Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    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
  • Audio Recording
    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
  • Audio Recording
    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
  • Audio Recording
    Zolgotz
    White House Blues
    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
  • Audio Recording
    White House Blues
    Buffalo, Buffalo
    sound recording | 1 sound recoding | Forms part of the 1977 Neptune Plaza Concert Series Collection. (Source). April 25, 1977. (Date). Concerns the assasination of President William McKinley in 1901. (Content). The Bluegrass Cardinals, consisting of Don Parmley of Kentucky, his son David Parmley (born in California), and Randy Graham of California, originally formed their group in southern California. They moved to Virginia ...
    • Contributor: Bluegrass Cardinals - Jabbour, Alan - Parmley, David - Parmley, Don - Graham, Randy - Blair, Warren - Davis, John
  • Audio Recording
    My Honolulu hula girl Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with 2 guitars and ukuleles (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Wright and Dietrich - Rene Dietrich - Horace Wright - Sonny Cunha
    • Date: 1916-09-16
  • Audio Recording
    Song to Hawaii Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:09 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with ukulele and 2 guitars (Description). Victor ledgers do not identify the ukulele player. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Wright and Dietrich - Rene Dietrich - Horace Wright - Joseph D. Redding
    • Date: 1916-09-23
  • Audio Recording
    O'Brien is tryin' to talk Hawaiian
    O'Brien is tryin' to learn to talk Hawaiian (Alternate title)
    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:11 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with ukulele and 2 guitars (Description). Victor ledgers do not identify the ukulele player. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Horace Wright - Rennie Cormack
    • Date: 1916-09-16
  • Audio Recording
    My Waikiki ukulele girl
    Hawaiian fox trot (Title descriptor)
    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:54 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Irving Kaufman - Edward T. King - Chris Smith - King's Orchestra
    • Date: 1916-10-12
  • Audio Recording
    ' My Hawaiian maid' medley
    Kaua i ka huahuai (Bubbling spring) ; My Hawaiian maid ; My Honolulu tom boy (Medley contents)
    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:04 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with ukulele and 2 guitars (Description). Victor ledgers do not identify the ukulele player. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Wright and Dietrich - Rene Dietrich - Horace Wright - Sonny Cunha
    • Date: 1916-09-23
  • Audio Recording
    St. Louis blues
    Fox trot (Title descriptor)
    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:15 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Description). Also see B-25073. Victor ledgers: "NOTE: 'Incidental vocal chorus by Al Bernard' to be printed on labels." Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - W. C. Handy - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
    • Date: 1921-05-25
  • Audio Recording
    Royal garden blues
    Fox trot (Title descriptor)
    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Description). Victor ledgers: "NOTE: 'Incidental vocal chorus by Al Bernard' to be printed on labels." Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - Clarence Williams - Spencer Williams - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
    • Date: 1921-05-25
  • Audio Recording
    The Argentines, the Portuguese, and the Greeks Ethnic Characterizations, Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:44 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal duet, with ukuleles (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Duncan Sisters - Carey Morgan
    • Date: 1923-03-19
  • Audio Recording
    Cotton Belt blues Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with piano (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Clarence Johnson - Spencer Williams
    • Date: 1923-07-19
  • Audio Recording
    Oh Susanna
    Medley fox trot (Title descriptor) | When the corn is waving, Annie dear (Additional title) | Oh, dem golden slippers (Additional title)
    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:02 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - Albert Campbell - John H. Meyer - Edward T. King - Charles Blamphin - James A. Bland - Stephen Collins Foster - Hugo Frey - Great White Way Orchestra
    • Date: 1923-06-22
  • Audio Recording
    Sweet Henry
    The pride of Tennessee (Subtitle)
    Ragtime, Jazz, And More. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with piano (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Noble Sissle - Eubie Blake - Harry Akst
    • Date: 1924-01-08
  • Audio Recording
    Old fashioned love
    Runnin' wild (Work title)
    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:36 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with piano (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 - Noble Sissle - Eubie Blake - James P. Johnson
    • Date: 1924-01-08
  • Audio Recording
    California, here I come
    Bombo (Work title)
    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:56 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - George Price - Joseph Meyer - Al Jolson - The Manhattan Merrymakers
    • Date: 1924-01-28
  • Audio Recording
    Wreck of the old 97
    Mountaineer's song (Title descriptor)
    Traditional/Country. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar (Description). Unknown performer does train whistle effects. 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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Vernon Dalhart
    • Date: 1924-08-13
  • Audio Recording
    Way out west in Kansas Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:59 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (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 - Ed Smalle - Billy Murray - Nathaniel Shilkret - Carson Robison - International Novelty Orchestra
    • Date: 1924-08-25
  • Audio Recording
    The man who fanned Casey
    A reply to 'Casey at the bat' (Subtitle)
    Comedies, Monologues, Dialogues, And Recitations. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:08 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Sparkus
    • Date: 1909-05-07
  • Audio Recording
    Casey at the bat Comedies, Descriptive Specialties. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:36 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (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 order ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Ernest Lawrence Thayer
    • Date: 1909-06-16
  • Audio Recording
    The greatest battle song of all Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:58 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (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 - Nora Bayes - Walter Rogers - Harry Ruby
    • Date: 1916-05-04
  • Audio Recording
    Hail to the chief
    Lady of the lake (Work title)
    Musical Theater, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:26 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with bagpipes (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 ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Victor Male Quartet - Harry Macdonough - Lambert Murphy - Reinald Werrenrath - William F. Hooley - James Sanderson - Sir Walter Scott
    • Date: 1915-06-14
  • Audio Recording
    Come Josephine, in my flying machine Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:29 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (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 - Fred Fisher - Victor Orchestra
    • Date: 1910-12-22