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Title
Turkey in the straw with variations
Other Title
Granny, does your dog bite
Johnny, get your gun
There's going to be a hot time in the old town tonight
Alternate Title
Granny, does your dog bite
Johnny, get your gun
There's going to be a hot time in the old town tonight
Contributor Names
Stone, John (performer)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Stone, John (performer)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1939.
Subject Headings
-  Fiddle tunes
-  Dance music
Notes
-  Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell quoting John Stone: "There's 2 or 3 more pieces I ring in that come in the same key, and I just call it 'with variations!'"
-  Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Tune 2 is 'Granny, does your dog bite.' Also known as 'Johnny, get your gun.' Tune 3 is 'There's going to be a hot time in the old town tonight.'"
-  John Stone, violin. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California on August 6, 1939. (venue)
-  Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (additional physical form)
-  Forms part of a group of field materials documenting John Stone performing Anglo-American music on August 5 and 6, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California.
-  51E B3 Sidney Robertson Cowell (music publisher)
Form
sound recording
Extent
on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Repository
DLC M/B/RS
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Stone, John, Sidney Robertson Cowell, John Stone, and Archive Of Folk Culture. Turkey in the Straw With Variations. 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccc.a3360b3/. (Accessed September 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Stone, J., Cowell, S. R., Stone, J. & Archive Of Folk Culture. (1939) Turkey in the Straw With Variations. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccc.a3360b3/.

MLA citation style:

Stone, John, et al. Turkey in the Straw With Variations. 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccc.a3360b3/>.