in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Strings; Country and Western Music; Social and Cultural History. 1023 words.
Carter, Maybelle (10 May 1909–23 October 1978), country-music singer and instrumentalist and matriarch of a music performing dynasty, known as Mother Maybelle, was born Maybelle Addington...