Audio Recordings You Shall Be Free

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Harris, Shorty "Sweet Papa
Harris, Shorty (Sweet Papa)
Kennedy, Stetson
Dates 1940
Location Florida
Key West
United States
Language English
Subjects African Americans
Bahamian Americans
Bahamian Songs
Field Recordings
Key West, Florida
Monroe County
Vocals with Piano and Trumpet
You Shall Be Free
Contributor Names
Harris, Shorty "Sweet Papa" (performer)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Created / Published
Key West, Florida, 1940-01-23.
Subject Headings
-  Bahamian Americans
-  African Americans
-  Bahamian Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Key West -- place of recording
Field recordings
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
-  Performance Note: "You Shall Be Free" (vocals with piano and trumpet) performed by Shorty (Sweet Papa) Harris at Key West, Florida, on January 23, 1940.
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (4 minutes, 35 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03395 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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