Audio Recordings The Old Ninety Seven

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Gordon, Robert Winslow
Lewey, Fred J.
Library of Congress
Dates 1978
Location North Carolina
Language English
Subjects Accidents
Folk Songs
Songs, American
United States
The Old Ninety Seven
Contributor Names
Lewey, Fred J. (singer)
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1978.
Subject Headings
-  Disasters
-  Trains
-  Songs, American
-  Accidents
-  Ballads
-  North Carolina
-  Folk Songs--United States
-  Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon in Concord, North Carolina, (venue)
-  Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. Original Cylinder number: Gordon cyl. A6, ms. NC4. (source note)
-  Recorded on October 15, 1925 (date)
-  This song is known under several similar titles in addition to the title listed: "The Wreck of the Old Ninety Seven," "The Wreck of the Old Ninety-Seven," "The Wreck of the Old 97," and "The Old 97." (General)
-  This song was published on the Library of Congress long playing record, "Folk-Songs of America: The Robert Winslow Gordon Collection," in 1978, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Archive of Folk Culture. (source note)
sound recording
1 cylinder recording.
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1928/002: AFS 18997
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