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"Our Heritage of Herbs"

On Tuesday, April 18, 1972 at the home of Dr. Abrams in Raleigh, NC, Dr. Abrams presented his speech “Our Heritage of Herbs” to the meeting of Alice Broughton Book Club. Presented here is Dr. Abrams’ re-recorded version of that speech.

  • Experiences as a ballad collector
  • Stories of herbs throughout the centuries
  • At the end of the tape, songs mentioning herbs including “Scarborough Fair”