Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Korson, George Gershon
Library of Congress
Walsh, Daniel
Dates 1947
Location Pennsylvania
Language English
Subjects Coal Mines and Mining
Contemporary America (1945 to Present)
Depressions
Songs and Music
Title
The Shoofly
Contributor Names
Walsh, Daniel (singer)
Korson, George Gershon, 1899-1967 (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1947.
Subject Headings
-  Depressions
-  Pennsylvania
-  Coal mines and mining
-  contemporary america (1945-present)
-  songs and music
Notes
-  First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L16, "Songs and Ballads of the Anthracite Miners," 1947. (bibliographic history)
-  Forms part of the George Korson Recordings of Pennsylvania Coal Miners Collection. (source)
-  Recorded in 1946. (date)
-  Recorded in Centralia, Pennsylvania. (venue)
-  The ballad describes local consequences of a period of economic depression that began in 1873. (Content)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197137/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1948/004: AFS7999A


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