Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Masaryktown
United States
Language English
Subjects Announcements
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Hernando County
Masaryktown, Florida
Music
Narratives
Spoken
Spoken Word
Title
Introduction to Masaryktown Recordings
Contributor Names
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
Created / Published
Masaryktown, Florida, 1939-08-28.
Subject Headings
-  Announcements
-  United States -- Florida -- Masaryktown -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Spoken word
Notes
-  The songs on this record have been recorded from Slavic singers in the Slavic community of Masaryktown, Florida, on August 28, 1939, by Alton C. Morris of University of Florida."
-  Masaryktown, named for Thomas G. Masaryk, the first president (1918-1935) of the Czechoslovak Republic, is a community near Tampa settled by Czech farmers in 1924.
-  The sound quality of this recording is poor.
-  Performance Note: "Introduction to Masaryktown Recordings" (spoken) performed at Masaryktown, Florida, on August 28, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc ( 19 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03537 B01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3537b1/mets.xml
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