Audio Recordings Lament of the Old Sourdough

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Dunham, Sam C. (Sam Clarke)
Roseland, Paul
Location Alaska
Language English
Subjects Folk Songs
Gold Mines and Mining
Songs, American
United States
Lament of the Old Sourdough
Contributor Names
Roseland, Paul -- 1928- (singer)
Dunham, Sam C. (Sam Clarke) -- 1855-1920 (lyricist)
Roseland, Paul -- 1928- (recordist)
Subject Headings
-  Gold mines and mining
-  Alaska
-  Songs, American
-  Folk songs--United States
-  Alaska Folk and Popular Songs Collection. (source)
-  Set to the tune "Rosin the Beau." (Content)
-  Roseland recalls that the song was written by "a man named Duncan," but the lyrics were published by Sam C. Dunham in 1901 in "The Goldsmith of Nome." (source note)
-  Recorded in 1975. (date)
sound recording
1 reel.
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1975/054: AFS 1790
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