The collections of the American Folklife Center include rich and varied
material from Delaware that document the state's diverse folk traditions.
Included among its unique recordings are folksongs and interviews with
Delaware traditional musicians; African American banjo, guitar, and vocal
music; and documentary interviews with duck hunters.
Finding Aid: View a complete list of our Delaware collections.
Local Legacies Collection: This project provides a "snapshot" of local culture as it was expressed in the year 2000. View a list of Delaware's
Local Legacies projects.
Veterans History Project: Browse state collections from the Veterans History Project.
Songs of America: Browse an interactive state map for selected songs from the American Folklife Center’s collections, as well as songs from the Library’s Music Division and Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division.
Zionaires: African American gospel music from Delaware. Recorded at the Library of congress, July 24, 2008. [webcast and flyer] [catalog record]
Folklife Resources: Find state folklife-related agencies, societies, archives, higher education programs, and more, in Folklife Sourcebook: A Directory of Folklife Resources in the United States.