Audio Recordings Pretty Molly

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Ramsay, Pauline
Sonkin, Robert
Todd, Charles L.
Dates 1941
Location California
Language English
Subjects Field Recordings
Visalia Fsa Camp
Pretty Molly
Contributor Names
Todd, Charles L., 1911-2004 (Collector)
Sonkin, Robert, 1910-1980 (Collector)
Ramsay, Pauline (Performer)
Created / Published
Visalia FSA Camp, August 13, 1941
Subject Headings
-  Visalia FSA Camp
-  Music
-  Field recordings
-  Songs
-  California -- Visalia
Field recordings
-  Pauline Ramsay is from Kentucky. Alternate title: "Pretty Polly." Laws ballad.
Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Call Number
AFC 1985/001: AFS 05119a01
Source Collection
Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Workers Collection (AFC 1985/001)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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