Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Ellis, Hattie
Guitar
Lomax, John Avery
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
Ramsey, Jack "Cowboy
Dates 1939
Location Huntsville
Near Huntsville
Texas
United States
Walker County
Language English
Subjects Blues Songs
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Music
Prison
Vocals and Guitar
Title
Desert Blues
Contributor Names
Ellis, Hattie, 1913- (performer)
Created / Published
near Huntsville, Texas, 1939-05-14.
Subject Headings
-  United States -- Texas -- Huntsville -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Music
Notes
-  Venue: Goree State Farm
-  Performance Note: "Desert Blues" performed by Hattie Ellis (vocals and guitar) at Goree State Farm, near Huntsville, Texas, on May 14, 1939.
-  In English. (language)
-  Also included in The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip. (exhibitions)
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/001: AFS 02650a01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcss39.2650a1/mets.xml
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