Audio Recording Cowboy songs, ballads, and cattle calls from Texas

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Title
Cowboy songs, ballads, and cattle calls from Texas
Contributor Names
Emrich, Duncan, 1908-1977, compiler.
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948, recordist, performer.
Korson, Rae, recordist.
Archive of American Folk Song.
Library of Congress. Recording Laboratory.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, 2012.
[Washington, D.C.]: Library of Congress, Division of Music, Recording Laboratory AAFS L28 (LC 1894 LP-LC 1895 LP), [1952]
Contents
Colley's Run-i-o (Lumberjack song) / sung, with guitar, by L. Parker Temple -- The buffalo skinners / sung by John A. Lomax -- Goodbye, old Paint (I) / sung, with fiddle, by Jess Morris -- Goodbye, old Paint (II) / sung by Sloan Matthews -- The Texas rangers / sung by Sloan Matthews -- Cattle calls: Starting; Driving; Night-herding / spoken with calls by Sloan Matthews -- The cowboy's life is a very dreary life / sung by Sloan Matthews -- The dying ranger / sung by Johnny Prude -- The dying cowboy / sung by Sloan Matthews -- The streets of Laredo / sung by Johnny Prude -- The Zebra Dun / sung by J. M. Waddell -- The dreary Black Hills / sung by Harry Stephens -- The night herding song / sung by Harry Stephens.
Subject Headings
-  Cowboys--Songs and music
-  Folk songs, English--Texas
-  Ballads, English--Texas
-  Texas--Songs and music
Genre
Songs
Field recordings
Notes
-  Part unaccompanied and part with guitar or fiddle accompaniment.
-  "From the Archive of American Folk Song."
-  Field recordings made at various places in Texas and studio recordings in Washington, D. C. from 1941-1948 by John A. Lomax, Rae Korson, and Duncan Emrich.
-  Program notes and texts (22 p.).
-  Description from audio disc recording, analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in., 1952; reissued in 1974.
-  Digital preservation masters recorded from original master analog tapes by the Library of Congress Recording Laboratory in 2012.
-  Original cutting master for audio disc production for reissue of AAFS L28: COWBOY SONGS, BALLADS, AND CATTLE CALLS FROM TEXAS (MASTER TAPE) 1974, 2 sound tape reels : analog, 15 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. RWC 8319, 8320. MAVIS title no.: 162559-3-1; 162559-3-2.
Medium
2 sound files : digital, WAV (44.1 Khz)
Library of Congress Control Number
2016655238
Language
Eng
Online Format
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Description
Part unaccompanied and part with guitar or fiddle accompaniment. "From the Archive of American Folk Song." Field recordings made at various places in Texas and studio recordings in Washington, D. C. from 1941-1948 by John A. Lomax, Rae Korson, and Duncan Emrich. Program notes and texts (22 p.). Description from audio disc recording, analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in., 1952; reissued in 1974. Digital preservation masters recorded from original master analog tapes by the Library of Congress Recording Laboratory in 2012. Original cutting master for audio disc production for reissue of AAFS L28: COWBOY SONGS, BALLADS, AND CATTLE CALLS FROM TEXAS (MASTER TAPE) 1974, 2 sound tape reels : analog, 15 ips, full track, mono. ; 10 in. RWC 8319, 8320. MAVIS title no.: 162559-3-1; 162559-3-2.
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Korson, Rae, Recordist, Archive Of American Folk Song, and Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory. Cowboy songs, ballads, and cattle calls from Texas. [Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, 2012. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Division of Music, Recording Laboratory AAFS L28 L LP-LC 1895 LP, 1952, 2012] Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016655238/.

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Korson, R., Archive Of American Folk Song & Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory. (2012) Cowboy songs, ballads, and cattle calls from Texas. [Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, 2012. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Division of Music, Recording Laboratory AAFS L28 L LP-LC 1895 LP, 1952] [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016655238/.

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Korson, Rae, Recordist, Archive Of American Folk Song, and Library Of Congress. Recording Laboratory. Cowboy songs, ballads, and cattle calls from Texas. [Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, American Folklife Center, 2012. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Division of Music, Recording Laboratory AAFS L28 L LP-LC 1895 LP, 1952, 2012] Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016655238/>.

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