Lowry, Jason B. “An Evaluation of the Eighty-First Annual Session of the Lumber River Conference of the Holiness Methodist Church Held at Union Chapel Church, Nov. 6-8, 1981.” Unpublished typescript. 1982.
Music and Musicians
Scipio, Sylvester. “Local Gospel Group Goes National.” Robesonian 11 Jan. 1991: 6A.
Scipio, Sylvester. “D & L Gospel Singers Mark 25th Year Saturday.” Robesonian 23 Nov. 1990: 6A.
Guyton, Nanette. “The Pierce Family ... Gospel Music Is Their Ministry.” Robesonian 10 Sept. 1989: C1.
The Pierces. Thinkin’ Bout Home. Produced by Milton Smith. Living Waters Records [Hope Mills, NC], 8823, 1989?.
Lumbees & Friends. 33 1/2 rpm sound disc. Pembroke: Lumbee Regional Development Associates, [1956-86?].
D & L Gospel Singers. The Holy Hills. Temple Records. Nashville, TN, LST 394, 1960s.
Burnt Swamp Singing Convention. Records, 1949-1961.
Ater, Elma Louise. "A Historical Study of the Singing Conventions of the Indians of Robeson County, North Carolina." Thesis. Ohio State U, 1943.
Lowry, Ira Pate. "The Instrumental Music of the Indians of Robeson County, North Carolina." Thesis. Ohio State U, 1942.