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  • Nina graciosa = The Graceful girl

    Jessie de Soto, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Concord, California on February 10, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Spanish. Forms part ...

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

  • Angel divino = Holy angel

    Jessie de Soto, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Concord, California on February 10, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Spanish. Forms part ...

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

  • Las palmas = The Palms

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Mrs. de Soto's oldest sister used to sing this before she was married, about 55 years ago." Jessie de Soto, vocals and guitar. Recorded ...

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

  • Amazing Grace

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

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Allison, Jesse - [Hall, Vera] - [Reed, Dock]
    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: 1939-05-26

  • Johnny, Get Your Gun

    Field Recordings. Music. Nursery Rhymes. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Collector's genre note: "American Mother Goose jingles" Venue: Room under ramp of storage garage Performance ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Wood, Ray
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - American Memory - John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-04-13

  • Wake Up, Sleepy

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Work Songs. Hollers. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | steamboat-loading holler For further information on this recording session, including a portion of ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Truvillion, Henry
    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

  • Wagoner

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Fiddle Tunes. Dance Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, please refer to Section 9 ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Saathoff, Clinton W. - Fiddle - Evans, J. Otis - Guitar - Newcomer, Elmo - Calls
    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: 1939-05-04

  • Steal Partner

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 4 minutes, 11 seconds In . (Language). Also included in The John and Ruby Florida 1939 Southern States Recording Trip. ...

    Contributor: Osceola, Richard - Tiger, Naha - Josh, John - Smith, Morgan - Corse, Carita Doggett - Cornwall, Robert - Boehmer, William J.
    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

  • Dalmatian dance #1, poskocnica

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "This sounds as if the needle had stuck in a groove--but the repetitions are as Mr. B. played them." John Botica, misnice. Recorded by ...

    Contributor: Botica, 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 Botica Performing Dalmatian Dance Music from Croatia, 1938 to 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • U.S. Marine March

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

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Jones, Mrs. Kate W. - Piano
    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: 1939-04-10

  • All Around the Maypole

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 26 seconds A ring play known since childhood by the singer, age 33, who grew up in Savannah, ...

    Contributor: Singleton, Ellabell - 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

  • Bill Burroughs

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 10 seconds The singer is from Andros Island, Bahamas. In English. (Language). Also included in The John and ...

    Contributor: Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll) - Piano - 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: 1940-01-23

  • Paso doble (3 tunes)

    Unidentified musicians playing violin, guitar, and two mandolins. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Carmel, California on February 18, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms ...

    Contributor: Julio Gomez' Orchestra - 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 - Julio Gomez' Orchestra Performing Mexican Music at Ben and Rosa Figueroa's Wedding, February 18, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Mighty Rider, The

    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) - Truvillion, Henry - [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

  • I'm Going to Georgia Introduction

    Field Recordings. Interviews. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 20 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The singer, born in Southton County, North Carolina, first heard this ...

    Contributor: Thomas, Phillip H. - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Stacey, Cull - Cook, Robert - Thomas, Phillip H. (P. H.) - Thomas, P. H.
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook WPA Florida 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: 1939-08-01

  • I'll never leave old Dixie land again

    Dust jacket notes: "An old minstrel song?" Yellow song check-list notes: "Speed variation due to motor trouble." Bogue Ford, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September ...

    Contributor: Ford, Bogue - 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 - Warde, Pat, and Bogue Ford Performing Anglo American Songs, September 3, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Daki - Tezlana

    Dust jacket notes: Armenian dance. Joe Bedrosian, zurna. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Fresno, California on April 24, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms ...

    Contributor: Bedrosian, Joe - 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 - Joe Bedrosian Performing Armenian Music, April 24, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Quando eu era pequenina = When I was a little girl

    Louise Franco, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on August 15, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part of a group ...

    Contributor: Franco, Louise - 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 - Louise Franco, Clifford Franco, and Mary Silveira Performing Portuguese Songs, August 15, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Four in the Middle

    Field Recordings. Music. Ethnography. Play-Party Songs. Dance Music. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | For further information on this recording session, including song text handwritten by ...

    Contributor: Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Wilson, Ruby
    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: 1939-05-01

  • [Greek Song in preparation for Greek Independence Day]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 31 seconds Greek Independence Day is celebrated annually on March 25. It commemorates Greece's independence from the Ottoman Empire, which ...

    Contributor: Unidentified Child - Filareton, John
    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: 1940-05-12