Contributor biographical information for Folksongs of another America : field recordings from the Upper Midwest, 1937-1946 / James P. Leary.

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James P. Leary is the Birgit Baldwin Professor of Scandinavian Studies, a professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies, and a cofounder of the Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His documentary recordings and films include Accordions in the Cutover;_Ach Ya! Traditional German-American Music from Wisconsin (with Philip Martin);_Midwest Ramblin': The Goose Island Ramblers; Down Home Dairyland (with Richard March); and The Art of Ironworking. His books include Wisconsin Folklore,So Ole Says to Lena, and Polkabilly: How the Goose Island Ramblers Redefined American Folk Music (winner of the Chicago Folklore Prize). He is coeditor of the Journal of American Folklore.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Folk songs -- Middle West -- History and criticism.
Folk music -- Middle West -- History and criticism.
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, -- 1903-1995.
Lomax, Alan, -- 1915-2002.
Stratman-Thomas, Helene, -- 1896-1973.
Archive of American Folk Song.
Music -- Middle West.