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Ten Standouts to Celebrate the Southern Folklife Collection’s First Thirty Years

Casey Burns poster

From Andy Griffith to Zilphia Horton — the SFC has been collecting the sounds and culture of the American South for three decades. Happy birthday, SFC!

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Recent Acquisitions Evening at Wilson Library April 4

Recent Acquisitions Evening at the Wilson Special Collections Library

Celebrate more than 100 additions to the Wilson Special Collections Library from the past two years during this open house event. Staff members will guide you in an up-close experience with outstanding rare and one-of-a-kind items that help define Carolina’s libraries.

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Erica Titkemeyer Is a 2019 Library Journal “Mover & Shaker”

Mover & Shaker: Erica Titkemeyer

Titkemeyer brings a passion for safeguarding and sharing history, plus the leadership finesse of an orchestra conductor, to their work as project director and audiovisual conservator in the Southern Folklife Collection.

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Cheryl Thurber Photographs: Documenting Gravel Springs, Mississippi, in the 1970s

Photograph of man playing a flute. Photograph by Cheryl Thurber from the Cheryl Thurber Photographic Collection.

Exhibition features thirty photographs from the Cheryl Thurber Collection in the Southern Folklife Collection at Wilson Library

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Feb. 25: Documenting Gravel Springs, Mississippi, in the 1970s

Photograph of man playing a flute. Photograph by Cheryl Thurber from the Cheryl Thurber Photographic Collection.
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And the Grammys Go To….

Bill Ferris

University Libraries archivists can take a bow for their part in creating “Voices of Mississippi.” The box set garnered two Grammys for retired Carolina professor Bill Ferris.

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