

Collection Title: Frank B. Sloop Collection, undated

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Size 3 items
Abstract The collection contains dubs on open-reel audiotape of country, old time, and gospel music from the 78 rpm record collection of Frank B. Sloop, Jr., a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the early 1970s. Sloop inherited the record collection from his uncle, Jasper A. Sloop of Landis, N.C. Recording artists represented on the dubs include the Carter Family, John Lee Williamson, Sonny Boy Williamson, Lester McFarland, Robert A. Gardner, the Johnson Brothers, Rev. A.W. Nix, and Rev. S.J. Worell. Field notes accompanying the recordings list the artists and songs. Acquired as part of the Southern Folklife Collection.
Creator Sloop, Frank B. ( -1989)
Language English
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Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Frank B. Sloop Collection #20144, Southern Folklife Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Frank B. Sloop, Jr., ( -1989) of Asheville, N.C., was a student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the early 1970s. In 1979, Dr. Sloop chartered a pathology practice in Charlottesville, Va. He died in 1989.

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

Encoded by: Laura Smith

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