Audio Recording The last fierce charge It was just before the last fierce charge / Twas just before the last fierce charge
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- The last fierce charge
- It was just before the last fierce charge
- Twas just before the last fierce charge
- Ford, Ward H., performer.
- Cowell, Sidney Robertson, 1903-1995, collector.
Created / Published
- - Ballads, English
- - Songs, English--California--Central Valley
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music
- Field recordings
- Sound recordings
- - Civil War song.
- - Dust jacket notes: AFS 4214 A2 is incomplete; song completed on AFS 4214 B1.
- - Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals.
- - Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September 4, 1939.
- - Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Warde Ford performing Anglo-American songs on December 25, 26, and 27, 1939, and September 4, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Boomtown [Central Valley], Shasta County, California.
- on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
- Forms part of: W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection
- Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, 101 Independence Ave. S.E., Washington, DC USA 20540-4610 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/folklife.home
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W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection (AFC 1940/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. The Last Fierce Charge. performeds by Ford, Ward H 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017700924/.
APA citation style:
Cowell, S. R. (1939) The Last Fierce Charge. Ford, W. H., performer [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017700924/.
MLA citation style:
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Collector. The Last Fierce Charge. performer by Ford, Ward H 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017700924/>.