Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Johnson, Charles Spurgeon
Johnson, George
Jones, Lewis
Lomax, Alan
Lomax, Elizabeth
Work, John Wesley
Dates 1941
Location Bolivar County
Mississippi
Mound Bayou
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
African American Children's Games
African American Churches
Blues Music
Brass Bands
Dancing
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Hallelujah 'Tis Done (Song)
History
Interviews
Lost My Fiddle, Lost My Bow (Song)
Mercy Seat (Song)
Mississippi
Ole Black Joe (Song)
Plantation Life
Ragtime Music
Religious Life
Sacred Songs
Slave Narratives
Slaves
Social Life and Customs
Songs and Music
Spirituals (Songs)
Title
Interview with George Johnson, Mound Bayou, Mississippi, September 1941 (part 3 of 6)
Contributor Names
Lomax, Alan, 1915- (interviewer)
Lomax, Elizabeth (interviewer)
Johnson, George (interviewee)
Jones, Lewis (interviewer)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (interviewer)
Work, John Wesley, 1901-1967
Subject Headings
-  Slaves--Mississippi--Religious life
-  Slaves--Mississippi--Social life and customs
-  Plantation life--Mississippi--History--19th century
-  African American children's games--Mississippi--History--19th century
-  Slave narratives--Mississippi
-  Slaves--Mississippi--Songs and music--History
-  Dancing--Mississippi--History--19th century
-  Brass bands--Mississippi--History
-  Ragtime music--Mississippi--History
-  Spirituals (Songs)--Mississippi--History
-  Blues music--Mississippi--History
-  Ole Black Joe (Song)
-  Hallelujah 'Tis Done (Song)
-  Mercy Seat (Song)
-  Lost My Fiddle, Lost My Bow (Song)
-  African American churches--Mississippi--History
-  Sacred songs--Mississippi--History--19th century
-  Mississippi -- Bolivar County -- Mound Bayou
Genre
field recordings
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Sound Recording, Non-Music.
-  Sound Recording, Music.
-  Recorded by Dr. Charles S. Johnson, Lewis Jones, John Work and Elizabeth and Alan Lomax, Mound Bayou, Mississippi, September 1941.
Form
16" acetate glass disc, 33 1/3 rpm
Repository
LWO 4872, reel 331 AFS 4778A The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc9999001.4778a (electronic resource)
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afc9999001.4778a/mets.xml


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