Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Bad Laz'us

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • All in, down and out

    Ethnic Characterizations, Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:55 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Arthur Collins - Chris Smith
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Minha mai = My mother

    sound recording | on 4 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Tests -- A composition by Mrs. Avila for Mother's Day." Alice Lemos Avila, vocals; Frank Cunha, mandolin; Joachim Flores, guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on April 12, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in ...

    • 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
  • Suzanne

    • Contributor: Unidentified Children - Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Hunter, Bessie Helen
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-16
  • Liverpool

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 27 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Conch riddle. The performer, an 84-year-old blind man, was born in the Bahamas and emigrated to Florida ca. 1911. The term "Conch," while now more widely used to refer to a native of Key West, Florida, originally referred to British settlers of the ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Wilbur - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Roberts, Mary Jane - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-15
  • Honkain keskella = Deep in the forest

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Celia Koljonen, Fina Petersen, and Mary Salonen, vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September 4, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Finnish. (Language). Forms part of a group of ...

    • Contributor: Celia Koljonen, Fina Petersen, and Mary Salonen - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Koljonen, Celia - Petersen, Fina - Salonen, Mary - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • My Soul Wants Something New

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Jones, Ed
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-30
  • Didn't He Ramble

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Johnson, Willie "Little Life"
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21
  • I'm just wild about Harry

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Contralto with Orch. Acc." (Content). Mx: 7925 Recorded in June or July, 1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - Sissle, [Noble] - Blake, [Eubie] - De Leath, Vaughn
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. ; 10 in. | Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, www.sonybmg.com. (Copyright). "Sacred Singing with Instrumental Acc." (Content). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia Records - Smith, Carl - Carter Sisters - [Carter], Mother Maybell
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1952

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  • Morning, noon and night

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 9 in. | [no matrix or take information] Isuued in 1903. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Zonophone - Zonophone Concert Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1903
  • Barbara Allen

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1967-10-28
  • Na to pallio nou oniro

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 35 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Greek folk song, always popular. Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905. Performance Note: "Na to pallio nou oniro" (vocals with piano) performed by Katherine Kavouklis, and Evee G. Anastassiou, piano, at Philoptochos Society, Tarpon Springs, Florida, on May 12, 1940. ...

    • Contributor: Kavouklis, Katherine - Anastassiou, Evee G. - Filareton, John - Piano - Kavoukli, Catherine - Kavouklees, Kathryn
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-05-12
  • Malin

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Mattsson inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. William Mattson, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in New York, N.Y., May 28, 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Mattsson, William - Mattsson, William (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898-05-28
  • Hot Springs Blues

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Cheatem
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-22
  • Wonnevoller Mai, o komm herbei

    sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Geraldine Farrar - G. W. Chadwick - Ferdinand Sieber
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1912-12-19
  • Twelfth street rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Imperial Marimba Band - Bowman, Euday L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920
  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | from mp3 (Source Note). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Ur2Kam - Leppoja, Markus - Loite, Mart - Breede, Simo - Breede, Tanel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 2001
  • Introduction to Philoptochos Society recordings

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 24 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | All those numbers have been tested and tried out in Tarpon Springs services, over the dedication of the Philoptochos Greek Center in Tarpon Springs, with all the Grecian and all ancient numbers, which is about two years past and long ago. John Filareton, the announcer ...

    • Contributor: Filareton, John
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-05-12
  • Hethu'shka Song

    • Contributor: Walker, James - White, Rufus
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1985-08-22
  • Señora Santana

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 59 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A story about a child who had an apple and lost it; someone tried to give him another, but he wanted the one which he had lost. The singer, Adelpha Pollato, learned the song as a child in Key West, Florida. Ybor City, now a neighborhood ...

    • Contributor: Pollato, Adelpha - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-27
  • Amapa

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:14 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The ...

    • Contributor: Victor - James Reese Europe - Juca Storoni - Europe's Society Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1913-12-29
  • A flaisgaich oig a S'cheanalteadh = My cheerful young man

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Mary MacPhee, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on June 15, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Scots Gaelic. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary ...

    • Contributor: Macphee, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • I'll never leave old Dixie land again

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "An old minstrel song?" Yellow song check-list notes: "Speed variation due to motor trouble." Bogue Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September 3, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading ...

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

    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert - Davis, Herman
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941-08-11