Material pertaining to Doc and Carl, The Virginia Boys


Material pertaining to Doc and Carl, The Virginia Boys


Folder contains:
  • Barnett McConnell, Jr: "Remembering Doc Addington", undated
  • Carl P. McConnell: "A Brief History of My Family and an Autobiographical Sketch of My Musical Life", undated
  • Mabel Ruth Moore McConnell: "Musical Autobiography (1918 to about 1975?)", 2002
  • Ronald C. McConnell: Notes on the 1975 sound recording "Jimmy Smith Meets Dock and Carl, the Virginia Boys", 2003
  • Magazine articles about the Carter Sisters and Chet Atkins, 1949, 1950


McConnell, Carl Patton (Person)


Ronald McConnell Collection, Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University


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McConnell, Carl Patton (Person), “Material pertaining to Doc and Carl, The Virginia Boys,” Archives of Appalachia, accessed March 1, 2024,