Format Audio Recordings
Contributors [Corse, Carita Doggett]
Castrounis, Jennie
Corse, Carita Doggett
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Jacksonville
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Duval County
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Jacksonville, Florida
Music
Songs
Vocals
Title
Palia Geitonia
Contributor Names
Castrounis, Jennie (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892- (collector)
Created / Published
Jacksonville, Florida, 1939-10-04.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Greek Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  Jennie Castrounis will sing 'Old Demos,' the story of an old soldier . . ." This Greek folksong commemorates the liberation of Greece from Turkish rule in 1832.
-  Greeks, along with Italians and Minorcans, first came to Florida in 1768, led by Dr. Andrew Turnbull. Turnbull settled New Smyrna Beach, Florida. When the colony came to an end in 1777, the settlers relocated to St. Augustine.
-  Performance Note: "Palia Geitonia" (vocals) performed by Jennie Castrounis at Jacksonville, Florida, on October 4, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (3 minutes, 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03548 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3548a1/mets.xml
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