This link will provide a bit of background information on American folk music origins and what it has influenced.
Search the library's databases.
Trace the lineage of influence of your favorite artist and get biographical information on them!
Part of the Smithsonian Institute, the National American History Museum has a vast archive of sound clips, videos, photos, and information about American Folk Music.
Search the library's Cajun and Creole Music Collection sources for more information on folk music in Louisiana.
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