Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Library of Congress
Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
Dates 1968
Location Illinois
Louisiana
Midwest
Language English
Subjects Contemporary America (1945 to Present)
Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Company
Railroads
Railroads Employees
Songs and Music
Title
Calling Trains
Contributor Names
Lomax, John A. (John Avery) -- 1867-1948 (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1968.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads
-  Railroads Employees
-  Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Company
-  Louisiana
-  contemporary america (1945-present)
-  songs and music
Notes
-  First pubished on Library of Congress LP AFS L61 "Railroad Songs and Ballads," edited by Archie Green. (bibliographic history)
-  Recorded in 1936. (date)
-  Recorded at State Penitentiary, Parchman, Mississippi. (venue)
-  This railroad call is performed by an unidentified former railroad train caller. (Content)
-  John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1933-1937 (source)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197150/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1935/002: AFS599A1


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