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  • Barbara Allen

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song text, please ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Hines, Hule "Queen
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Steal Liza Jane

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ring Game Songs. Singing Game Songs. Play-Party Songs. Clapping Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Medlock, Johnny Mae - Hines, Ruth - Slater, Gussie
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Bad Laz'us

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-03

  • New Buryin' Ground

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Spirituals. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Brown, John - Group of Convicts
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Work Don't Bother Me

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-03

  • Ducks in the Pond

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Humorous Songs. Children'S Songs. Lullabies. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Griffin, Mrs. G.A.
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-01

  • Two Soldiers, The (Part 1 of 2)

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • He Knows

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Spirituals. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Hunter, Mary - Monday, Ella - Hardwick, Lillie - McDonald, Geneva
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Red Hot Sun Turning Over

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Work Songs. Blues Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Brown, John - Group of Convicts
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Dupree Blues

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Blues Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song text, ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Flint, Buena
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • Prayer

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Prayers. Religious Oratory. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Unidentified Convict
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-03

  • One Saturday Night

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-03

  • Old Bad Laz'us

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Work Songs. Blues Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-03

  • Oh Cap'n Cain' Read

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Work Songs. Field Hollers. Blues Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Johnson, Dawson
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • This Is the Seven Fox

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Hunting Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song text, ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Griffin, Mrs. G.A.
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-01

  • Greek Independence Song

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 44 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Sarris children Schoolchildren Greek Independence Day is celebrated annually on March 25. It commemorates ...

    Contributor: Unidentified Children - Filareton, John - Group of Children
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Florida WPA Recordings, 1940 - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-05-12

  • Parakalo sychorise me

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 26 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Greek folksong. Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. ...

    Contributor: Manticos, Mary G. - Gianèskis, Helen - Morris, Alton Chester - Cook, Robert Harrison - Kennedy, Stetson - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Gianèskis, Miss - Gianèskis, Mary - Granèskis, Mary - Granèskis, Helen
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Alton C. Morris Florida WPA Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-28

  • Fire in the Mountain

    Field Recordings. Instrumental Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 34 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A square dance tune, learned on the Calusa Hatchee River. Straws are ...

    Contributor: Albritton, G. G. - O'Berry, Cleo Wynn - Corse, Carita Doggett - Cornwall, Robert - Fiddle - O'Berry, Cleo Wynn (C. W.) - Straws - O'Berry, C. W.
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Florida WPA Recordings, 1940 - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-07-26

  • Sally Goodin

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Fiddle Tunes. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 19 of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Perry, Fred - Fiddle - Carver, Glenn - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-04

  • A Spiritual Brother Song Explanation

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 29 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | An explanation of the term "spiritual brother," used in the title of ...

    Contributor: Alvanos, Nick, Mrs - Morris, Alton Chester - Cook, Robert Harrison - Kennedy, Stetson - Morris, Alton C. - Cook, Robert - Alvanos, Mrs. Nick - Alvanon, Mrs. Nick
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Alton C. Morris Florida WPA Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26