Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Bonaparte's Retreat sound recording | 1 disc. | A transcription of this recording by Ruth Crawford Seeger was the source for the musical theme of the "Hoe Down" in the score for the ballet Rodeo by Aaron Copeland. (General). Recorded by Alan and Elizabeth Lomax in Salyersville, Kentucky. (Venue). Alan and Elizabeth Lomax Kentucky Collection. (Source Note). Recorded in 1937 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Stepp, William Hamilton - Lomax, Alan - Lyttleton, Elizabeth
  • Audio Recording
    The Titanic sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Alan and Elizabeth Lomax Kentucky Collection. (Source). Recorded in Pine Mountain, Kentucky. (Venue). Recorded in September, 1937. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Baker, Arlie - Lomax, Alan
  • Audio Recording
    The Roving Boy sound recording | 1 sound recording | Alan and Elizabeth Lomax Kentucky collection. (Source). Recorded in 1937. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Begley, Justis - Lomax, Alan - Lomax, Elizabeth
  • 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
    Harlan County blues sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Harlan, Kentucky. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Davis, George
    • Date: 1965
  • 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
    Jolly green sound recording | 1 reel | Forms part of the documentation of the American Folklife Center presentation "In Country": A concert and Symposium on the Folksong Traditions of the Vietnam-Era Soldier. (Source). July 13, 1989. (Date). "Bull" Durham's given name was James P. Durham, also known as "Raging Bull" Durham. (Biographical). "Bull" Durham served as a pilot in the Vietnam War. (Biographical). "Bull" Durham ...
    • Contributor: Durham, Bull - Price, Thomas - Thomas, Robin
  • Audio Recording
    DaNang lullaby sound recording | 1 reel | Forms part of the documentation of the American Folklife Center presentation "In Country": A concert and Symposium on the Folksong Traditions of the Vietnam-Era Soldier. (Source). July 13, 1989. (Date). "Bull" Durham's given name was James P. Durham, also known as "Raging Bull" Durham. (Biographical). "Bull" Durham served as a pilot in the Vietnam War. (Biographical). "Bull" Durham ...
    • Contributor: Durham, Bull - Price, Thomas - Thomas, Robin
  • Film, Video
    Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers perform a capella Gospel songs at the Library of Congress, July 16, 2009. videorecording | videorecording ; 65 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). July 16, 2009. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers - Riley, Eric - Jennings, Ric - Page, Greg - Tyehimba, Shaka - Darden, Stace - Davenport, Demetrius
    • Date: 2009
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : anaolog, mono. | Recorded in Allen, KY (Venue). Recorded by Margot Mayo, Stu Jamieson and Freyda Simon in 1946 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Mayo, Seymour