Karen Baldwin papers

University Archives #UA90-27
Physical description
11.5 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
East Carolina University Archives
The collection is open for research use.

Scope and arrangement

Collection contains papers, audio and video reels, cassettes, and floppy discs related to the research of East Carolina English Professor Karen Baldwin. Baldwin specialized in folklore. The papers contain folklore collection mostly in Virginia and North Carolina. The collection also contains a large number of slides taken at various celebrations and festivals.

Administrative information
Copyright notice

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Container list

Collection contains copies of presentations, articles, and lesson plans related to the service of East Carolina University English Department faculty member Karen Baldwin. Other material includes cassettes, slides, photographs, and reels.


Box 1 Lost Colony, undated
Box 1 Carolina Tidewater Folklife, undated
Box 1 Food, Fun, and Festival, 1994
Box 1 Abraham Fisher, 1996
Box 1 Historic Resource Study: Cape Lookout, 1982
Box 1 Local Folklore Oral Histories, undated
Box 1 Virginia Folklore, undated
Box 2 Box 2, undated
Box 3 Box 3, undated
Box 4 Box 4, undated
Box 5 Box 5, undated
Box 6 Box 6, undated
Box 7 Box 7, undated
Box 8 Box 8, undated
Box 9 Box 9, undated
Box 8 Box 8, undated
Box 10 Box 10, undated
Box 11 Box 11, undated
Box 12 Box 12, undated