Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Gianèskis, Mary
Gnatos, John
Gonatos, John
Granèskis, Mary
Kennedy, Stetson
Manticos, Mary G.
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Music
Pinellas County
Songs
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Vocals
Title
Samiotisa
Contributor Names
Manticos, Mary G. (performer)
Gonatos, John (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
Gonatos, John (speaker)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1939-08-25.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Greek Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905.
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
-  Performance Note: "Samiotisa" (vocals) performed by Mary Gianèskis, and John Gonatos at Tarpon Springs, Florida, on August 25, 1939.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Mary Gianèskis, Mary Graneskis, or Mary Granèskis
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as John Gnatos
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (1 minute, 31 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03542 A03 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3542a3/mets.xml
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