Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Group of Young Girls
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Unidentified Girls
Dates 1939
Location Florida
United States
Language Slovak
Subjects [St. Luke's Lutheran Church]
Field Recordings
National Anthems
National Songs
Seminole County
Slavia, Florida
Slovak Americans
Slovak Songs
Nad Tatrou sa blyská (The Slovak National Anthem)
Contributor Names
Unidentified girls (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
Created / Published
Slavia, Florida, 1939-09-01.
Subject Headings
-  Slovak Americans
-  National songs
-  Slovak Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Slavia -- place of recording
Field recordings
-  The first stanza to this song, following the first stanza to the Czech National Anthem, constituted the national anthem of the Czechoslovak Republic beginning in 1918. Since 1993, the first two stanzas of this song have served as the national anthem of the independent Slovak Republic.
-  The Slavia colony in Florida was established by Slovaks who had first settled in Cleveland in 1912.
-  Performance Note: "Nad Tatrou sa blyská (The Slovak National Anthem)" (vocals) performed by a group of young girls at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Slavia, Florida, on September 1, 1939.
-  Performers referred to elsewhere as group of young girls
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc ( 54 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03539 B02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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