Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Barr, Alex
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
Dates 1939
Location Belvedere
California
United States
Subjects Ballads, English
Love Songs
Songs, English
Title
Barbara Allen
Contributor Names
Barr, Alex (performer)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Barr, Alex (performer)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1939.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, English -- California -- Belvedere
-  Ballads, English
-  Love songs
Notes
-  Dust jacket notes: AFS 4228 A1 begins with false start and is incomplete. Song continues on AFS 4228 B.
-  Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "He cannot recall when he learned this song. Tune is variant of 'Polly-wolly- doodle-all-the-day.'"
-  Alex Barr, unaccompanied vocals. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Belvedere, California on November 12, 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 Captain Leighton Robinson, Alex Barr, Arthur Brodeur, and Leighton McKenzie performing Anglo-American ballads, shanties, and sea songs on November 12, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Belvedere, California.
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.a4228b1/mets.xml


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