Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Lomax, John Avery
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
McMurray, Doris
Dates 1939
Location Near Huntsville
Texas
United States
Walker County
Language English
Subjects Blues Songs
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Instrumentation: Vocals
Music
Prison
Type of Recording Site: Prison
Vocals
Title
Shine On
Contributor Names
Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948 (Recording engineer)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Recording engineer)
McMurray, Doris (Performer)
Created / Published
5-14-1939
Subject Headings
-  prison
-  vocals
-  Music
-  Ethnography
-  blues songs
-  Texas -- Walker County -- near Huntsville
Genre
Music
Ethnography
blues songs
Notes
-  For further information on this recording session, including a portion of the song text, please refer to Section 12 of the fieldnotes: Huntsville, Texas and vicinity; May 11-14
-  Recording site: Goree State Farm
Medium
sound recording
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Call Number
AFC 1939/001 2648b2
Source Collection
The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcss39.2648b2
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcss39.2648b2/mets.xml
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