Ruby Pickens Tartt
#164905 Overall Influence

Ruby Pickens Tartt

American musician, writer

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Ruby Pickens Tartt was a folklorist, writer, and painter who is best known today for her work helping to preserve Southern black culture by collecting the life histories, stories, lore, and songs of former slaves for the Works Progress Administration and the Library of Congress. In 1980 she was inducted into the Alabama Women’s Hall of Fame.
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University of West Alabama
University of West Alabama

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#30818 World Rank #7823 USA Rank
Literature