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  • Great Day

    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 12 of ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Brown, William - Conley, Terrell - Blacker, Eugene - Brown, Alvin
    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: 1939-05-11

  • Concebida en gracia (Conceived in Grace) [Audio]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Recording log notes: Mr. Montoya, age 70, was from Cerro, New Mexico. Alabado Category: In Praise of the Virgin Transcription: ...

    Contributor: Montoya, Luis - Vocal
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - The Juan B. Rael Collection
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-08-09

  • 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 6 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Wells, Joe K. "J.K. - Suarez, Jos
    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: 1939-04-26

  • Para subir al cielo

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 44 seconds The singer, Adelpha Pollato, learned the song in Key West, Florida. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, ...

    Contributor: Pollato, Adelpha - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-27

  • Ala itke, aitini = Don't cry, mother

    John Soininen, vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on November 5, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Finnish. Forms part of a ...

    Contributor: Soininen, 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 - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project Collection - John Soininen Performing Finnish Songs, November 5, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Preaching by William S. Loscutoff

    William S. Loscutoff, preaching. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on September 14, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Russian. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Loscutoff, William S. - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Russian Molokan Congregation - 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 - Russian Molokan Church Service, September 14, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Nino querido = Dear child

    Dust jacket notes: Puerto Rican lullaby. Cruz Losada, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on April 10, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading ...

    Contributor: Losada, Cruz - 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 - Cruz Losada Performing Spanish Songs from Puerto Rico, April 10, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • I Lost My Jersey Cow Last Year

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 59 seconds A "play church" song, which had been sung by children playing church who would make up ...

    Contributor: Jackson, Irene - Halpert, Herbert - [Kennedy, Stetson]
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-06-18

  • Run Away Babe

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Blues Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 14 of the ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Outlaw, Willie
    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: 1939-05-21

  • Versos del mojado

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Corridos. Ballads. Waltzes. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | "Mexican border ballad" For further information on this recording session, please refer to ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - López, Homero - Guitar - Salinas, Manuel
    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: 1939-04-29

  • 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

  • La oja seca = The Dry leaf

    Lottie Espinosa, vocals and guitar. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Pacific Grove, California on May 28, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Spanish. Forms ...

    Contributor: Espinosa, Lottie - 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 - Lottie Espinosa Performing Spanish Songs from California, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • 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]
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Herbert Halpert 1939 Southern States Recording Expedition - 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: 1939-06-18

  • Old Spectacled Lady

    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 Girls
    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: 1939-05-18

  • Serenata a lua = Serenade to the moon

    Sung by Alice Lemos Avila, accompanied by Clifford Franco on English guitar and Ed Pavon on guitar, with friends and relatives on chorus. Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Said ...

    Contributor: Alice Lemos Avila and Friends - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Avila, Alice Lemos - Franco, Clifford - Pavon, Ed - 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 - Alice Lemos Avila and Friends Performing Portuguese Songs and Music, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Way upon the Sierra Peaks

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 19 seconds In English. (Language). Also included in The John and Ruby Florida 1939 Southern States Recording Trip. ...

    Contributor: Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - Corse, Carita Doggett - Cornwall, Robert - [Bass, Walter Van]
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings

  • 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 17 of the fieldnotes: ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - [Lomax, Ruby T.]
    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

  • [Zahucaly hory]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 4 seconds Masaryktown, named for Thomas G. Masaryk, the first president (1918-1935) of the Czechoslovak Republic, is a ...

    Contributor: Prácher, Elizabeth - Morris, Alton C.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-28

  • La culebra

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

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Longoria, Manuela
    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: 1939-04-24

  • Voy para Belén (I Go to Bethlehem) [Audio]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Recording log notes: Adolfo Chavez, 65, is the brother of Adelaido Chavez and a resident of Romeo, Colorado. Ms. Espinosa, ...

    Contributor: Chavez, Adolfo - Vocal - Espinosa, Rosabel L.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - The Juan B. Rael Collection
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-08-04