Audio Recordings Hoist Up the John B Sail

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Title
Hoist Up the John B Sail
Contributor Names
Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll" (performer)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Created / Published
Key West, Florida, 1940-01-23.
Subject Headings
-  Bahamian Americans
-  African Americans
-  Bahamian Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Key West -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  The complete version of this Bahamian folksong. The singer is from Andros Island, Bahamas.
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
-  Performance Note: "Hoist Up the John B Sail" (vocals with guitar, piano, and trombone) performed by Theodore (Tea Roll) Rolle, piano, at Key West, Florida, on January 23, 1940.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (3 minutes, 35 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03391 B01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Access Condition
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Chicago citation style:

Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll", Stetson Kennedy, and Robert Harrison Cook. Hoist Up the John B Sail. Key West, Florida, 01 23, 1940. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3391b1. (Accessed February 13, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Rolle, T. ". R., Kennedy, S. & Cook, R. H. (1940) Hoist Up the John B Sail. Key West, Florida, 01 23. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3391b1.

MLA citation style:

Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll", Stetson Kennedy, and Robert Harrison Cook. Hoist Up the John B Sail. Key West, Florida, 01 23, 1940. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3391b1>.