CENTER FOR POPULAR MUSIC 02-017
115 photographs: 1 B/W contact sheet (35 images) and 1 B/W contact scrap (1 image);
36 B/W 35mm negatives
2 color contact sheets
35 color 4 x 6 ¼ prints and 40 color 35 mm negatives
1 secondary serial
5 page print out of convention winners
Created by Center for Popular Music to document the fiddlers convention.
Agency History/biographical sketch:
The Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention
was launched in November 1967 by Bill Harrison.
The contest, held at
Scope and content:
The 2002 Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention was
held October 4 and 5, 2002 at
Photographs are filed with other Center iconographic
files (CPM-PR). The Athenian is
located in secondary serials. The print out
of winners is filed as addendum to Bill Harrison collection 97-050 in
The Bill Harrison collection (97-050) contains personal papers, performance programs, photographs, scores, pamphlets, newspapers, recordings, and other materials associated with the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Association, the Convention, and The Devil’s Box. The Crosswhite Collection (01-015) of manuscripts and sound recordings also contains TVOTFC materials. These are accessible by accession number in the Center’s database under various collection categories. The Center also maintains books, periodicals, manuscripts, performance documents, and sound recordings relating to fiddle music and festivals.