Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Lomax, John Avery
Nye, Pearl R.
Dates 1941
Location Akron
Ohio
United States
Language English
Subjects Ballads, English
Canal Boats
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Folk Songs, English
Music
Songs and Music
Title
Two Sailors: Sea Shanties and Canal Boat Ballads
Contributor Names
Nye, Pearl R., 1872-1950
Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948
Subject Headings
-  Ballads, English
-  Canal-boats--Songs and music
-  Folk songs, English
-  United States of America -- Ohio -- Akron
Genre
field recordings
Music
Ethnography
Notes
-  This excerpt from "Two Sailors: Sea Shanties and Canal Boat Ballads" contains commentary by John A. Lomax as well as portions of a 1937 field interview between Lomax and Pearl R. Nye that took place in Akron, Ohio. "Two Sailors: Sea Shanties and Canal Boat Ballads" is one of 10 radio programs making up "The Ballad Hunter" radio series.
Form
1 sound disc: lacquer (aluminum base), analog, 12 in.
Repository
AFS L 51 The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1937002.sr28a (electronic resource)
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afc1937002.sr28a/mets.xml


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