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Halloween & Día de Muertos Resources

Tales of the Supernatural

The American Folklife Center has a wide variety of spoken-word recordings containing tales of the supernatural, as well as audio recordings of thousands of traditional folksongs with supernatural themes. There are hundreds more such songs and tales to be heard in the Folklife Research Center or AFC's online collections at loc.gov. (For audio of songs, please visit the Sheet Music and Audio page of this guide.)

Listen to a Ghost Story (John and Ruby Lomax Collection)

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