Historic Bibliographies and Reference Aids
Pennsylvania Folk Music: A Bibliography of Books
Compiled by: Jennifer L. Phillips
Publication Date: January 30, 1981
Bayard, Samuel P., ed. Hill country tunes; instrumental
folk music of southwestern Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, American Folklore
Society, 1944. xxvii,  p. (Memoirs of the American Folklore
Society. v. 39)
GR1.A5, v. 39
Boyer, Walter E., Alfred F. Buffington, and Don Yoder, eds.
Songs along the Mahantongo; Pennsylvania Dutch folksongs.
Lancaster, Dutch Folklore Center  231 p.
Buffington, Albert F. Dutchified German spirituals. Lancaster,
Fackenthal Library, Franklin and Marshall College, 1965. 239
p. (Pennsylvania German Society. [Publications] v. 62)
F146.P23, v. 62
Buffington, Albert F., comp. Pennsylvania German secular
Breinigsville, Pennsylvania German Society, 1974. xx, 182 p.
(Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society, v. 8)
GR110.P4A372, v. 8
Goldstein, Kenneth S., and Robert H. Byington, eds. Two
penny ballads and four dollar whiskey; a Pennsylvania folklore
Hatboro, Folklore Associates, 1966. 176 p.
Guntharp, Matthew G. Learning the fiddler's ways. University
Park, Pennsylvania State University Press, c1980. 159 p.
Korson, George G. Coal dust on the fiddle; songs and stories
of the bituminous industry. Hatboro, Pa., Folklore Associates,
1965 [c1943] 460 p.
Korson, George G. Folk songs and ballads. In his Black rock;
mining folklore of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins
Press  p. 348-402.
Korson, George G. Minstrels of the mine patch; songs and
stories of the anthracite industry. Hatboro, Folklore Associates, 1964
[c1938] xx, 332 p.
Korson, George G., ed. Pennsylvania songs and legends. Baltimore,
Johns Hopkins Press  474 p.
Shoemaker, Henry W., comp. Mountain minstrelsy of Pennsylvania.
Being a third edition of North Pennsylvania minstrelsy, rev.
and enl. Philadelphia, N. F. McGirr, 1931. 319 p.
Yoder, Don. Pennsylvania spirituals. Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Folklife Society, 1961. 528 p.