Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Fox, Fred Lee
Kennedy, Stetson
Dates 1939
Location Cross City
Florida
United States
Language English
Subjects African Americans
Chain Gang Songs
Cross City, Florida
Dixie County
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Music
Songs
Turpentine Camp
Vocals
Work Songs
Title
All You Rounders Better Lie Down
Contributor Names
Fox, Fred Lee (performer)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (speaker)
Fox, Fred Lee (speaker)
Created / Published
Cross City, Florida, 1939-08-01.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans
-  Work songs
-  United States -- Florida -- Cross City -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  Fred Lee Fox, a 20-year-old turpentine worker born in Georgia, learned this song in the Dixie County Prison Camp.
-  A rooster can be heard in the background as this song is sung. The record concludes with skipping.
-  Performance Note: "All You Rounders Better Lie Down" (vocals) performed by Fred Lee Fox at Turpentine Camp, Cross City, Florida, on August 1, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (2 minutes, 54 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03526 A04 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3526a4/mets.xml
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