Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Dusenbury, Emma
Powell, Laurence
Randolph, Vance
Location Arkansas
Language English
Subjects Blaine, James Gillespie
Cleveland, Grover
Folk Songs
Political Campaigns
Politics and Government
Songs and Music
United States
Title
The candidate's a dodger
Contributor Names
Randolph, Vance -- 1892-1980 (recordist)
Dusenbury, Emma (singer)
Powell, Laurence (recordist)
Subject Headings
-  Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908
-  Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893
-  Political campaigns--United States
-  Folk Songs--United States
-  Arkansas
-  Politics and Government
-  Songs and Music
Notes
-  Recorded in August, 1936. (date)
-  Recorded in Mena, Arkansas. (venue)
-  Forms part of the Vance Randolph Collection. (source)
-  The song relates to the presidential campaign of 1884 when Grover Cleveland ran against James Blaine. The song was originally based on accusations of political corruption against Blaine. (General)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197544/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1941/00: AFS863B1


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