Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Come by Here
    Kumbayah
    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Cylinder recording. Some scratchy sounds. (Source Note). Forms part of the Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Recordings Collection. (Source). Recorded in 1926. (Date). This is the first known recording of "Come by Here," a song that came to be known as "Kumbayah." (Content). Sung in "Gullah," or Sea Islands Creole Dialect. (Content). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Gordon, Robert Winslow - Wylie, H.
  • Audio Recording
    Let the Deal Go Down
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hurston, Zora Neale
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording
    Stewboy
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson - Halpert, Herbert - Hazelhurst, Harold
    • Date: 1939-06-18
  • Audio Recording
    War Song
    • Contributor: James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade - Brown, Buster
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Audio Recording
    Roosevelt and Hitler, Part I
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Audio Recording
    Roosevelt and Hitler, Part II
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis - Jones, Lewis Wade
    • Date: 1943-03-05
  • Audio Recording
    Pearl Harbor
    • Contributor: New York, Georgia, Singers - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Now What a Time
    • Contributor: New York, Georgia, Singers - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Obey Your Ration Law
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Let's Go Fight!
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    What a Time
    • Contributor: James, Willis - Golden Jubilee Quartet
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    What a Time
    • Contributor: James, Willis - Golden Jubilee Quartet
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Do Right by My Country
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    We Are Americans, Praise the Lord
    • Contributor: James, Willis - Houston, Bertha
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    We Are Americans, Praise the Lord
    • Contributor: James, Willis - Houston, Bertha
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Do Right By Me
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Sit Down
    • Contributor: Jackson, Deacon Sam - James, Willis - Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church (Peach County, Ga.). Choir
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Tear Tokyo Down
    • Contributor: Jackson, Deacon Sam - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Obey the Ration Laws
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Obey the Ration Laws
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Roosevelt and Hitler
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Audio Recording
    Soldier Boy Blues, 1943
    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • 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
    Shame on you sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 11 in. | Arthur Collins performs. (Content). no matrix information Issued in 1904. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Amrican Record Co. - [Larkins, John] - Smith, Chris - Invincible Male Quartet
    • Date: 1904