Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Becker, John Leonard
Ellman, Jess
Epps, John Henry
Lomax, Alan
Rutledge, Charley
Wellman, Nathanial
Location Alabama
Florida
Language English
Subjects African Americans
Folk Songs
Mobile Bay (Ala.)
United States
Work Songs
Title
Mobile Bay
Contributor Names
Lomax, Alan -- 1915-2002 (recordist)
Becker, John Leonard -- 1901- (recordist)
Epps, John Henry (singer)
Wellman, Nathanial (singer)
Ellman, Jess (singer)
Rutledge, Charley (singer)
Subject Headings
-  African Americans
-  Mobile Bay (Ala.)
-  Work songs
-  Folk songs--United States
-  Alabama
Notes
-  John Becker and Alan Lomax recordings of Negro longshoremen from the Ball Steamship Company Collection (source)
-  Recorded in 1943. (date)
-  Recorded in 1943 in the studios of WDAE Tampa, Florida, as part of CBS Radio's Trans-Atlantic Call, a program developed in collaboration with the Office of War Information during World War II. (venue)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 disc.
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200196655/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1944/013: AFS 7092


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