Format Film, Video
Contributors Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
Suarez, Jos
Dates 1939
Subjects Great Depression and World War II
Immigration and Migration
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Title
[ Yo cuando era niño - mi padre querido ...] [illustrated]
Contributor Names
Suarez, José (instrumentalist)
Suarez, José (vocalist)
Suarez, José (composer)
Suarez, José (lyricist)
Lomax, John A. (John Avery) -- 1867-1948 (recordist)
Lomax, John A. (John Avery) -- 1867-1948 (recordist)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (recordist)
Created / Published
1939.
Subject Headings
-  immigration and migration
-  songs and music
-  popular songs of the day
-  great depression and world war ii (1929-1945)
Notes
-  Audio track taken from AFC 1939/001 2611a1 (Content)
-  Illustrations: Mexican migrant drinking cold drink at filling station where truck has stopped en route from Mississippi to his home in the Rio Grande Valley. He had been picking cotton in Mississippi. Neches, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a27393) -- Mexican seasonal labor, contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a40942) -- Picking cotton (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/det.4a27018) -- Mexican seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a41038) -- All these children five years, six years, seven years, nine years and two a little older, were picking cotton on H.M. Lane's farm Bells, Tex. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.00199) -- Truckload of Mexican migrants returning from Mississippi where they had been picking cotton. Highway near Neches, Texas, Anderson County (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a27388) -- Truckload of Mexican migrants returning to their homes in the Rio Grande Valley from Mississippi where they had been picking cotton. Neches, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a27394) -- Day laborers picking cotton on Marcella Plantation, Mileston, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a41013) -- Mexican seasonal labor contracted for by planters, picking cotton on Knowlton Plantation, Perthshire, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a41035) -- Mexican migrants drinking cold drinks and buying candy at filling station where the truck which is taking them to their homes in the Rio Grande Valley has stopped. They had been picking cotton in Mississippi. Neches, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c29917) -- Migrant Mexican children in contractor's camp at time of early pea harvest. Nipomo, California (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b27537) -- Mexican mother in California. "Sometimes I tell my children that I would like to go to Mexico, but they tell me 'We don't want to go, we belong here.'" (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b26837) -- Scene is a cotton field of the Baptist Orphanage near Waxahachie. These boys from seven years old upward pick cotton helping this man outside of school hours. There are twenty children, mostly girls, and it is supported by the Baptists of Texas. Location: Waxahachie [vicinity], Texas. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.00210) -- Mexican seasonal laborers resting during noon hour after picking cotton on Hopson Plantation, Clarksdale, Mississippi (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a41328). (Content)
-  From: John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (source)
-  Original sound recording source material is available at: http://www.loc.gov/item/afcss39.2611a1 (source)
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 video ; 3 min.
Repository
Music Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197918/mets.xml
LC Classification
AFC 1939/001 2611a1


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