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--Appalachia Thanksgiving traditions include candy roaster pie

http://www.thedailytimes.com/sited/story/html/113339

From the Maryville Tennessee Daily Times 11-28-2992 by staff writer Thomas Fraser, this article is the result of an interview with the mother-in-law of Appalachian State's Appalachian Cultural Museum director Chuck Watkins. Her name is Lela Belle Wilson.

--Changing Appalachian foodways: perceived changes and rationale for food habits of Appalachian Ohioans

http://food.oregonstate.edu/ref/culture/tribe.html

Reports response to a questionnaire indicating some mainstreaming of eating habits among older adults in Appalachian Ohio. Includes a literature review and references.

--Cultural Diversity: Eating in America, Appalachia

http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5252.html

Full Text of an Ohio State University Extension Fact sheet on food habits and dietary guidelines for the Appalachian region.

--Food in Appalachia

http://www.berea.edu/brushyforkinstitute/documents/pdf/mountainnewsletter/Summer2001.pdf

An issue of Mountain Promise newsletter, including recipes and articles on regional foodways.