Audio Recording "You rub the rag on the sole of the shoe and you make music with it."
About this Item
- "You rub the rag on the sole of the shoe and you make music with it."
- Contributor Names
- Jones, Howard (Narrator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Work processes
- - Shoe shiners
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Howard Jones, worm farmer.
- - Summary of audio segment: I used to snap the rag (he does it with his mouth). He thinks he still could do it; (gets a rag and describes how you'd rub the rag on a shoe, but needs a better rag). It was cold at night and my fingers would be so stiff.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A018
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Jones, Howard, and Susan Levitas. "You rub the rag on the sole of the shoe and you make music with it.". -08-28, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003649/.
APA citation style:
Jones, H. & Levitas, S. (1994) "You rub the rag on the sole of the shoe and you make music with it.". -08-28. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003649/.
MLA citation style:
Jones, Howard, and Susan Levitas. "You rub the rag on the sole of the shoe and you make music with it.". -08-28, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003649/>.