Vintage Fiddlers Oral History Project Collection

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An unrehearsed interview with Hiram Stamper for the Morehead State University Vintage Fiddlers Oral History Project. The interview was conducted by Marynell Young at the Stamper residence, Knott County, KY 418822. Mr. Stamper and his wife Martha Stamper discuss the origin of traditional folk songs. Tunes palyed include Pretty Polly, Young Edward, Last of Callahan or Last of Sizemore, Sally Goodin from Big Sandy, Glory in the Meetin' House, Wild Bill Jones, Boatin' Up Sandy, Brushy Forks of John's Creek, Old Hen Cackled, The Old Time Meeting House Hymn, and Baby-O.