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Items associated with name 'Tilghman Island (Md.)'

Folklife Collection - Narratives of Tilghman Island

by Salisbury University Students (2002)

1 folder (0.1 linear feet)

In 2002, former Salisbury University student Tara Cummings collected folk material. Her collection explores the culture of Tilghman Island residents, including their sayings, superstitions, terminology, food specialties, waterman life, and racial relations. Included is her essay, interview cassette tapes (log included), black and white picture prints, list of expressions, several poems, maps, and newspaper photocopies.

Associated Subjects: Folklife - Superstitions
Identifier: FK02.004
Repository: Local History Archives
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More Than A Month DVD

by Tilghman, Shuckree Hassan (2010)

1 folder (0.01 linear feet)

This collection contains a digital copy of the documentary "More Than A Month" that follows Shukree Hassan Tilghman on his quest to find out why black history is only celebrated during the month of February. Shukree's travels take him to Tilghman Island where he tries to uncover the origin of his last name.

Associated Subjects: African American History
Identifier: 2014.986
Repository: Local History Archives
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