Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Fife, Austin E.
Hilton, L. M.
Library of Congress
Dates 1952
Location Utah
Language English
Subjects Mormons
Pioneers
Railroad Construction Workers
Union Pacific Railroad Company
United States
Title
Echo Canyon
Description
sound recording | 1 sound recording | First published in Library of Congress LP AFS L30 "Songs of the Mormons and Songs of the West," edited by Duncan Emrich. (Bibliographic History). Forms part of the Austin Fife and Alta Fife Collection. (Source). Recorded in 1946. (Date). Recorded in Ogden, Utah. (Venue). According to the collector, Austin Fife, this song was sung by workers on the Union Pacific Railroad, coming from the west, which was joined with the Central Pacific Railroad in Promontory Point, Utah, May 10, 1869, completing the American Transcontinental Railroad. (Content). Sound Recording (Form).
Contributor Names
Hilton, L. M. (singer)
Fife, Austin E. (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1952.
Subject Headings
-  Railroad construction workers
-  Union Pacific Railroad Company
-  Mormons
-  Utah
-  Pioneers --United States
Notes
-  First published in Library of Congress LP AFS L30 "Songs of the Mormons and Songs of the West," edited by Duncan Emrich. (bibliographic history)
-  Forms part of the Austin Fife and Alta Fife Collection. (source)
-  Recorded in 1946. (date)
-  Recorded in Ogden, Utah. (venue)
-  According to the collector, Austin Fife, this song was sung by workers on the Union Pacific Railroad, coming from the west, which was joined with the Central Pacific Railroad in Promontory Point, Utah, May 10, 1869, completing the American Transcontinental Railroad. (Content)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197140/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1948/028: AFS8711A1


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