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  • Psalm 56:2 : Mine enemies would daily swallow me up, for they be many that fight against me, O Thou most high

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Rise in pitch is a conscious convention to mark increased fervor." Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, unaccompanied vocals. ...

    Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, of the Russian Molokan Church - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Susoeff, J. P. - Susoeff (Mrs) - Popoff (Mr) - Popoff (Mrs) - 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 - Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff Singing Unaccompanied Russian Molokan Hymns, October 7, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Likafron og lagsmenn tveir = The Two young men

    John Olafson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Olafson, 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 Olafson Performing Icelandic Songs, May 25, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Viglunder (Ryma #1)

    Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - 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 - Oddrun Sigurasson Performing Icelandic Songs, May 25, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Upp, upp min sal = Up, up, my soul

    Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: From the Passiusalmar of Hallgrimur Petursson. Verses 1-2 are on AFS 4268 A1, verses 3-4 are on AFS 4268 A2, and verses 5-7 are ...

    Contributor: Einarson, Thodur - 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 - Thodur Einarson Performing Icelandic Hymns, November 11, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Dogs

    Barbary Coast song. Contains mild sexual innuendo. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of ...

    Contributor: Coffin, Byron - Coffin, Byron (Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • My father and mother were Irish

    Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Matthew 11:28 : Come unto me all ye who labour and are weary; and I will give you rest

    Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on October 7, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library ...

    Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, of the Russian Molokan Church - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Susoeff, J. P. - Susoeff (Mrs) - Popoff (Mr) - Popoff (Mrs) - 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 - Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff Singing Unaccompanied Russian Molokan Hymns, October 7, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Upp, upp min sal = Up, up, my soul

    Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "I believe [AFS 3830 A4] probably does not belong to the series of [Lenten] texts." Thodur Einarson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell ...

    Contributor: Einarson, Thodur - 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 - Thodur Einarson Performing Icelandic Hymns, November 11, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Preaching by J. D. Sanoff

    J. D. Sanoff, 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: Sanoff, J. D. - 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

  • Pilatus = Pontius Pilate

    Thodur Einarson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on November 11, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Einarson, Thodur - 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 - Thodur Einarson Performing Icelandic Hymns, November 11, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Eina stund (Ryma #4) = Once upon a time

    Dust jacket notes: "Same words as Ryma #3, another tune." Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. Reference copy available in the ...

    Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - 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 - Oddrun Sigurasson Performing Icelandic Songs, May 25, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • The Lyre bird and the jay

    Dust jacket notes: "From 'Hanky Panky.'" Byron Coffin, Jr., vocals and Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano and vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy ...

    Contributor: Byron Coffin, Jr. and Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr. - Byron Coffin, Jr. and Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - Coffin, Byron (Jr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • My gal Sal

    Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals; Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. ...

    Contributor: Byron Coffin, Sr. and Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr. - Byron Coffin, Sr. and Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - Coffin, Byron (Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Matthew 24:42 : Watch therefore, for ye know not what hour your Lord cometh

    Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on October 7, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library ...

    Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, of the Russian Molokan Church - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Susoeff, J. P. - Susoeff (Mrs) - Popoff (Mr) - Popoff (Mrs) - 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 - Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff Singing Unaccompanied Russian Molokan Hymns, October 7, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • Snooky-vo-kums

    Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • She wore a yellow ribbon

    AFS 3822 A1 is incomplete; AFS 3833 A2 is a complete version of the song. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Thorgrymur prudy (Ryma #5) = Viglander's father

    Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. In Icelandic. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - 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 - Oddrun Sigurasson Performing Icelandic Songs, May 25, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938

  • I'm glad my wife's in Europe

    World War I song. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Old Sam Finley had a pig

    Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. Forms part ...

    Contributor: Coffin - Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - 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 - Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., and Byron Coffin, Jr. Performing Barbary Coast Tunes, American Popular Songs, and Ragtime Music, April 6, 1939 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939

  • Paralppamenoh 29:10

    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Easter psalm." Song title listed on yellow song check-list notes as "Paraeppamenah 29:10." Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, ...

    Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, of the Russian Molokan Church - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Susoeff, J. P. - Susoeff (Mrs) - Popoff (Mr) - Popoff (Mrs) - 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 - Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff Singing Unaccompanied Russian Molokan Hymns, October 7, 1938 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1938