• Obey the Ration Laws

    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 Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943
  • Where You Been So Long?

    Field Recordings. Blues (Music). Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Sidney Stripling, banjo; Gus Gibson [?], guitar (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Stripling, Sidney - Gibson, Gus - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Let the Deal Go Down

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 28 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A gambling song to accompany the game "Georgia Skin," learned at a turpentine camp in Florida. Zora Neale Hurston, originally of Eatonville, Florida, was already a published novelist and folklorist when she took a job with the Federal Writers' Project in Florida. This recording begins ...

    • Contributor: Hurston, Zora Neale - Halpert, Herbert - Kennedy, Stetson - [Kennedy, Stetson]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • In a little sedan chair : A Japanese love song

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | "Orchestra Accompaniment" (Content). Mx: 21253 -2 Issued in mid-to-late 1918. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Cole, [Robert] - Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) - Rice, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • I Know I Got Religion

    Field Recordings. Gospel Music. Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The Choir of Oak Grove Missionary Church (Baptist) is from Peach County, Georgia. Deacon Sam Jackson and the Choir of the Oak Grove Missionary Church, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, ...

    • Contributor: Jackson, Deacon Sam - Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church (Peach County, Ga.). Choir - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1942
  • Run brudder possum run : A Negro warning

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 4172 -1 Recorded in late 1909. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) - [Cole, Robert] - Collins, [Arthur] and Harlan, [Byron G.]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • The Boll Weevil

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ezell, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • I Love Thy Kingdom

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Sacred Harp Singers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-01
  • War Song

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade - Brown, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Lead Me to That Rock

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade - Walker, J. W. - Purnell, H. P. - Bell, Charlie O. - Smith, C. E. - Middle Georgia Four (Musical Group)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Salt Water Blues

    Field Recordings. Blues (Music). Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Buster Ezell, vocals, guitar, harmonica (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Bill Burroughs

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes, 10 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The singer is from Andros Island, Bahamas. Performance Note: "Bill Burroughs" (vocals with piano, trombone, and saxophone) performed by Theodore (Tea Roll) Rolle, piano, at Key West, Florida, on January 23, 1940. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll) - Piano
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-23
  • Mandy Lou

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: B 2873 -5 Recorded on Nov. 8, 1905 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Cook, Will Marion - Haydn Quartette with Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Hoist Up the John B Sail

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 1 second) : analog ; 12 in. | Performance Note: "Hoist Up the John B Sail" (vocals with accordion) performed by Robert Butler at Key West, Florida, on January 23, 1940. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Bulter, Robert - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Butler, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll) - Unidentified Bahaman
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-23
  • Standin' on the Corner Smokin' a Cheap Cigar

    Field Recordings. Blues (Music). Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Sidney Stripling, vocals, banjo. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Stripling, Sidney - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Sally Went to Mobile

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 54 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The original lyrics, which the singer modified in an earlier performance. Fred Lee Fox, a 20-year-old turpentine worker born in Georgia, learned this song in the Dixie County Prison Camp. Performance Note: "Sally Went to Mobile" (vocals) performed by Fred Lee Fox at Turpentine Camp, ...

    • Contributor: Fox, Fred Lee - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-01
  • Standin' on the Corner Smokin' a Cheap Cigar

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Stripling, Sidney
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Red, red rose

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "with Orchestra" (Content). Vic 38085-A Issued in late 1909 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Cook, Will Marion - Rogers, [Alex] - Clough, Arthur and Haydn Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Death Come a-Knockin

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Four Brothers (Musical Group)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Dat ain't nothin' but talk

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "with Orchestra Accompaniment" (Content). Mx: B 2116 -2 Recorded on Jan. 6, 1905. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Brown - Smith, [Chris] - Roberts, Bob
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Crab is a Better Man Than Man

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 26 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The singer is from Andros Island, Bahamas. Performance Note: "Crab is a Better Man Than Man" (vocals with accordion) performed by Theodore (Tea Roll) Rolle at Key West, Florida, on January 23, 1940. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-23
  • Lookin' for the Bully in This Town

    Field Recordings. Blues (Music). Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Sidney Stripling, vocals, banjo. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Stripling, Sidney - Work, John W. (John Wesley)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • I'll Be Singing

    Field Recordings. Gospel Music. Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | New York, Georgia, Singers, unaccompanied vocals (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: James, Willis - New York, Georgia, Singers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943
  • Do Right by My Country

    Field Recordings. Music. Blues (Music). Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Buster Ezell, vocals, guitar. (Performers). In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943
  • Daniel Saw the Stone

    Field Recordings. Spirituals (Songs). Gospel Music. Music. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The dust jacket for AFS disc 5148 says it was recorded "July 29, 1940." In English. (Language). Also included in "Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943 (Exhibitions). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Halloway High School Quartet - Gregory, Richard - Winrow, Anthony - Johnson, Warren G. - Richardson, Zema
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940