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    Field Recordings. Music. Dance Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "dance song" Performer referred to elsewhere as Aunt Mollie McDonald or Aunt ...

    • Contributor: McDonald, Jane - McDonald, Molly, Aunt - McDonald, Jim - McDonald, Joe - Mcdonald Family - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - McDonald, Aunt Mollie
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-27
  • Kabed es ovicko

    Kabed es ovicko

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:08 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William Robyn - Nathaniel Shilkret - Sholom Secunda
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-03-21
  • Ah, love, but a day!, Op. 44, No. 2

    Ah, love, but a day!, Op. 44, No. 2

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. | From Songs of Amy Beach (BRIDGE 9182) (Source). Used courtesy of Bridge Records, www.bridgerecords.com (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Bridge Records - Beach, H. H. A. - Mason, Patrick - Polk, Joanne
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Retsina

    Retsina

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 35 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | John Castrounis will sing a Retsina, a drinking song." Retsina is a kind ...

    • Contributor: Castrounis, John - Morris, Alton Chester - Corse, Carita Doggett - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-10-04
  • James Bird

    James Bird

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: The second of two last verses on 4202 A1 is "defective." ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • The  Mighty Rider

    The Mighty Rider

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Farmhouse of Henry Truvillion Performance Note: "The Mighty Rider" performed by Henry Truvillion (vocals) ...

    • Contributor: Truvillion, Henry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - [Lomax, Ruby T. - Announcement]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-16
  • Laughing song

    Laughing song

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Jones, Sidney - Hall, Owen - Greenbank, Harry - Farkoa, Maurice
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1896
  • A  flaisgaich oig a S'cheanalteadh = My cheerful young man

    A flaisgaich oig a S'cheanalteadh = My cheerful young man

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Mary MacPhee, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on ...

    • Contributor: Macphee, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • My Good Lord Done Been Here

    My Good Lord Done Been Here

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt Performance Note: "My Good ...

    • Contributor: Hampton, Florida, Aunt - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Hampton, Aunt Florida
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-29
  • Señora Santa Anna

    Señora Santa Anna

    Field Recordings. Music. Lullabies. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as now Texas A&M University-Kingsville Venue: Under grandstand of college stadium, ...

    • Contributor: Acevedo, Olga - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-01
  • Railroad Rag

    Railroad Rag

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | This recording was first published on Library of Congress LP AFS L61 "Railroad Songs and Ballads," edited by Archie Green. (Bibliographic History). This song was ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Harris, Joe - West, Kid - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1968
  • La  paloma blanca = The White dove

    La paloma blanca = The White dove

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "As sung to her about 1885 ...

    • Contributor: Garcia, Maria - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Christ is Comin' on the Cloud

    Christ is Comin' on the Cloud

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Home of H.R. Weaver Performance Note: "Christ is Comin' on the Cloud" performed by ...

    • Contributor: Gipson, John R. "Blind Gipson - Gipson, John R., Mrs - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Gipson, Rev. John R. "Blind Gipson - Gipson, Mrs. John R.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-15
  • Walked All the Way From Missouri

    Walked All the Way From Missouri

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as J. L. Goree Venue: Home of J.L. Goree Performance Note: "Walked All ...

    • Contributor: Goree, John Lowry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Goree, John Lowry "J.L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-12
  • Royal garden blues

    Royal garden blues

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Description). Victor ledgers: "NOTE: 'Incidental ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - Clarence Williams - Spencer Williams - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921-05-25
  • Cat and Dog Fight

    Cat and Dog Fight

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: State Penitentiary ("The Walls") Performance Note: "Cat and Dog Fight" performed by Lawrence Evans (animal noises) ...

    • Contributor: Evans, Lawrence - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-11
  • Little David

    Little David

    • Contributor: Halloway High School Quartet - Johnson, Warren G. - Gregory, Richard - Richardson, Zema - Winrow, Anthony - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Hoist Up the John B Sail

    Hoist Up the John B Sail

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 40 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | An incomplete version of this Bahamian folksong. The singer is from Andros Island, ...

    • Contributor: Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll) - Piano
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-20
  • Glory to God, My Son's Come Home

    Glory to God, My Son's Come Home

    sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Sung by J. D. Purdy in Gullah dialect. Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (General). Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon near Darien, Georgia (Venue). Recorded ca. 1926. ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Purdy, J. D. - Gordon, Robert Winslow
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1978
  • Jonah

    Jonah

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "Spiritual, but also sometimes sung by Negroes as they brought up cotton ...

