Audio Recording Evalina
About this Item
- Contributor Names
- Kennedy, Stetson (Collector)
- Halpert, Herbert, 1911-2000 (Collector)
- Hurston, Zora Neale (Speaker)
- Corse, Carita Doggett, b. 1892 (Speaker)
- Hurston, Zora Neale (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Jacksonville, Florida
- Subject Headings
- - Bahamian Americans--Music
- - African Americans
- - Songs
- - United States -- Florida -- Duval County -- Jacksonville
- - A group song, usually sung with drums. This song is sung in Florida as well as in the West Indies, because there are a great number of Bahamians in Florida.
- - Dr. Carita Doggett Corse, state director of the Florida Federal Writers' Project, interviews Zora Neale Hurston, a native of Eatonville, Florida, who was already a published novelist and folklorist when she took a job with the Florida Federal Writers' Pro
- - Performance Note: "Evalina" (vocals) performed by Zora Neale Hurston at Federal Music Project Office, Jacksonville, Florida, on June 18, 1939.
- Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/005: AFS 03144 B04
- Source Collection
- Herbert Halpert 1939 Southern States Recording Expedition (AFC 1939/005)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Kennedy, Stetson, Herbert Halpert, Zora Neale Hurston, Carita Doggett Corse, and Zora Neale Hurston. Evalina. Jacksonville, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000044/. (Accessed November 19, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Kennedy, S., Halpert, H., Hurston, Z. N., Corse, C. D. & Hurston, Z. N. (1939) Evalina. Jacksonville, Florida. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000044/.
MLA citation style:
Kennedy, Stetson, et al. Evalina. Jacksonville, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000044/>.