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  • Audio Recording

    Amazing grace (used to be her favorite song)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, stereo. ; 7 in. | Publisher: Fourth Floor Music, Inc. (ASCAP) ABC-12142-A. Mx: 45-14859-S (Source Note). 2 minutes (Extent). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Abc Records - Amazing Rhythm Aces - Smith, H. R. - Burton, Barry "byrd"
    • Date: 1975
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    Shenandoah

    sound recording | Sung by Captain Richard Maitland at Sailor's Snug Harbor, Staten Island, NY. Recorded in 1939 by Alan Lomax for the Archive of Folksong. (General). Forms part of the Captain Richard Maitland Recordings of Sea Shanties. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Maitland, Captain Richard - Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1939
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    Roll On Buddy

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | First pubished on Library of Congress LP AFS L61 "Railroad Songs and Ballads," edited by Archie Green. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in New York, New York. (Venue). The singer is from Clay County, Kentucky. (Biographical). Recorded in 1939. (Date). Forms part of the Alan Lomax Recordings of Aunt Molly Jackson collection, part 1. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lomax, Alan - Jackson, Aunt Molly
    • Date: 1968
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    Mr. Garfield

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Recording Project, 1949. (Source). First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assassination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in March 1949. (Date). Concerns the assassination of President Garfield in 1881. (Content). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
    • Date: 1952
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    Zolgotz

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Recording Project, 1949. (Source). First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assassination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in March 1949. (Date). The song describes the assasination of President William McKinley by Leon Czolgosz in September 1901. (Content). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
    • Date: 1952
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    Thunderbolt

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "One Step" (Content). Mx: 4194 -2. Recorded c. May, 1919. Left groove wall only recorded. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Lada, [anton] - Nunez, [al] - Louisiana Five - Cawley, Joe
    • Date: 1919
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    Yelping hound blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Introducing: Foot Warmer" (Content). Mx: 503 -3 A Recorded in Sep. 1919 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Lada, [anton] - Nunez, [al] - Louisiana Five - Cawley, [joe]
    • Date: 1919
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    Salley in our alley

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: ?. Recorded in mid-1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Vocalion - Carry - Smith, [chris] - Criterion Male Quartet
    • Date: 1922
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    "Dear Mr. President", New York, New York, January or February 1942

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm; 12 in. | Sound Recording, Music; Sound Recording, Non-Music Dear Mr. President, talking blues song sung by Peter Bowers (Pete Seeger) (Side A)/The Martins and the Coys sung by Peter Bowers (Pete Seeger) (Side B) Sound Recording, Music Part of a series of interviews made by Charles Todd and Robert Sonkin, New York, New ...

    • Contributor: Bowers, Peter, Pseud. (pete Seeger) - Cavanaugh, James (jimmy) - Seeger, Pete - Cavanaugh, Robert - Sonkin, Robert - Todd, Charles L.
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    Tout á la joie polka

    sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:40 | Instrumental (Category). Band (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Philipp Fahrbach, Jr. - Garde Républicaine Band
    • Date: 1904-10-19
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    Tekum Purkon

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:28 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with organ (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Josef Rosenblatt
    • Date: 1913-07-29
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    Old folks at home (with variations)

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:27 | Instrumental (Category). Banjo solo, with piano (Description). Also recorded as [PM-]3371. A later recording by Fred Van Eps (see B-10200) also was issued as 17417. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Stephen Collins Foster
    • Date: 1909-03-02
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    Weseorew

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:30 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with choir and organ (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ohab Zedek Choir, First Hungarian Congregation, New York - Josef Rosenblatt - Herman Wohl
    • Date: 1913-09-19
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    Weseorew

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:15 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with choir and organ (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ohab Zedek Choir, First Hungarian Congregation, New York - Josef Rosenblatt - Herman Wohl
    • Date: 1913-09-19
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    A perfect day

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:56 | Instrumental (Category). Instrumental trio (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William E. Berg - Carrie Jacobs-Bond - McKee Trio
    • Date: 1915-07-09
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    Moe uhane waltz

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:10 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1915-10-05
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    On the beach at Waikiki medley

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Kailimai - Sonny Cunha - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1915-10-11
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    On the beach at Waikiki medley

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:08 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Kailimai - Sonny Cunha - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1915-10-11
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    Kawaihau waltz

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:02 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Also see B-15528 and B-25655. Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Mekia Kealakai - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1915-10-05
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    My bird of paradise

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:17 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Irving Berlin - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1915-10-18
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    Liaika wai mapuna

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:49 | Vocal (Category). Vocal and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Toots Paka Hawaiian Troupe
    • Date: 1914-07-30
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    Panama Pacific drag

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:45 | Instrumental (Category). Cimbalom solo, with piano (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Edward T. King - Leo Edwards
    • Date: 1916-02-04
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    Song to Hawaii

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:00 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph D. Redding - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1916-05-18
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    Hawaiian hula medley

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:58 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1916-05-18
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    Pua carnation

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Instrumental (Category). Guitar duet (Hawaiian) (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required in ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Louise and Ferera
    • Date: 1916-05-29