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  • Audio Recording

    Goin' Back to Georgy

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    Dying Cowboy, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    Calling Chickens

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    It Rains and It Hails

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    My Mule and Me

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    This Is the Seven Fox

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    Walls of Jericho, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    Cambric Shirt, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    Ducks in the Pond

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, G. A., Mrs
    • Date: 1939-06-01
  • Audio Recording

    I Want to Moan Right on Dat Shore

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, Joe - Howard, Willie - Perkins, Paul - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Home on the Range

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Hikin' Jerry

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen - Johnson, Dawson
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    I Heard What You Said About Me

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Oh Ye Prodigal Son

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, Joe - Howard, Willie - Perkins, Paul - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-02
  • Audio Recording

    De Funiac Blues, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Johnson, Burruss
    • Date: 1939-06-02
  • Audio Recording

    When I Was a Little Boy

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Clever Glenn Carver

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Little Lonnie

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Johnson, Burruss
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Blind Child, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    One Saturday Night

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Work Don't Bother Me

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Bad Laz'us

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Down by the Rocky Mountains

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Three Nights' Experience

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Keel, Colon
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Lullaby

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, John
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Down by the Rocky Mountains

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Prayer

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performer - Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    John Henry

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, Joe - Thomas, Lonnie
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    My Time Ain't Long

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reed, Clifford - Brown, Lois - Sanford, Annabelle
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    This is the Way You Build a Bridge

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reed, Clifford - Brown, Lois - Sanford, Annabelle
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    You Must Be Born Again

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Howard, Willie - Perkins, Paul - Richardson, James - Reid, Allen - Johnson, Dawson - Brown, John - Thomas, Lonnie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Two Soldiers, The (Part 2 of 2)

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Two Soldiers, The (Part 1 of 2)

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Oh Looky Here, Woman, What You Gonna Do Babe

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, Joe
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Oh the Sun Done Quit Shinin'

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Thomas, Lonnie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    I'm Gonna Roll On a Few Days Longer

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Howard, Willie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    When I Wake Up in the Mornin'

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Oh Cap'n Cain' Read

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Johnson, Dawson
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Longest Day I Ever Lived, The

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, John
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Go Tell Aunt Tabby

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Jackson, Corine - Futch, Hasel
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Barbara Allen

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Hines, Hule "queen"
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Red Hot Sun Turning Over

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, John
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    New Buryin' Ground

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performers - Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, John
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Walking in My Sleep

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Pretty Girl Don't Pay Me No Mind

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    He Knows

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Hardwick, Lillie - Monday, Ella - Hunter, Mary - McDonald, Geneva
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Battle Ax

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reed, Clifford - Slater, Gussie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Trouble is Hard

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reed, Clifford - Slater, Gussie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Sally Goodin

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Lost Train Blues

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Mocking Bird, The

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    I Feel My Time Ain't Long

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Brown, John
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    I Left My Woman in the Back Door Cryin'

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Richardson, James
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Po' Stranger Blues

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Medlock, Johnny Mae - Hutchins, Lillian
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Dupree Blues

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Flint, Buena
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Steal Liza Jane

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Medlock, Johnny Mae - Slater, Gussie - Hines, Ruth
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Sissy in de Barn

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Griffin, Julia - Medlock, Johnny Mae - Slater, Gussie - Hines, Ruth
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Take dis Hammer

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Howard, Willie - Perkins, Paul - Reid, Allen - Brown, John - Thomas, Lonnie
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Old Bad Laz'us

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reid, Allen
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Audio Recording

    Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Reed, Clifford - Griffin, Julia - Medlock, Johnny Mae
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Audio Recording

    Lost Train Blues

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Carver, Glenn - Perry, Fred
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2653

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-05-16

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2695

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-05-29

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2698

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-05-29

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2705

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-01

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2706

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-03

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2707

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-02

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2708

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-03

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2709

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-03

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2710

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-03

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2711

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2714

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2716

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2717

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #2718

    • Contributor: Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #3554

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-05-26

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    Disc sleeve for AFS Disc #3556

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-06-04

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  • Audio Recording

    Gonna See My Long-Haired Babe

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Let's Shake It

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Dat Old Black Gal

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Shove It Over

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Description of lining track

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Mule on the Mount

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Tall Tale

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Lang, Beatrice
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Georgia Skin

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Let the Deal Go Down

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Uncle Bud

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Oh, the Buford Boat Done Come

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Halimuhfack

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Po' Gal

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Mama Don't Want No Peas, No Rice

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Crow Dance

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Plantation Story

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Werner, Evelyn - Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Opinion of recording program of folksongs in Florida

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Southworth, Rolla
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Way Down Yonder

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Stuckey, Harden W.
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Have You Ever Seen a Monkey

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Stuckey, Harden W.
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Wish I Was a Single Man Again

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Stuckey, Harden W.
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Fish Vendor's Cries

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Stuckey, Harden W.
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Where Have You Been, Charming Billy

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Stuckey, Harden W.
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    I Lost My Jersey Cow Last Year

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Jackson, Irene
    • Date: 1939-06-18