Manuscript/Mixed Material The Recording of Folk Music in California.
About this Item
- The Recording of Folk Music in California.
- Cowell, Sidney Robertson, 1903-1995, author.
- Cowell, Sidney Robertson, 1903-1995, project director.
Created / Published
- - W.P.A. California Folk Music Project collection
- - An article Sidney Robertson Cowell published in "California Folklore Quarterly," vol. 1, no. 1, January 1942, pp. 7 - 23.
- 16 p.
- 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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- online text
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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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Chicago citation style:
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Author, and Sidney Robertson Cowell. The Recording of Folk Music in California.  Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701064/.
APA citation style:
Cowell, S. R. & Cowell, S. R. (1942) The Recording of Folk Music in California. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017701064/.
MLA citation style:
Cowell, Sidney Robertson, Author, and Sidney Robertson Cowell. The Recording of Folk Music in California.  Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017701064/>.