Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Emrich, Duncan
Hinton, Sam
Korson, Rae
Dates 1775
Location Rhode Island
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects Ballads
Folk Songs
History
Revolution
Songs, American
United States
Wallace, James, Sir
Title
The Bombardment of Bristol
Description
sound recording | 1 disc. | This ballad tells the story of the first bombardment of Bristol, Rhode Island by the British on October 7, 1775, during the American Revolution. (Content). Forms part of the Sam Hinton Collection. (Source). Recorded at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., (Venue). Recorded on March 25, 1947 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
Contributor Names
Hinton, Sam -- 1917-2009 (singer)
Emrich, Duncan -- 1908-1977 (recordist)
Korson, Rae (recordist)
Subject Headings
-  Rhode Island
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
-  Songs, American
-  Ballads
-  Folk songs--United States
-  Washington (D.C.)
-  Wallace, James, Sir, 1731-1803
Notes
-  This ballad tells the story of the first bombardment of Bristol, Rhode Island by the British on October 7, 1775, during the American Revolution. (Content)
-  Forms part of the Sam Hinton Collection. (source)
-  Recorded at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., (venue)
-  Recorded on March 25, 1947 (date)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 disc.
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200196324/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1948/050: AFS 8931


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