Mountain Music Limbo: 1938

Mountain Music Limbo: 1938

Sunny Side Boys, two youngsters, one of whom is on his back playing the fiddle, with an older man playing guitar. Bascom Lamar Lunsford is probably the man to the right of the picture holding a microphone above the fiddler. Photos taken during the Asheville Mountain Music Festival. Photograph taken between 1938 and 1950. Part of the Lomax collection of photographs depicting folk musicians, primarily in the southern United States and the Bahamas. Vintage photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: photographic print.