Audio Recording The Clever Skipper

Disc 12, Side A: The Clever Skipper [Audio]

About this Item


  • The Clever Skipper


  • Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002 (Interviewer)
  • Sturz, Elizabeth Lyttleton (Interviewer)
  • Nye, Pearl R., 1872-1950 (Performer)

Created / Published

  • November 3, 1937


  • -  Canals--Ohio--Songs and music
  • -  Folk songs, English--Ohio
  • -  Ohio and Erie Canal (Ohio)--Songs and music
  • -  Music
  • -  Field recordings
  • -  Songs
  • -  United States of America -- Ohio -- Akron


  • Music
  • Field recordings
  • Songs


  • -  Recorded in Akron, Ohio.


  • 1 sound disc: lacquer (aluminum base), analog, 12 in.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1937/002: AFS 01603 A1

Source Collection

  • Captain Pearl R. Nye collection (AFC 1937/002)


  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio

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Captain Pearl R. Nye collection (AFC 1937/002), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Lomax, Alan, Elizabeth Lyttleton Sturz, and Pearl R Nye. The Clever Skipper. November 3, 1937. Audio.

APA citation style:

Lomax, A., Sturz, E. L. & Nye, P. R. (1937) The Clever Skipper. November 3. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Lomax, Alan, Elizabeth Lyttleton Sturz, and Pearl R Nye. The Clever Skipper. November 3, 1937. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.