Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Segeny Magyar hazam = Poor old Hungary
    Szegeny Magyar hazam
    Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "The emigrant looks back at Hungary's troubles since the Partition. A 'contemporary song'." Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. Nimerfroh, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1939. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos performing...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Drasky, Mary - Gaidos, Mary - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Nimerfroh - Reha, Julia
    • Date: 1939
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    Sep vagy, gyonyoru Magyar orsag = How beautiful is Hungary
    Szep vagy, gyonyoru Magyarorzag
    Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. Nimerfroh, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1939. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos performing Hungarian songs with friends at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland,...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Drasky, Mary - Gaidos, Mary - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Nimerfroh - Reha, Julia
    • Date: 1939
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    Vegig mentem az ormody temeto = She went through the cemetery
    Vegig mentem az ormandi temeton
    Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. Nimerfroh, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1939. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos performing Hungarian songs with friends at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland,...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Drasky, Mary - Gaidos, Mary - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Nimerfroh - Reha, Julia
    • Date: 1939
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    Karacsanyi enek = Christmas song Translation of first line: "When Mother Mary put her child to sleep." Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. Nimerfroh, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1939. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos performing Hungarian songs with friends at a New Year's Eve...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Drasky, Mary - Gaidos, Mary - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Nimerfroh - Reha, Julia
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording
    Pastorak orven deznek = The Shepherds are rejoicing
    Pastorak orvendeznek
    Yellow song check-list notes: For Christmas. Mary Gaidos, Julia Reha, Elizabeth Jelenfy, Mary Drasky, Rosa Nimerfroh, Mr. Jelenfy, and Mr. Nimerfroh, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1939. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos performing Hungarian songs with friends at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1939, collected...
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Drasky, Mary - Gaidos, Mary - Jelenfy, Elizabeth - Jelenfy - Nimerfroh, Rosa - Nimerfroh - Reha, Julia
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording
    De ki tudname
    Di ki tudnam
    Dust jacket notes: Czardas. Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Gaidos, Mary
    • Date: 1940
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    Sarga czizmat visel a babam = My lover wears yellow boots Dust jacket notes: Czardas. Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Gaidos, Mary
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Elrabolta a Balaton Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Sir egy kislany = A little girl cries Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Oszi rozsa = Chrysanthemums Dust jacket notes: Buzzing noise at beginning of track. Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
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    Kis kertemben, igaz e babam Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Jaj annak, jaj Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Kicsi fulemule dalol = The Nightingale sings Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Ket hold foldje = Two acres of land Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
  • Audio Recording
    Utott-kopott oreg csarda = The Old tavern Dust jacket notes: Bandit ballad. Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
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    A szegedi kertek alja = Behind the Szeged gardens Dust jacket notes: Czardas. Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Mrs. G[aidos] remarked that this is usually sung faster and faster, for dancing. Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by...
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
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    Mikor majd a temetoben = When in the cemetery Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940
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    A ti utcatokban fenyesebb a czillag = The stars are brighter on your street Translation of song title listed on dust jacket as: "On your street the sun shines more brightly." Mary Gaidos, unaccompanied vocals. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on January 3, 1940. In Hungarian. Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Mary Gaidos singing unaccompanied Hungarian songs on January 3, 1940, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
    • Contributor: Gaidos, Mary - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
    • Date: 1940