Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Thirty-first level blues

    • Contributor: Floriani, Vladimir - Floriani, Veko - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-25
  • Manton de manila = Bullfighter's cape

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Instrumental played by Frank Cunha on mandolin and Joachim Flores on guitar. Frank Cunha, mandolin; Joaquim Flores, guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on April 12, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    • Contributor: Frank Cunha and Joachim Flores - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Cunha, Frank - Flores, Joaquim - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Long John

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

    • Contributor: Brideup, Louis - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-03
  • Oh the Sun Done Quit Shinin'

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Thomas, Lonnie
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • A florista = The Flower girl

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Alice Lemos Avila, vocals; Frank Cunha, mandolin; Joaquim Flores, guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on April 12, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Portuguese. (Language). Forms part of a group ...

    • Contributor: Alice Lemos Avila, Frank Cunha, and Joachim Flores - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Avila, Alice Lemos - Cunha, Frank - Flores, Joaquim - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Marching through Georgia; Furnace song

    • Contributor: Palmer, Mason - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-16
  • Nous avons un fete du marriage

    • Contributor: King, Edward - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-10-12
  • Santa Lucia

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 69.8 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Giannini inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Ferruccio Giannini, tenor; with piano. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Nov. 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sung in Italian. ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Giannini, Ferruccio - Giannini, Ferruccio (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898-11
  • Give Me a Gourd o' Cold Water

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

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Tartt, Sims - Atmore, Bettie - Tartt, Mandy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-30
  • Bold Trooper

    • Contributor: Green, John W. - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-25
  • Ze nda waltzes

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 66 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Frank M. Witmark. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Higgins (conductor) inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Performed by Higgins' Orchestra; Henry Higgins, conductor. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Witmark, Frank M. - Higgins, Henry - Higgins' Orchestra - Witmark, Frank M. (Author) - Higgins' Orchestra (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 189?
  • Wind blew through her nightie; No balls at all; Three old whores from Canada

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-27
  • You got to move; What more can He do?

    • Contributor: Frazier, Lonnie - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • I Goin' Pack My Suitcase

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Marshall, Lilly May
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21
  • O mej rozuiarzue rznsiss; Roy marinie

    • Contributor: Unidentified - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-07
  • Preacher Standin' in de Pulpit

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Horton, Jeff
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-29
  • Nyt otan kyvan kateeni ja laulun kirjoiten

    • Contributor: Hyvönen, John - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-30
  • James Bird; Sally Monroe

    • Contributor: Green, John W. - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-29
  • Cornfield holler

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Powell, Abraham
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-20
  • General Dancing Song

    • Contributor: Fleischhauer, Carl - Host Drum - Wolfe, Clifford, Sr.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1983-08-13
  • Go way back and sit down

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Mx: 1128 [unknown take] Recorded on Dec. 4 or 6, 1901. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Leachman, Silas
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1901
  • Custer's last charge

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Also issued on the American Folklife Center's published recording AFS L 30, SONGS OF THE MORMONS AND SONGS OF THE WEST. Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 26, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Scales played on the kanoon [qanun] and comments on their use

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Bedros Haroutunian, qanun, Sidney Robertson Cowell, narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April 22, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Bedros Haroutunian ...

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