• Hard Luck Blues: Roots Music Photographs from the Great Depression

    videorecording | videorecording; 59 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). June 2, 1010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Remsberg, Rich
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Worried Life Blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Recorded in Clarksdale, Mississippi. (Venue). Recorded in 1942. (Date). Published on Library of Congress LP AFS L59, "Negro Blues and Hollers," edited by Marshall W. Stearns. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Edwards, Honeyboy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1962
  • Blues

    • Contributor: Frazier, Calvin - Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Whistling Blues

    Performed by Meade Lux Louis. Recorded by Alan Lomax, 1938. sound recording | 1 disc. | John Hammond and Alan Lomax Recordings of Blues and Jazz Musicians. (Source). 1938. (Date). Recorded in New York by Alan Lomax. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Lewis, Meade - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Hesitation Blues

    sound recording | 1 cylinder | Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (Source). October 19, 1925. (Date). Bascom Lamar Lunsford was a lawyer, a folklorist, and a performer of traditional songs and music. (Biographical). This song was published on the Library of Congress long playing record, "Folk-Songs of America: The Robert Winslow Gordon Collection," in 1978, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Archive ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Gordon, Robert Winslow - Lunsford, Bascom Lamar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1978
  • The Memphis blues

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:40 | Vocal (Category). Male 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 ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Morton Harvey - W. C. Handy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914-10-02
  • Salt Water Blues

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

    • Contributor: James, Willis - Gibson, Gus - Jones, Lewis Wade - Chastain, Will
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Welfare blues

    • Contributor: Frazier, Calvin - Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Welfare blues

    • Contributor: Frazier, Calvin - Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Mississippi Blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Published on Library of Congress LP AFS L59, "Negro Blues and Hollers," edited by Marshall W. Stearns. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in 1942. (Date). Recorded at Sadie Beck's Plantation, Arkansas. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Brown, William - Lomax, Alan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1962
  • Highway 61 blues

    • Contributor: Frazier, Calvin - Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Lily Mae blues

    • Contributor: Frazier, Calvin - Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Cotton farmer blues

    • Contributor: Pittman, Sampson
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938-11-01
  • Let's Go Fight!

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Fort Valley Blues

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Smith Band (Musical Group)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Midnight Special

    sound recording | 1 disc. | Recorded in Wilton, Connecticut. (Venue). Recorded in February, 1935 (Date). John Lomax Southern States Collection (Source Note). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Leadbelly - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • My Fat Hipted Mamma

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ellis, Charles, Blues Pianist
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Hammering in My Soul

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

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Gibson, Gus
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Bottle Up and Go

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ezell, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Bottle Up and Go

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Mathis, Allison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Bottle Up and Go

    • Contributor: Work, John W. (John Wesley) - Ezell, Buster
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1941
  • Standin' on the Corner Smokin' a Cheap Cigar

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

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