The Resource The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009) : A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, (electronic resource)

The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009) : A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, (electronic resource)

Label
The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009) : A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Title
The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009)
Title remainder
A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Title variation
Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this book the author depicts the lives of rural farm women who travelled through the countryside singing songs. The choral group has lasted over seventy years and this catalogues through archival material, interviews, and scrapbooks kept by the women themselves, the life of this Depression Era Program. What began in the 1930's has grown out of obscurity into an inter-state travelling music organization inspiring many offshoots. It is about the role music can play in someone's life and the camaraderie and social interaction that come with ensemble participation. It is also about the life exp
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pohly, Linda
Dewey number
  • 785.606/0772
  • 785.6060772
Language note
English
LC call number
ML1511.7.I6 P65 2012
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choirs (Music) -- Indiana -- History
  • Choral music -- Indiana
  • Melody Makers (Choral group)
  • Choirs (Music)
  • Choral music
  • Music
  • Music, Dance, Drama & Film
  • Music History & Criticism, Vocal
Label
The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009) : A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • THE SINGING FARM WOMEN OF RUAL INDIANA (1934-2009) A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of Photographs; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: The Foundations; Chapter 2: ""Better Music for Rural Indiana"": A Simple Idea Blossoms and Evolves; Chapter 3: Al Stewart: The Man and His Vision; Chapter 4: Singing on the Road; Chapter 5: Home Demonstration Chorus Activities in Individual Indiana Counties; Chapter 6: Music of the Extension Choirs; Chapter 7: Extension and Rural Music in other States
  • Chapter 8: Revitalization in Indiana in the New Millennium and ""The Coda""Appendices; Appendix A: Program Name Changes; Appendix B: A Tribute: The Reason We Sing; List of Photographs; Photo 1; Photo 2; Photo 3; Photo 4; Photo 5; Photo 6; Photo 7; Photo 8; Photo 9; photo 10; Photo 11; Photo 12; Photo 13; Photo 14; Photo 15; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (453 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773418813
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000259042
  • (EBL)1026929
  • (OCoLC)811507389
  • (SSID)ssj0000722857
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12322514
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000722857
  • (PQKBWorkID)10699386
  • (PQKB)11128195
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000259042
Label
The Singing Farm Women of Rural Indiana (1934-2009) : A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • THE SINGING FARM WOMEN OF RUAL INDIANA (1934-2009) A Depression Era Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; List of Photographs; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: The Foundations; Chapter 2: ""Better Music for Rural Indiana"": A Simple Idea Blossoms and Evolves; Chapter 3: Al Stewart: The Man and His Vision; Chapter 4: Singing on the Road; Chapter 5: Home Demonstration Chorus Activities in Individual Indiana Counties; Chapter 6: Music of the Extension Choirs; Chapter 7: Extension and Rural Music in other States
  • Chapter 8: Revitalization in Indiana in the New Millennium and ""The Coda""Appendices; Appendix A: Program Name Changes; Appendix B: A Tribute: The Reason We Sing; List of Photographs; Photo 1; Photo 2; Photo 3; Photo 4; Photo 5; Photo 6; Photo 7; Photo 8; Photo 9; photo 10; Photo 11; Photo 12; Photo 13; Photo 14; Photo 15; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (453 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773418813
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000259042
  • (EBL)1026929
  • (OCoLC)811507389
  • (SSID)ssj0000722857
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12322514
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000722857
  • (PQKBWorkID)10699386
  • (PQKB)11128195
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000259042

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