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  • My Time Ain't Long

    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) - Reed, Clifford - Medlock, Johnny Mae - Tenor - Sanford, Annabelle - Brown, Lois
    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

  • Young Girl Fooled Her Mamma

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Play-Party Songs. Dance Music. Singing Game Songs. Ring Game Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | "reel; dance tune" For further information ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Horton, Jeff
    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: 1939-05-29

  • I Could Tell You the Time

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Hymns. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | "white church song" For further information on this recording session, please refer to ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Carolina Ladies' Quartet of Greenville, South Carolina - Matthews, Mrs. W.W. - Friddle, Mrs. Jane A. - Sentell, Miss Jessie - Timmins, Mrs. Maggie
    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: 1939-06-11

  • Jubilee

    Field Recordings. Hymns. Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort ...

    Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Sacred Harp Singers - Work, John
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - John Work Collection of Negro Folk Music from the Southeast - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Song of America - The Fort Valley State College Folk Festival Collection - Ftvbib
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • Home came the good old man

    Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Mr. G. disliked the vulgarity of [AFS 4217] A2 and had forgotten most of it, but consented to sing one verse of his tune." ...

    Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - George Vinton Graham Performing Anglo American Songs, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Drinkin' Wine (Tune 2 of 2)

    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) - Jones, Ed
    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: 1939-05-30

  • Ship of Zion

    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) - Gipson, Rev. John R. "Blind Gipson - Piano - Gipson Family
    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: 1939-05-15

  • [Polly Hopkins]

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 2 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - [Jones, John B.]
    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: 1939-04-09

  • 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

  • Soiridh leis na gruighichean = Farewell to the maidens

    Yellow song check-list notes: "A sailor's song." John MacPhee, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on February 15, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife ...

    Contributor: Macphee, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - John Macphee Performing Gaelic Songs from the Hebrides, Scotland, February 15, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • The Faded coat of blue

    Civil War song. Ben Pitts, vocals and guitar. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Pine Grove, California on October 3, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. ...

    Contributor: Pitts, Ben - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - Ben Pitts and Leonard W. Jones Performing Anglo American Music, October 3,1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Po' 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 15 ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Clark, Charles - Wesley, Henry - [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: 1939-05-22

  • My Lord, What a Morning

    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) - McMurray, Doris - Fitzpatrick, Ella Mae
    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: 1939-05-14

  • Thug mi n'oichde rir (?) sa bhath = Last night I spent on the boat

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Song begun on AFs 3858 A4; completed on AFSs 3858 B1. ...

    Contributor: Macinnes, Donald - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: Donald Macinnes Performing Gaelic Songs from the Hebrides, Scotland, 1939 - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - American Folklife Center - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • All Around the Green Apple Tree

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Ring Game Songs. Singing Game Songs. Children'S Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Group of Children - [Lomax, Ruby T. - Announcement]
    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: 1939-05-16

  • The Fairy bower, a skating song

    George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Jose, California on July 9, 1939 Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell - American Memory - George Vinton Graham Performing Anglo American Songs, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Billy Boy

    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) - Hunter, Bessie Helen - Hunter, Freddie C. - [Lomax, Ruby T. - Announcement]
    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: 1939-05-16

  • My Mind Don't Change

    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) - Grigsby, Lewis "Wild Man
    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: 1939-05-22

  • Announcement

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Announcements. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 13 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - [Weaver, Herman R. "H.R."]
    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: 1939-05-15

  • Let's Go Fight!

    Field Recordings. Blues (Music). Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Buster Ezell, vocals, guitar. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a ...

    Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis - Ezell, Buster (Bus) - Vocal and Guitar - James, Willis Laurence
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Fort Valley, Georgia, Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Song of America - The Fort Valley State College Folk Festival Collection - Ftvbib
    Original Format: Audio Recordings