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Asa Martin Collection BCA 0115 SAA 115

Object Type: Folder
In Folder: Southern Appalachian Collections


Taped copies of Martin's early commercial recordings, original recordings of 1970's radio programs featuring Martin and the Cumberland Rangers on WIRV in Irvine, Kentucky. Also recorded interviews with Martin documenting his career including commercial recording, vaudeville, and radio performing in the 1920s, 1930s, and his association with other rural Kentucky musicians including Madison County fiddler Doc Roberts, comedian-banjoist David "Stringbean" Akeman, the Amburgey Sisters, and Roy "Shorty" Hobbs.

2/2/16, 12:57 PM

Asa Martin Collection Addition

10/30/17, 1:27 PM

Asa Martin Collection Transcript Addition

10/30/17, 7:08 PM

Doc Roberts / James Roberts / Asa Martin Concert 7-20-71 Part One

10/24/15, 1:42 AM

Doc Roberts / James Roberts / Asa Martin Concert 7-20-71 Part Two

10/14/15, 11:24 PM

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