Korine-Dunlap collection

Korine-Dunlap collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Dunlap, Blaine
Title: Korine-Dunlap collection
Dates: 1970s
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (3 boxes and 11 moving images)
Coll. Number: ms3787

Biographical/Historical Note

Blaine Dunlap (b. 1953), studied documentary filmmaking with Stephen Schmidt at Southern Methodist University. After attending the Sinking Creek Film Celebration in Nashville in 1974, Dunlap moved to Tennessee. He and Sol Korine recorded the Fiddlers' Jamboree in 1975, the finished program Showdown at the Hoedown aired on PBS in 1977.

In 1976, Dunlap and Broadside TV produced Symphony No. 5 and Sol Korine, along with the Tennesee Folklore Society, received an NEA gran to produce documentaries about Uncle Dave Macon and Hamper McBee. The film Hamper McBee: Raw Mash aired on PBS in 1978. In 1981, Southbound, a ten part anthology of southern folk music was released.

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes correspondence, contracts, budgets, promotional materials, notes, and photographs, related to several projects involving Blaine Dunlap and Sol Korine. The programs include Singing Creek Film Celebration, Showdown at the Hoedown, Symphony #5, and Hamper McBee: Raw Mash.

Index Terms

Dunlap, Blaine
Film festivals.
Folk music--United States.
Korine, Sol
Music--Southern States.
Video recordings.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Korine-Dunlap collection, ms3787, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Conditions Governing Access note

Though the collection is open for research, the audiovisual recordings do not have reference copies; however, reference copies are available upon request. Audiovisual research requests are dependent upon the format and condition of the recordings.

Related Material

Related materials available: Korine-Dunlap collection, Center for Popular Music

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Sinking Creek Film Celebration, 1974-1975
2Broadside TV Schedule, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1974-1975
3Arts Exposure Budget
4Coalition for New Public Affairs Programming correspondence, 1976
5Tennessee Arts Commission, 1976
6Tennessee American Revolution Bicentennial Commission Vactor Symphony 5, 1975-1979
7Southern Educational Communications Association (SECA), 1978
8Athens (Ohio) Video Festival, 1978
9Use agreements and notes, 1978-1979
10Alan Lomax - American Patchwork
11Dunlap correspondence with the Center for Popular Music, 2001
12Tennesse Folklore Society NEA grant "Southbound Project", 1975-1982
13Hamper McBee: Raw Mash documentary, 1979
14Hamper McBee: Raw Mash documentary transcript, 1978
15"Give my poor heart ease", "Showdown at the Hoedown", and "Chulas Fronteras" material removed from film cans
21Southbound documentary press releases
2Southbound press photographs
31Hamper McBee: Raw Mash photographs, 1978
Raw Mash and Mouth Music photographs, 1978, 1980
3Symphony #5 photographs, 1975
4Southbound, 1981
5Sinking Creek Film Celebration photographs, 1974
6Video South Conference photographs
kor_001Uncle Dave Macon, submaster ( (1") )
kor_002Southbound #103, raw mash, dub #2 (Georgia ETV Network tape) ( (2") )
kor_003Hamper A (Georgia ETV Network tape) ( (2") )
kor_004VCT-0239, N, Korine-Dunlap ( (3/4") )
kor_005VCT-0239, U, Korine-Dunlap ( (3/4") )
kor_006VCT-0239, B, Korine-Dunlap ( (3/4") )
kor_007VCT-0239, T, Korine-Dunlap, raw mash ( (3/4") )
kor_008VCT-0239, Y, Korine-Dunlap: UDM ( (3/4") )
kor_009VCT-0239, Z, Korine Dunlap: UDM ( (3/4") )
kor_010VCT-0239, L, Korine-Dunlap ( (3/4") )
kor_011VCT-0239, A, Korine-Dunlap: UDM ( (3/4") )