Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Johnson, Berry
Kennedy, Stetson
Dates 1939
Location Cross City
Florida
United States
Language English
Subjects African Americans
Beliefs and Superstitions
Cross City, Florida
Dixie County
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Interviews
Music
Narratives
Office of the Aycock & Lindsey Turpentine Camp
Personal Experience Narratives
Spoken
Spoken Word
Title
Possum Up the Simmon Tree
Contributor Names
Johnson, Berry (performer)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (speaker)
Johnson, Berry (speaker)
Created / Published
Cross City, Florida, 1939-08-19.
Subject Headings
-  Spoken word
-  Personal experience narratives
-  African Americans
-  Interviews
-  United States -- Florida -- Cross City -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Interviews
Spoken word
Notes
-  Berry Johnson discusses women and food, and recites a song about 'possums.
-  Performance Note: "Possum Up the Simmon Tree" (spoken) performed by Berry Johnson at Office of the Aycock & Lindsey Turpentine Camp, Cross City, Florida, on August 19, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (3 minutes, 46 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03528 B02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3528b2/mets.xml
Access Condition
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