Audio Recording Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, October 1940 (part 3 of 3)

Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, October 1940 (part 3 of 3)

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About this Item

Title

  • Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, October 1940 (part 3 of 3)

Contributor Names

  • Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948
  • Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
  • Williams, Irene
  • Tailor, Mrs.

Created / Published

  • Rome, Mississippi, 1940

Subject Headings

  • -  African American children's games--Mississippi
  • -  African Americans--Mississippi--Music
  • -  Ole Lady Goose (Song)
  • -  Jay Bird Singing (Song)
  • -  Ring Go Round (Song)
  • -  Drink Water (Song)
  • -  Play-party--Mississippi
  • -  Interviews
  • -  Field recordings
  • -  Songs
  • -  United States -- Mississippi -- Sunflower County -- Rome

Genre

  • Interviews
  • Field recordings
  • Songs

Notes

  • -  Recorded by John A. and Ruby T. Lomax, Rome, Mississippi, 1940.
  • -  Content Note: This recording was formerly part of the “Voices Remembering Slavery,” but has since been removed upon the discovery that Irene Williams was not a former enslaved person.

Medium

  • 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm; 12 in.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1940/003: AFS 04018A

Source Collection

  • John and Ruby Lomax 1940 southern states recordings collection (AFC 1940/003)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio
  • online text
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, Irene Williams, and Mrs Tailor. Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, Octoberpart 3 of 3. Rome, Mississippi, 1940. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1940003_afs04018a/.

APA citation style:

Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Williams, I. & Tailor, M. (1940) Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, Octoberpart 3 of 3. Rome, Mississippi. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1940003_afs04018a/.

MLA citation style:

Lomax, John A, et al. Interview with Irene Williams, Rome, Mississippi, Octoberpart 3 of 3. Rome, Mississippi, 1940. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1940003_afs04018a/>.