    • Contributor: Goree, John Lowry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Goree, John Lowry "J.L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-12
  • On the beach at Waikiki

    On the beach at Waikiki

    Popular Music, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:05 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with ukulele and guitar (Description). The exact accompaniment is not confirmed. Victor ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Wright and Dietrich - Rene Dietrich - Horace Wright
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-08-11
  • Children's Sermon

    Children's Sermon

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 53 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A sermon preached by children playing church. Rather than preach from the Bible, ...

    • Contributor: Jackson, Irene - Halpert, Herbert - Kennedy, Stetson - [Kennedy, Stetson]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Nobody

    Nobody

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: B 2568 -3 Recorded on May 22, 1905. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Williams, Bert - Collins, Arthur with Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • [Rocky Mountain Goat]

    [Rocky Mountain Goat]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-07-17
  • Jesse James

    Jesse James

    Field Recordings. Music. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as E. C. Briggs, Henry Briggs, Henry E. Briggs, or H. C. ...

    • Contributor: Briggs, E. A. - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Briggs, E.A.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-05
  • Ella Ree

    Ella Ree

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Leon Ponce, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Columbia, Tuolumne County, ...

    • Contributor: Ponce, Leon - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Salgan, salgan, animas de pena (Come Forth, Come Forth, Souls in Pain) [Audio]

    Salgan, salgan, animas de pena (Come Forth, Come Forth, Souls...

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Recording log notes: Mr. Arellano, age 46, is the brother of Esequiel and a resident of Arroyo Hondo, New Mexico ...

    • Contributor: Arellano, Narciso
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • There's Aunt Jemima

    There's Aunt Jemima

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San ...

    • Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • El raton y el gato

    El raton y el gato

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 20 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Sarris children Schoolchildren Sung by students at the San Carlos Institute, a grammar ...

    • Contributor: Soto, Dalia - Unidentified Children - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Unidentified Schoolchildren
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-22
  • Three Nights' Experience

    Three Nights' Experience

    Field Recordings. Music. Ballads. Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Venue: State Farm Performance Note: ...

    • Contributor: Keel, Colon - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Dilly, Dilly

    Dilly, Dilly

    Field Recordings. Music. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Home of Mrs. Kate W. Jones Performance Note: "Dilly, Dilly" performed by Kate W. Jones ...

    • Contributor: Jones, Kate W. - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Jones, Mrs. Kate W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-10
  • I Believe I Go Back Home

    I Believe I Go Back Home

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Home of H.R. Weaver Performance Note: "I Believe I Go Back Home" performed by ...

    • Contributor: Lee, Will "John Baptist - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-18
  • Way Out on the Mountain

    Way Out on the Mountain

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Cummins State Farm in Gould, Arkansas Group of women convicts Venue: Cummins State ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Group of Women Convicts
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21
  • Vira (dance)

    Vira (dance)

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: This is a dance from Portugal, learned by Louise Franco from ...

    • Contributor: Louise Franco and Clifford Franco - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Franco, Louise - Franco, Clifford - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Grand Duke of Baden march

    Grand Duke of Baden march

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:35 | Instrumental (Category). Military band (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William H. Santleman - Carl Teike - United States Marine Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914-03-21
  • Gotta Make a Hundred

    Gotta Make a Hundred

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 31 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Crew of "The Boys," a 108-foot menhaden (or pogey) fishing boat of Mayport, ...

    • Contributor: Whittaker, Annie - Unidentified Performers - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Unidentified Group
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940
  • Mangig ev turtchnig = The Child and the bird

    Mangig ev turtchnig = The Child and the bird

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | LC romanized form of title: Mankik ew trchnik. Translation of song title listed on ...

    • Contributor: Shapazian, Siranoosh - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Dialogue on Negro Books

    Dialogue on Negro Books

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 37 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A description of the reading habits of Cull Stacey, a 56-year-old turpentine ...

    • Contributor: Stacey, Cull - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-01
  • Crab is a Better Man Than Man

    Crab is a Better Man Than Man

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 26 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The singer is from Andros Island, Bahamas. Performance Note: "Crab is a Better ...

    • Contributor: Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-23
  • Comments regarding the testing of a needle on an acetate disc being recorded

    Comments regarding the testing of a needle on an acetate disc...

