Size: 2.6 linear feet
Sound recordings: 29 sound cassettes
Summary: Transcripts of interviews conducted by Volkersz as well as conversations and recordings of Volkersz reading his notes and articles on visionary and naive artists, 1975-1985.
Interviewees include Minnie Black, William (Ned) Cartledge, Jim Colclough, Howard Finster, Paul Galloway (re his father Ed Galloway), Ed Holman (also re Ed Galloway), Carlton Elonzo Garrett, Emil Gehrke, Robert Gilkerson, Dilmus Hall, Irene Hall, Jesse Howard, Hans Jorgensen, C.P. Ligon, Eddie Owens Martin (St. EOM), John Martin, Columbus McGriff, R. A. Miller, Dow Pugh, Herman Rusch, Fred Smith, Mary T. Smith, Robert E. Smith, Jimmy Lee Sudduth, Mose Tolliver, and Ruth Ellsworth (re her grandfather Oliver Edward Walls). Also included are recordings of Volkersz reading articles on Chief Rolling Mountain Thunder, Charlie ("Creek Charlie") Fields, and Anna and Wayne Woelfer, and notes on conversations with Ray Ward about his father Benjamin Oscar Ward and with Willard Watson.