Here's a brief tribute to Sam Charters on the Smithsonian Folkways website,
including a letter he wrote to Folkways co-founder Marian Distiler upon
recording Lightnin' Hopkins:
On Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 10:27 AM, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> This guy had an enormous impact on a lot of us here, and on the whole
> discipline of what we do. I would be interested in hearing anyone's
> observations on his work, or memories of him.
> Dave Lewis
> Hamilton, OH
Emily Hilliard, M.A.
Folklorist // Writer
www.nothinginthehouse.com // pie blog