Repatriation Recipients/Partners

High quality digital copies of all recordings, photographs, logs, and notes.

Alabama Center for Traditional Culture, Montgomery, AL: recordings made in Alabama and of Sacred Harp singing in Georgia

Alma Jordan Library at Trinidad's University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine, Trinidad, WI.: Recordings made in the Eastern Caribbean in 1962

The American Folklife Center of The Library of Congress, Washington, DC: Originals of Alan Lomax's entire manuscript and media collections, acquired in 2004 as the Alan Lomax Collection at the Library of Congress.

Archivio Sonoro della Canzone Napoletana della RAI, Naples, Italy: Recordings made in the city of Naples, 1955

Arroyo de la Luz Town Hall, Arroyo de la Luz, Caceres, Spain: recordings and photos made in western Spain

Avery Research Center for African-American History and Culture, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC: Georgia Sea Islands and Johns Island; South Carolina; and Central Park field recordings and video 1959—1966,1983 )

Blue Ridge Institute and Museum at Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA: Recordings and video made in Appalachian Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Kentucky, 1946; 1959; 1982—1983

Blues Archive, University of Mississippi Library, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS: recordings and video made in Mississippi Delta and Hill Country, 1946—1948; 1959; 1978

Campanilleros de Bormujos, Bormujos, Seville, Spain (Francisco Jose Reina Librero, Director): recordings and photos made in Andalucia, Spain, 1952

Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College, Chicago, IL: recordings made in the Eastern Caribbean, 1962 (60 hours)

Edith Garland Dupré Library, University of Southwest Louisiana, Lafayette, LA: video recordings of Cajun folklife, 1982—1985

Emily Jones Pointer Library, Como, Mississippi: recordings and photographs made in 1959, video in 1978 (read more here)

The English Folk Dance and Song Society, London, England: English, Scottish, and Welsh recordings

Folk Research Center/Plas Wischès Foklo (FRC), St. Lucia: recordings, photographs, and notes, 1962

Hogan Jazz Archive at Tulane University, New Orleans, LA: New Orleans field recordings, 1949, and video, 1982

Institutul de Etnografie si Folclor "C. Brailoiu," Bucharest, Romania: recordings made by Alan Lomax in Dragus, Romania, 1964

Irish Traditional Music Archive, Dublin, Ireland: Irish recordings, 1951, 1953 and 1958.

La Médiathèque Caraibe Bettino Lara, Général de Guadeloupe, Basse Terre, Guadeloupe: French Antilles (Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Barthelémy, Dominica) recordings and photograph

Mediateca Comunale "Pasquale Creazzo," Cinquefrondi (Reggio Calabria), Italy: recordings and photographs, 1954

Muséu del Pueblu d'Asturies, Gijón, Asturias, Spain: recordings and photographs made in Asturias, 1952

National Mining Museum of Scotland, Newtongrange, Scotland: recordings made in Newtongrange, 1953

Nevis Historical and Conservation Society, Charlestown, Nevis: recordings and photographs of Nevis and St. Kitts, 1962

The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland: recordings made in 1951, 1953, and 1957

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library: all African-American and Afro-Caribbean field recordings and video

The School of Scottish Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland: recordings made in 1951, 1953, and 1957

Museo Etnomusicale di Montemarano Celestino Coscia & Antonio Bocchino. Recordings from the Irpinia: Montemarano, Sant'Andrea di Conza, Mercogliano, Montecalvo Irpino (Avellino province, Campania); and Muro Lucano (Potenza province, Basicilicata)

Fondazione Gian Maria Rubini; and the Compagnia Sacco Recordings from Ceriana, Baiardo and Imperia in Imperia province, Liguria, Italy

Clifton Center, Louisville, KY (read more here)


Michigan State University Museum, East Lansing, MI

Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

Beaver Island Community Center, Beaver Island, MI

Dennos Museum, Traverse City, MI

NMU Beaumier Upper Peninsula Heritage Center, Marquette, MI

June, 2015: Seedtime On the Cumberland festival, Whitesburg, Kentucky, Screenings of footage from Letcher County made in 1959 and 1983

Fall, 2015: Tour of Lomax's Eastern Kentucky recordings to sites where they were made; A collaboration between AFC, ACE, Appalshop, UK Special Collections, Berea College, and Art of the Rural.

October, 2015: Berea College, Berea, Kentucky: recordings and video made in Appalachia, 1937; 1959; 1982—1983

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Morehead State University, Morehead, KY


National Museum of Grenada, St. Georges, Grenada

Blaxhall Archives, Town of Blaxhall, Suffolk, England: Ship Inn recordings, 1953

Centro de Documentación Musical de Andalucia, Dirección General del Libro y del Patrimonio Bibliográfico y Documental, Granada, Spain: Recordings and photographs made in Andalucia, 1952

Ibiza Museum of Culture, Ibiza (Islas Baleares), Spain: recordings and photographs made in 1952 in Ibiza, Formentera, and Mallorca, 1952

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York, NY: complete audio and video recordings

Sites as yet unidentified in Haiti, Anguilla, Dominica, St. Barts, Italy, Spain, Russia, Morocco and the former Soviet Republics.

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