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Sidney Robertson Cowell tests and makes comments about a dull needle she uses for ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Home, sweet home

    Home, sweet home

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Henry R. Bishop. Originally for voice with piano. Recorded on one side ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Bishop, Henry R. (Henry Rowley) (Sir) - Stengler, August P. - Bishop, Henry R. - Bishop, Henry R. (Author) - Stengler, August P. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898
  • Red Bird in the Tree

    Red Bird in the Tree

    Field Recordings. Music. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Aunt Ca'line Horne Venue: Home of Spencer and Caroline Horne ...

    • Contributor: Horne, Caroline, Aunt - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Horne, Aunt Caroline
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-28
  • El sacrificio

    El sacrificio

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 7 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | An incomplete version of a song composed by a Mexican in Miami, Florida, ...

    • Contributor: Sesteto Encanto - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-18
  • Newman

    Newman

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Sacred Harp Singers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-01
  • Comments on the Armenian orchestra

    Comments on the Armenian orchestra

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Sidney Robertson Cowell, narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • The rose of no man' The rose of no mans land

    The rose of no man' The rose of no mans land

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with violin and orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Charles H. Hart - Elliott Shaw - Josef Pasternack - James A. Brennan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1918-11-08
  • My sweetheart is somewhere in France

    My sweetheart is somewhere in France

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:06 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Elizabeth Spencer - Josef Pasternack - Robert King - Mary Earl [I.E., Robert King]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-10-19
  • America : My country 'tis of thee

    America : My country 'tis of thee

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, mono; 10 in. | On label: "mixed voices." Matrix: 3080-C-4-4. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - [Smith, Samuel Francis] - Metropolitan Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • The  Cat Story

    The Cat Story

    Field Recordings. Music. Narratives. Humorous Recitations. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Rev. Mose Platt, Rev. Mose "Wyandotte" Platt, Rev. Mose ...

    • Contributor: Platt, Mose "Clear Rock - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Platt, Rev. Mose "Clear Rock
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-10
  • Deep river

    Deep river

    Religious, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:04 | Vocal (Category). Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Marian Anderson - Rosario Bourdon - H. T. Burleigh
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-12-10
  • Clarence

    Clarence

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Sung through a haze due to ...

    • Contributor: Waters, Ozzie - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Of All de Beas'es

    Of All de Beas'es

    Field Recordings. Music. Dance Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "reel" Performer referred to elsewhere as J. L. Goree Venue: Home of ...

    • Contributor: Goree, John Lowry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Goree, John Lowry "J.L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-12
  • Waiting down by the Mississippi shore

    Waiting down by the Mississippi shore

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Dave Reed, Jr.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1911-08-01
  • Armed services medley

    Armed services medley

    sound recording | 1 compact disc | Semper paratus--Off we go into the wild blue yonder--Anchors aweigh--Marines hymn--The Army goes rolling along. (Content). Taken from cd entitled: "The flag flies high." Presented ...

    • Contributor: U.S. Army Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • The Boll Weevil

    The Boll Weevil

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ezell, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Go down Moses

    Go down Moses

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:30 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal double quartet, unaccompanied (Description). Dixon/Godrich/Rye notes the 8/31/1914 and 9/20/1915 sessions as taking place in New ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Tuskegee Institute Singers - Leroy Brown - Charles Edward Clayton - Alvin J. Neely - William J. Williams - William P. Smith - Alfred Taylor - William Wiley
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914-08-31
  • Job, Job

    Job, Job

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt Performance Note: "Job, Job" ...

    • Contributor: Jones, Ed - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-30
  • Nina

    Nina

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 23 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Sung in Spanish and described in English: "This is probably the oldest type ...

    • Contributor: Delfino, Gilberto - Bermudez, Ramon - Pages, Art - Halpert, Herbert - Piano
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-21
  • Folding Down the Sheets

    Folding Down the Sheets

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Rena, Big-Foot Rena

    Rena, Big-Foot Rena

    Field Recordings. Music. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Aunt Mollie McDonald or Aunt Mary McDonald Venue: Home of ...

    • Contributor: McDonald, Jim - McDonald, Molly, Aunt - McDonald, Jane - Mcdonald Family - McDonald, Joe - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - McDonald, Aunt Mollie
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-27
  • Since my Margaret become a suffragette

    Since my Margaret become a suffragette

    Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:31 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Maurice Burkhart - Gus Edwards
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1912-04-11
  • Sep vagy, gyonyoru Magyar orsag = How beautiful is Hungary

    Sep vagy, gyonyoru Magyar orsag = How beautiful is Hungary

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. ...

