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  • Apr 01, 2012
  • 02:48 PM

New website to feature 1939 Smoky Mountain field recordings of Appalachian speech

Morgan Simmons / Knoxville News Sentinel
On April 13 Hall's complete interviews will be available online for the first time in both audio and text form. A sampling of those interviews currently is posted on the Dictionary of Smoky Mountain English website at After April 13, the public can visit that website to find the address of the new website dedicated to Hall's work in capturing the stories and speech of pre-World War II Appalachia.

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