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  • Smoky Mountain Blues

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Wallace "Stavin Chains" Chains, Wallace "Jay Bird " Chain, or Wallace "Big ...

    • Contributor: Chains, Wallace - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Chains, Wallace "Stavin' Chains - Jones, Sylvester "Texas Stavin' Chain - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • Worry Blues

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

    • Contributor: Lockett, Jesse - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • Clemens Rag

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Clemens Rag" (guitars) performed at Clemens State Farm, Brazoria, Texas, on ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Ace - Gooden, L. W. - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar - Gooden, L.W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-15
  • I Wouldn't Mind Dyin' if Dyin' Was All

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "I Wouldn't Mind Dyin' if Dyin' Was All" (vocals and guitar) ...

    • Contributor: Casey, Smith - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • Slow Drag Work Song

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Group of convicts Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Slow Drag Work Song" performed by ...

    • Contributor: Woods, Tommy - Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Group of Convicts
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • Two White Horses Standin' in Line

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "funeral song" Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Two White Horses Standin' in Line" ...

    • Contributor: Casey, Smith - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-15
  • Cap'n, I Got a Home in Oklahoma

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Group of convicts Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Cap'n, I Got a Home in ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Woods, Tommy - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Group of Convicts
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • My Pore Mother Keeps A-prayin' for Me

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Wallace "Stavin Chains" Chains, Wallace "Jay Bird " Chain, or Wallace "Big ...

    • Contributor: Jones, Sylvester - Chains, Wallace - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Chains, Wallace "Stavin' Chains - Jones, Sylvester "Texas Stavin' Chain
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • Santa Fe Blues

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Santa Fe 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
  • Shorty George

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

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

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Group of convicts Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Old Rattler" performed by Tommy Woods ...

    • Contributor: Woods, Tommy - Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Group of Convicts
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-15
  • Mama Don't 'low No Swingin' Out in Here

    Field Recordings. Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "Mama Don't 'low No Swingin' Out in Here" (vocals, harmonica and ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Ace - Gooden, L. W. - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Harmonica - Gooden, L.W. - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • Hesitating Blues

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

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

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Wade "Monkey" Bolden Performer referred to elsewhere as Wallace "Stavin ...

    • Contributor: Bolden, Brant - Jones, Sylvester - Ramsey, George - Harrison, W. S., "Jay Bird - Chains, Wallace - Christopher, Columbus - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Chains, Wallace "Stavin' Chains - Harrison, W.S. "Jaybird - Jones, Sylvester "Texas Stavin' Chain - Bolden, Wade "Monkey
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • Will You March Down

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Ramsey State Farm, Camp #4 Performance Note: "Will You March Down" performed by James ...

    • Contributor: Baker, James "Iron Head - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Baker, James (Iron Head)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • When I Git Home

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Venue: Clemens State Farm Performance Note: "When I Git Home" performed by Roger Gill (vocals ...

    • Contributor: Casey, Smith - Gill, Roger, Blues Singer - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar - Gill, Roger
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • Come On an' Bow Down

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Wallace "Stavin Chains" Chains, Wallace "Jay Bird " Chain, or ...

    • Contributor: Chains, Wallace - Baker, James "Iron Head - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Baker, James (Iron Head) - Chains, Wallace "Stavin' Chains
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • Influenza

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

    • Contributor: Johnson, Ace - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-15
  • Gambler, Where Was You When They Called Yo' Name

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Performer referred to elsewhere as Wade "Monkey" Bolden Group of convicts Venue: Ramsey State Farm, ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Bolden, Brant - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Bolden, Wade "Monkey - Group of Convicts
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23