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)
The Big South Fork also maintains a significant collection of artifacts, studies, oral histories and other items dealing with the area.