Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Kennedy, Stetson
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language English
Subjects Announcements
Field Recordings
Pinellas County
Spoken Word
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Introduction to Tarpon Springs recordings
Contributor Names
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1939-08-28.
Subject Headings
-  Announcements
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Field recordings
Spoken word
-  This record [is] being made in Tarpon Springs, Florida, on August 28, 1939. Alton C. Morris, editor of the "Southern Folklore Quarterly", is intermediary and interviewer. This Florida Folklore Recording Expedition is jointly sponsored by the Library of Congress, the Federal Music Project, and the Federal Writers' Project of the WPA of Florida. Bob Cook, recorder, and Stetson Kennedy, director of folk studies for the Florida Music Project, are assisting in this recording."
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been transcribed above.
-  Performance Note: "Introduction to Tarpon Springs recordings" (spoken) performed at Tarpon Springs, Florida, on August 28, 1939.
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc ( 34 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03541 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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