Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Joe de Grinder

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Lowry, Irvin "Gar Mouth"
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-20
  • It's Cool Down Here at the River Jordan

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Gipson Family
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-15
  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2644

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-10

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  • Gents Go Center

    • Contributor: Wilson, Ruby
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-01
  • Loitsu ihottuman parantamiseksi

    • Contributor: Juhani, Aapo - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-27
  • This Heart o' Mine

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Baker, James "Iron Head"
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-04-23
  • Zopilote mojado

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Unidentified musicians playing violin, guitar, and two mandolins. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Carmel, California on February 18, 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 Mexican ...

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

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - McDonald Family - McDonald, Jane - McDonald, Joe - McDonald, Molly, Aunt - McDonald, Jim
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-27
  • Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2685

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-05-27

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  • Suun kloorin kloorin halleluuja! (Oh glory, glory hallelujah!); I am a true-born Irish lad; Light evening dew

    • Contributor: Maki, Emil - McCormick, Ed - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-14
  • Irish piece #1

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "Title unknown." John Selleck, violin. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Camino, California on October 2, 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 John ...

    • Contributor: Selleck, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - 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) - McBride, Leroy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-16
  • I'm Going to Georgia

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 58 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A turpentine worker's song. The singer, born in Southton County, North Carolina, first heard this song sung in Seville, Georgia in 1889. The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified. Performance ...

    • Contributor: Thomas, Phillip H. - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Thomas, Phillip H. (P. H.) - Thomas, P. H.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-08-01
  • Paul Bunyan tale: The Round River Drive, cont.; Roving Lumberjack

    • Contributor: McBride, Bill (Vocalist) - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-08-22
  • Hard times in Kansas

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Good recording. George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Jose, California on July 9, 1939 (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of ...

    • Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Paasky lintu taivaan lintu; Ja sitten kun likka aukasi ovensa

    • Contributor: Hyvönen, John - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-29
  • Nad Tatrou sa blyská (The Slovak National Anthem)

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 54 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | The first stanza to this song, following the first stanza to the Czech National Anthem, constituted the national anthem of the Czechoslovak Republic beginning in 1918. Since 1993, the first two stanzas of this song have served as the national anthem of the independent Slovak Republic. ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Girls - Morris, Alton Chester - Morris, Alton C. - Group of Young Girls
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-09-01
  • Announcement

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-30
  • Slow Drag Work Song

    • Contributor: Woods, Tommy
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-04-16
  • She Brought My Breakfast

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Horne, Jim Henry "Duck"
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-28
  • Fox and Hounds

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Eckhardt, Charles
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-04
  • Luney, O Luney has gone to the war

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Jose, California on July 9, 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 George Vinton ...

    • Contributor: Graham, George Vinton - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Davy Crockett; Falling of the Pines

    • Contributor: Wells, Lester - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-03
  • Moj ty pstasihu, ptaszula; Bird of the forest (a patriotic song)

    • Contributor: Romel, Leo - Romel, Sylvester - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-09-07
  • Long-Tailed Rat

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Lamb, Virgil
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-05-21