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American Experience; Ballad of a Mountain Man


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Series
American Experience
Program
Ballad of a Mountain Man
Program Number

211

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

The tale of Bascom Lamar Lunsford, a pioneer folklorist who began in the 1920's a campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.

Duration

00:58:01

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Ballad of a Mountain Man,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF648F2376B447A999A35586911CACCF.
MLA: “American Experience; Ballad of a Mountain Man.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF648F2376B447A999A35586911CACCF>.
APA: American Experience; Ballad of a Mountain Man. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AF648F2376B447A999A35586911CACCF
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