Audio Recordings Where Have You Been, Charming Billy

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors [Kennedy, Stetson]
Halpert, Herbert
Kennedy, Stetson
Stuckey, Harden W.
Stuckey, Rev. H. W.
Stuckey, Rev. Harden W. (H. W.)
Stucky, Rev. Harden W.
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Jacksonville
United States
Language English
Subjects ['Ethnography', 'Music', 'Lullabies', 'Ballads']
African Americans
Ballads
Duval County
Ethnography
Federal Music Project Office
Field Recordings
Jacksonville, Florida
Lullabies
Music
Songs
Vocals
Title
Where Have You Been, Charming Billy
Contributor Names
Stuckey, Harden W. (performer)
Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Stuckey, Harden W. (speaker)
Created / Published
Jacksonville, Florida, 1939-06-18.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans
-  Ballads
-  Lullabies
-  United States -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  This ballad was used as a lullaby by the singer (a 43-year-old blind preacher of the Missionary Baptist Church and WPA instructor for the blind, who grew up on a farm in Lee County, South Carolina).
-  Performance Note: "Where Have You Been, Charming Billy" (vocals) performed by Rev. Harden W. (H. W.) Stuckey at Federal Music Project Office, Jacksonville, Florida, on June 18, 1939.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Rev. H. W. Stuckey or Rev. Harden W. Stucky
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (1 minute, 16 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/005: AFS 03141 B01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Access Condition
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