Audio Recording A Slovak Easter Song
About this Item
- A Slovak Easter Song
- Contributor Names
- Morris, Alton Chester (Collector)
- Morris, Alton Chester (Speaker)
- Tuhy, Stephen M., Rev. (Performer)
- Unidentified young people (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Slavia, Florida
- Subject Headings
- - Religious songs
- - Slovak Americans
- - Slovak Americans--Music
- - Songs
- - United States -- Florida -- Seminole County -- Slavia
- - The Slavia colony in Florida was established by Slovaks who had first settled in Cleveland in 1912.
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Rev. S. M. Tuhy
- - The organ accompaniment, furnished by Rev. S. M. (Stephen M.) Tuhy, pastor of the Lutheran Church of Slavia, Florida, is played on a 55-year-old two-manual reed organ which is pumped by hand.
- - Performance Note: "A Slovak Easter Song" (vocals with organ) performed by a group of young people, and Rev. Stephen M. (S. M.) Tuhy, organ, at [St. Luke's Lutheran Church], Slavia, Florida, on August 31, 1939.
- - Performers referred to elsewhere as group of young people
- Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/026: AFS 03539 A08
- Source Collection
- Alton C. Morris Florida WPA recordings (AFC 1939/026)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Morris, Alton Chester, Alton Chester Morris, Stephen M Tuhy, and Unidentified Young People. A Slovak Easter Song. Slavia, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000244/. (Accessed November 24, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Morris, A. C., Morris, A. C., Tuhy, S. M. & Unidentified Young People. (1939) A Slovak Easter Song. Slavia, Florida. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000244/.
MLA citation style:
Morris, Alton Chester, et al. A Slovak Easter Song. Slavia, Florida, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000244/>.