Audio Recordings The Dying Californian

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
McCready, John
Dates 1939
Location California
United States
Subjects California
Death Songs
Frontier and Pioneer Life
Songs and Music
Songs, English
The Dying Californian
Other Title
Lay up nearer, brother, nearer.
Contributor Names
McCready, John (performer)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  n-us-ca
-  Death songs
-  Frontier and pioneer life -- California -- Songs and music
-  Songs, English -- California -- Groveland
-  Dust jacket notes: "Learned from his mother."
-  John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Groveland, California on August 5, 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 McCready performing Anglo-American songs on July 31, August 2, and August 5, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Groveland, Tuolumne County, California.
-  44E A1 Sidney Robertson Cowell (music publisher)
sound recording
on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
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