Audio Recordings Nickels and Dimes

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Title
Nickels and Dimes
Contributor Names
De Aceval, Maria Hugas (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892- (collector)
Created / Published
St. Augustine, Florida, 1939-09-26.
Subject Headings
-  Minorcan Americans
-  Children's songs
-  Minorcan Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- St. Augustine -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  A children's song. The Spanish children are asking Mama for nickels and dimes to buy trinkets."
-  Minorcans, from the island of Minorca, off the coast of Spain, first came to Florida in 1768, along with Italians and Greeks, led by Dr. Andrew Turnbull. Turnbull settled New Smyrna Beach, Florida. When the colony came to an end in 1777, the Minorcan sett
-  Performance Note: "Nickels and Dimes" (vocals) performed by Maria Hugas De Aceval at St. Augustine, Florida, on September 26, 1939.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc ( 23 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03546 A02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Access Condition
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Chicago citation style:

De Aceval, Maria Hugas, Alton Chester Morris, and Carita Doggett Corse. Nickels and Dimes. St. Augustine, Florida, 09 26, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3546a2. (Accessed February 14, 2016.)

APA citation style:

De Aceval, M. H., Morris, A. C. & Corse, C. D. (1939) Nickels and Dimes. St. Augustine, Florida, 09 26. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3546a2.

MLA citation style:

De Aceval, Maria Hugas, Alton Chester Morris, and Carita Doggett Corse. Nickels and Dimes. St. Augustine, Florida, 09 26, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa.3546a2>.