Format Audio Recordings
Contributors [Kennedy, Stetson]
Halpert, Herbert
Hurston, Zora Neale
Kennedy, Stetson
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Jacksonville
United States
Language English
Subjects African Americans
Bawdy Songs
Duval County
Ethnography
Federal Music Project Office
Field Recordings
Jacksonville, Florida
Jook Songs
Music
Social Songs
Songs
Vocals
Title
Uncle Bud
Contributor Names
Hurston, Zora Neale (performer)
Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Hurston, Zora Neale (speaker)
Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (speaker)
Created / Published
Jacksonville, Florida, 1939-06-18.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans
-  Bawdy songs
-  United States -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  A social song, for amusement, sung by men all over the South; a "jook song," it is not sung in front of respectable ladies.
-  Zora Neale Hurston, originally of Eatonville, Florida, was already a published novelist and folklorist when she took a job with the Federal Writers' Project in Florida.
-  Performance Note: "Uncle Bud" (vocals) performed by Zora Neale Hurston at Federal Music Project Office, Jacksonville, Florida, on June 18, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (3 minutes, 19 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/005: AFS 03138 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3138a1/mets.xml
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