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Jun 27, 2009 - Pilgrimage

The ‘Fold’ where it all began - Saturday, June 27 Where country music is played, no name is spoken with more affection and respect than that of the Carter Family. Any tour of the Crooked Road has to include a visit to the Carter Family Fold or you haven’t really ‘been there’. The original Carter Family consisted of Alvin Pleasant (A.P.) Carter, his wife Sara Dougherty Carter, and Sara’s cousin Maybelle Addington Carter. A.P. played the fiddle and sang bass, Sara played autoharp and sang alto lead and Maybelle played guitar and sang harmony....

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