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Linthead

growing up in a Carolina cotton mill village

by Wilt Browning

  • 107 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Down Home Press in Asheboro, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Easley (S.C.),
  • South Carolina,
  • Easley.
    • Subjects:
    • Browning, Wilt, 1937- -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Textile workers -- South Carolina -- Easley.,
    • Easley (S.C.) -- Biography.,
    • Easley (S.C.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilt Browning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF279.E27 B76 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p. :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1897349M
      ISBN 101878086006
      LC Control Number90083267
      OCLC/WorldCa22742223

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      Books. Linthead Stomp; Poems Descriptive of Rural Life and Scenery; The Spooking of Mavens; Boondoggle; Chapbooks. The Center is Barbaric the Periphery is Without Lights; Catfish Poems; Poems Online; Readings Online; Contact. He is the author or editor of five books, including the prize-winning Linthead Stomp: The Creation of Country Music in the Piedmont South () and The Hank Williams Reader (). Reviews "A significant contribution that casts fresh light on an under-explored subject--the varied collective and individual contributions of record company A&R.


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The book covers Charlie Poole, the Dixon Brothers, Fiddlin' John Carson, Dave McCarn - all who did old time music in the 20ss. It explains how their lives and music were affected by their experiences working in Textile Mills. This was a really, really fascinating book/5.

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a derogatory term for an employee of a textile mill, particularly in the Hill Country of the American South. The term came into usage in the early twentieth century. Lintheads were and are primarily white southerners that are either the progeny of or themselves tenant farmers.

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