    • Contributor: Mary Gaidos and Friends - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Gaidos, Mary - Reha, Julia - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Drasky, Mary - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Jelenfy (Mr) - Nimerfroh (Mr) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • San José en su pecho siente (Saint Joseph in His Breast Feels) [Audio]

    San José en su pecho siente (Saint Joseph in His Breast Feels...

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Recording log notes: Mr. Archuleta was 70 years old at the time of this recording. He was a resident of ...

    • Contributor: Archuleta, Ricardo - Lead Vocal
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-07-29
  • Manila waltz

    Manila waltz

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:53 | Instrumental (Category). Military band (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William H. Santleman - S. Chofre - United States Marine Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909-02-17
  • Yo soy una rancherita

    Yo soy una rancherita

    Field Recordings. Music. Waltzes. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "group song" Venue: Home of Manuela Longoria Performance Note: "Yo soy una ...

    • Contributor: Longoria, Manuela - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-25
  • Give a man a horse he can ride

    Give a man a horse he can ride

    Coupling date: 2/1/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: bass-baritone with orchestra. With (reverse side): Thy troubadour / Arthur Middleton. DLC 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in.

    • Contributor: O'Hara, Geoffrey - Edison - Middleton, Arthur - Thomason, James
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Dog Flea

    Dog Flea

    Field Recordings. Music. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Aunt Mollie McDonald or Aunt Mary McDonald Venue: Home of ...

    • Contributor: McDonald, Joe - McDonald, Jim - McDonald, Jane - Mcdonald Family - McDonald, Molly, Aunt - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - McDonald, Aunt Mollie
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-27
  • The  boatmen's dance

    The boatmen's dance

    Recorded at the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, on December 7, 2004 (Date). Courtesy of Boosey & Hawkes, www.boosey.com (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction).

    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron - Emmett, Daniel Decatur - Hampson, Thomas - Rieger, Wolfram
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 2004-12-07
  • Petite suite de concert

    Petite suite de concert

    sound recording | 2 sound discs: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | La caprice de Nanette--Demande et reponse-un sonnet d'amour--La tarantelle fretillante. (Content). "conducted by Malcolm Sargent" Recorded in Europe ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Coleridge Taylor, Samuel - London Symphony Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Mi gatito

    Mi gatito

    Field Recordings. Music. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Home of Rev. & Mrs. Wm. A. Moye Performance Note: "Mi gatito" (vocals) performed ...

    • Contributor: Salazar, Isabella - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Salazar, Señora Isabella
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-02
  • Oh Jonah

    Oh Jonah

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Golden Jubilee Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Kilenczet utött az ora

    Kilenczet utött az ora

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:37 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ernö Király - Sió Aladár És Zenekara
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-11-09
  • Barney McShane

    Barney McShane

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Golden slippers

    Golden slippers

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:43 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909-12-21
  • Lighthouse Blues

    Lighthouse Blues

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Miss. State Farm Venue: State Penitentiary, Camp #10 Performance Note: "Lighthouse Blues" performed ...

    • Contributor: Garnett, Roger "Burn Down - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-23
  • The  Drunkard's doom

    The Drunkard's doom

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Song is version of "The Drunkard's doom" by Mary Lantz. John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Lantz, Mary - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • The  Trail of the Lonesome Pine

    The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Issue date: 1913. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Edison - Van Brunt, Walter - McDonald, Ballard - Carroll, Harry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Farewell My Dear Brother

    Farewell My Dear Brother

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Gene
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-05-06
  • Shack Rouster Holler

    Shack Rouster Holler

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 34 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The holler as modified by African Americans, doing the "rousting" instead of the white ...

    • Contributor: Hazelhurst, Harold B. - Halpert, Herbert - Kennedy, Stetson - [Kennedy, Stetson]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Comments about Warde Ford and family members in California

    Comments about Warde Ford and family members in California

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Sidney Robertson Cowell comments on Warde Ford, his brothers, and Uncle Rob Walker and ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Natchez [Christmas Morning]

    Natchez [Christmas Morning]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Beim lawyer

    Beim lawyer

    Ethnic Spoken Word, Comedies. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:10 | Spoken (Category). Comic dialogue, unaccompanied (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Gus Goldstein
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-05-15
  • Zion's walls

    Zion's walls

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. | From Aaron Copland's 81st Birthday Concert: Great Performances from the Library of Congress, Vol. 9 (BRIDGE 9046) (Source). Used ...

