Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Drill man blues sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Lochgelly, West Virginia. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Sizemore, George
    • Date: 1965
  • Audio Recording
    Blue Monday sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in New Kensington, Pennsylvania. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. (Bibliographic History). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Barry, Michael F.
    • Date: 1965
  • Audio Recording
    Sprinkle coal dust on my grave sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Welch, West Virginia. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. (Bibliographic History). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Jenks, Orville J.
    • Date: 1965
  • Audio Recording
    Coal loading machine sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Welch, West Virginia. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. (Bibliographic History). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Evening Breezes Sextet of Vivian, West Virginia
    • Date: 1965
  • 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
    Catfish Blues
    Rollin' Stone
    Played and sung by Honeyboy Edwards at the 50th Anniversary Concert for the Archive of Folk Culture at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 1978. sound recording | 1 reel. | Recorded at the Archive of Folk Song 50th Anniversary Concert, Library of Congress. (Venue). At the beginning of this recording, Edwards acknowledges Alan Lomax, who is sitting in the audience. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Edwards, Honeyboy - Petway, Robert
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording
    Sweet Home Chicago Played and sung by Honeyboy Edwards at the 50th Anniversary of the Archive of Culture at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 1978. This song is believed to have been composed by Robert Johnson. sound recording | 1 reel. | Recorded at the Archive of Folk Song 50th Anniversary Concert, Library of Congress. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Edwards, Honeyboy - Johnson, Robert
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording
    Medley of Greek folksongs, including Dance of Zalongo Played on guitar and sung by John Hemonas at his home. Recorded by Peter Bartis in Chicago, Illinois, April 21, 1977. Chicago Ethnic Arts Project. sound recording | 1 reel. | Chicago Ethnic Arts Project Collection. (Source). Recorded by Peter Bartis in Mr. Hemonas's home. (Venue). April 21, 1977. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Hemonas, John - Bartis, Peter
  • Audio Recording
    Corn Dodgers
    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert - Pipkin, Myra
    • Date: 1941-08-26
  • Audio Recording
    Railroader
    • Contributor: Todd, Charles L. - Sonkin, Robert - Pike, Russ
    • Date: 1941-08-28
  • Audio Recording
    Já Estas Com os Copos
    You’re Already Drunk, Don’t Drink Any More
    Fado sung by Olivete Maria, with Mário Bulhões on acoustic guitar and Duarte Tavares on Portuguese guitar. Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 14, 1987. Lowell Folklife Project Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Lowell Folklife Project Collection. (Source). Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts. November 14, 1987. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Fertig, Barbara C. - Poulart, Maria Olivete - Bulhões, Mário - Tavares, Duarte
  • Audio Recording
    Yup'ik song about a vision of a sailing ship in 1777 sound recording | 1 audio file. | Chuna McIntyre explains the song in English, then sings it in Central Yup'ik. (Content). The song concerns a vision of the arrival of Europeans in Alaska by a Yup'ik medicine man a year before the exploration of the Alaska coastline by Captain James Cook between April and September, 1778. The Yup'ik had little further contact with Europeans ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McIntyre, Chuna - Nunamta Yup'ik Eskimo Dancers
    • Date: 2003
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound reel : analog, stereo. | Recorded by Alan Lomax in 1959 (Date). Recorded at the Old Regular Baptist Church, Mayking, Kentucky (Venue). "Amazing Grace" by Thornton Old Regular Baptist Church from Southern Journey vol. 4: Brethren, We Meet Again, Rounder DC 1704. Courtesy of Rounder Records. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Thornton Old Regular Baptist Church Congregation
  • Audio Recording
    Scotch Mary A traditional Irish tune performed on ullieann pipes by Patrick James Touhey. Recorded by Francis O'Neill, Chicago, Illinois, 1904. Dunn Family Collection. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Dunn Family Collection. (Source). c. 1904 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Touhey, Patrick J. - O'neill, Francis
  • Audio Recording
    Maid on the Green A traditional Irish tune performed on ullieann pipes by Patrick James Touhey. Recorded by Francis O'Neill, Chicago, Illinois, 1904. Dunn Family Collection. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Dunn Family Collection. (Source). c. 1904. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Touhey, Patrick J. - O'neill, Francis
  • Audio Recording
    Alaskan Promyshlenniki Sung and recorded by John Panamarkoff. Panamarkoff Alaskan Promyshlenniki Recordings. c.a. 1958. sound recording | 1 reel. | John Panamarkoff Alaskan Promyshlenniki Recordings. (Source). c. 1958. (Date). A ballad about the journey of Russian settlers from Arkhangel'sk to Alaska in about 1808. (Content). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Panamarkoff, John
  • Audio Recording
    Roy Carew and Hal Hopkins interview sound recording | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Carew, Roy
  • Audio Recording
    Roy Carew interview covering early New Orleans, Mid-western and New York ragtime sound recording | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Carew, Roy
  • Audio Recording
    Konomihu lullaby Sung by Ellen Brazill Grant. Mrs. Grant, who was born about 1850, was one of the last native speakers of Konomihu. Recorded by Helen Heffron Roberts in Soames Bar, California, in 1926. Helen Heffron Roberts Collection. sound recording | 1 dictaphone cylinder. | Helen Heffron Roberts Collection. (Source). 1926. (Date). Somes Bar, California. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Grant, Ellen Brazill - Roberts, Helen H. (Helen Heffron)
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. | Recorded in Livingston, Alabama (Venue). Recorded by John A. Lomax and Ruby T. Lomax on May 26, 1939 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Allison, Jesse - Hall, Vera - Reed, Dock
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. | Recorded in Byhalia, Mississippi (Venue). Recorded by Herbert Halpert on May 13, 1939 (Date). Courtesy of Lavern Shipp Baldwin, [email protected] (Copyright Notice). Courtesy of Lavern Shipp Baldwin, [email protected] (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Shipp, Mary
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. | Recorded at a schoolhouse in Vancleave, Mississippi (Venue). Recorded by Herbert Halpert on June 9, 1939 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Group of Adults
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. | Recorded at the Shiloh Baptist Church in Manor, Texas (Venue). Recorded by John Henry Faulk on August 3, 1941 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Shilo Baptist Church Choir
  • Audio Recording
    Amazing grace sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. | Recorded at the Sacred Harp Singing Convention in Birmingham, Alabama (Venue). Recorded by Alan Lomax and George Pullen Jackson in August, 1942 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Sacred Harp Singing Society - Hardeman, Uncle Bill