Audio Recording "Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942; AFC 1942/003: AFS 6397, side b

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"Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942; AFC 1942/003: AFS 6397, side a

About this Item

Title

  • "Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942

Names

  • Allen, Robert Eugene Barton, 1906-1982
  • Keesling, Carol
  • Scholl, Nota

Created / Published

  • Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942

Headings

  • -  Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
  • -  World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
  • -  World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects--United States
  • -  World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects
  • -  Sound recording
  • -  Personal narratives
  • -  United States -- Indiana -- Bloomington

Genre

  • Sound recording
  • Personal narratives

Notes

  • -  Part of a series of recordings made by Robert Allen, Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942.
  • -  Contents: AFS 06397A, Carol Keesling; AFS 06397B, Nota Scholl

Medium

  • 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm; 8 in.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1942/003: AFS 6397
  • MBRS shelflist: LWO 3493 r42A

Source Collection

  • Dear Mr. President collection (AFC 1942/003)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio

Rights & Access

The Library of Congress is not aware of any U.S. copyright protection or any other restrictions in the material in this collection, except as noted below. All other materials are free to use and reuse.

The following materials are included with permission. Please contact the American Folklife Center for additional information where contact information is not provided:

"Dear Mr. President" and "The Martins and the Coys" performed by Pete Seeger.

"White Bird Flying," performed by Enos Francisco, Sr. Permission granted by Enos Francisco, Jr. Special thanks to Daniel Lopez for translating the "White Bird Flying" lyrics.

Researchers or others who would like to make further use of these collection materials should contact theĀ Folklife Reading Room for assistance.

Credit line

Please cite the source collection title, collection number, and repository:

"Man-on-the-Street" interviews collection (AFC 1941/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

"Dear Mr. President" collection (AFC 1942/003), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Radio Research Project Manuscript collection (AFC 1941/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Cite This Item

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Chicago citation style:

Allen, Robert Eugene Barton, Carol Keesling, and Nota Scholl. "Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8. Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr01/.

APA citation style:

Allen, R. E. B., Keesling, C. & Scholl, N. (1942) "Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8. Bloomington, Indiana, January 8. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr01/.

MLA citation style:

Allen, Robert Eugene Barton, Carol Keesling, and Nota Scholl. "Dear Mr. President," Bloomington, Indiana, January 8. Bloomington, Indiana, January 8, 1942. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr01/>.