Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Johnson, Dawson
Lomax, John Avery
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Raiford
Union County
United States
Language English
Subjects Blues Songs
Ethnography
Field Hollers
Field Recordings
Music
Prison
Vocals
Work Songs
Title
Oh Cap'n Cain' Read
Contributor Names
Johnson, Dawson (performer)
Created / Published
Raiford, Florida, 1939-06-04.
Subject Headings
-  United States -- Florida -- Raiford -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Music
work songs
field hollers
Notes
-  Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary
-  Venue: State Farm
-  Performance Note: "Oh Cap'n Cain' Read" performed by Dawson Johnson (vocals) at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, on June 4, 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 02714a01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcss39.2714a1/mets.xml
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