Audio Recordings Echo Canyon

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Fife, Austin E.
Hilton, L. M.
Library of Congress
Dates 1952
Location Utah
Language English
Subjects Mormons
Railroad Construction Workers
Union Pacific Railroad Company
United States
Echo Canyon
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
-  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
1 sound recording
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1948/028: AFS8711A1
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