Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
Graham, George Vinton
Dates 1938
Location California
San Jose
United States
Subjects Ballads, English
Songs, English
Title
The Devil out of hell
Contributor Names
Graham, George Vinton (performer)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Graham, George Vinton (performer)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1938.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, English -- California -- San Jose
-  Ballads, English
Notes
-  Dust jacket notes: Most of the song recorded on AFS 3813 B1; a verse is added on AFS 3813 B2.
-  WPA Field Report notes: "This is the old English ballad, 'The scolding wife,' -- she was carted off to Hell by the Devil at her husband's request, but even the devils in Hell couldn't stand her so her husband had to take her back (Mr. Graham doesn't approve of such freedom in language in a song and offered this with many apologies)."
-  George Vinton Graham, vocals and guitar. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Jose, California on December 3, 1938. (venue)
-  Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (additional physical form)
-  Forms part of a group of field materials documenting George Vinton Graham performing Anglo-American songs on October 12, 1938, December 3 and 7, 1938, July 9, 1939, and August 16, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Jose, California.
-  5E B1 & B2 Sidney Robertson Cowell (music publisher)
Form
sound recording
Extent
on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Repository
DLC M/B/RS
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afccc.a3813b2/mets.xml


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