• Glowing sunset view from overlook - Photo by Jason Barnett Photography

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN

History and Culture Studies

The Big South Fork collections include many papers and studies that were written about the area and lifestyles or traditions of the people who lived here.

Many times, these research papers get into great depth about the topic they portray.

Inventory of Music and Gospel Recording 1981 by R. Tincher (1.55 MB)

Old Time Religion by R. Tincher (2.42 MB)

Old Time Music (4.21 MB)

Did You Know?

Freshwater mussel found in Big South Fork River

Twelve of the nations 300 species of fresh water mussels are now extinct. Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area currently has 20 documented species, five of which are federally listed as endangered. More...