Audio Recordings Myjava
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
- Contributor Names
- Prácher, Elizabeth (performer)
- Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
- Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
- Created / Published
- Masaryktown, Florida, 1939-08-28.
- Subject Headings
- - Czech Americans
- - Czech Americans -- Music
- - United States -- Florida -- Masaryktown -- place of recording
- Field recordings
- - An old song about the singer's hometown in Czechoslovakia.
- - Masaryktown, named for Thomas G. Masaryk, the first president (1918-1935) of the Czechoslovak Republic, is a community near Tampa settled by Czech farmers in 1924.
- - The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
- - Performance Note: "Myjava" (vocals) performed by Elizabeth Prácher at Masaryktown, Florida, on August 28, 1939.
- sound recording
- sound disc
- 1 sound disc (2 minutes, 44 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
- AFC 1939/026: AFS 03537 B06 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
- Other Formats
- Access Condition
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