    • Contributor: Bridge Records - Copland, Aaron - Degaetani, Jan - Smit, Leo
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • The  Forget - me - not song

    The Forget - me - not song

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 2 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Song begun on AFS 3344 A2 and continued on AFS 3343 ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Gray Horse Blues

    Gray Horse Blues

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Gray Horse Blues" (vocals and guitar) performed at Clemens State Farm, ...

    • Contributor: Casey, Smith - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • La buena pipa

    La buena pipa

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 2 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | 13-year-old Ziomara and 11-year-old Evelia Andux tell a teasing story. Ybor City, ...

    • Contributor: Andux, Ziomara - Andux, Evelia - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Andux, Evelio
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-23
  • There's Billy Jones, the tinner boy

    There's Billy Jones, the tinner boy

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San ...

    • Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Motherless Children See a Hard Time

    Motherless Children See a Hard Time

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Dock "Zebediah" Reed Venue: On porch of home of Mr. ...

    • Contributor: Hall, Vera - Reed, Dock - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-27
  • Yon' Come Dat Ole Devil Sargent

    Yon' Come Dat Ole Devil Sargent

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. Field Hollers. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Cummins State Farm in Gould, Arkansas Venue: Cummins State ...

    • Contributor: Brown, Frank - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21
  • Alabama Bound

    Alabama Bound

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Gould, Arkansas Performer referred to elsewhere as Alf "Chicken" Valentine Venue: Cummins State ...

    • Contributor: Valentine, Alf "Dad - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-22
  • Las manañitas

    Las manañitas

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "very old greeting song/morning serenade in Old Mexico" Venue: Home of Henry Krausse Performance ...

    • Contributor: Crixell, Tito - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar - Delgado, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-28
  • Tuning of violin [as a kemanche]

    Tuning of violin [as a kemanche]

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Jack Aslanian, violin. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April ...

    • Contributor: Aslanian, Jack - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Let Me Go to My Dear Mother

    Let Me Go to My Dear Mother

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as J. L. Goree Venue: Home of J.L. Goree Performance Note: "Let Me ...

    • Contributor: Goree, John Lowry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Goree, John Lowry "J.L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-12
  • Barbara Allen

    Barbara Allen

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Yellow song check-list notes: AFS 3809 A1 begins with a false start in which ...

    • Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Track-linin' Holler

    Track-linin' Holler

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Farmhouse of Henry Truvillion Performance Note: "Track-linin' Holler" performed by Henry Truvillion (vocals) at ...

    • Contributor: Truvillion, Henry - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-16
  • O, love, they say, is a very funny thing

    O, love, they say, is a very funny thing

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: AFS 3364 A1 is incomplete; last part of song on AFS ...

    • Contributor: Ponce, Leon - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Joe Mows

    Joe Mows

    Field Recordings. Interviews. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 15 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | James Byrd, a 30-year-old turpentine worker, describes a "Joe Mow," a ...

    • Contributor: Byrd, James - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Byrd, Bill - Byrd, Joe
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-19
  • Minha mai e pobresinha (fado) = My mother is poor

    Minha mai e pobresinha (fado) = My mother is poor

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "A fado known to all Portuguese ...

    • Contributor: Avila, Alice Lemos - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Oh didn't he ramble

    Oh didn't he ramble

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Monarch" label. (Content). take 2 Recorded on March 14, 1902. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - [Cole, Robert] - Quinn, Dan W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Johnny get your gun

    Johnny get your gun

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "Played on harmonica and stepped by John Stone." Tapping noise in ...

    • Contributor: Stone, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • I Want to Go Back to Michigan

    I Want to Go Back to Michigan

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Vaudeville specialty." Issue date: 1914. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. Sound Recording (Form). Sound ...

    • Contributor: Edison - Murray, Billy - Berlin, Irving
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Charamba

    Charamba

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Always opens dances on island of ...

    • Contributor: Alberto Mendes and Manuel Lemos - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Mendes, Alberto - Lemos, Manuel - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • [Harmonica Piece]

    [Harmonica Piece]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-07-17
  • Sun Gone Down

    Sun Gone Down

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Cummins State Farm in Gould, Arkansas Venue: Cummins State Farm, Women's Camp Performance ...

    • Contributor: Outlaw, Willie - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21
  • Hunter's farewell

    Hunter's farewell

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 77 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Trumpet Quartette from The fortune teller. (Performers). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Herbert, Victor - Herbert, Victor (Author) - Trumpet Quartette from "The Fortune Teller" (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1890