Audio Recording Hurricane God Moves on the Water
About this Item
- Other Title
- God Moves on the Water
- Contributor Names
- Corse, Carita Doggett, b. 1892 (Collector)
- Cornwall, Robert (Collector)
- Brown, James (Speaker)
- Bass, Walter Van (Performer)
- Bass, Ned Hugh (Performer)
- Brown, James, Jr. (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Kenansville, Florida
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Ballads
- - Disaster ballads
- - Songs
- - United States -- Florida -- Osceola County -- Kenansville
- - A ballad sung by African Americans in South Florida. It commemorates the Miami Hurricane of 1926.
- - Performance Note: "Hurricane" (vocals with banjo and guitar) performed by James Brown, Jr., Walter Van Bass, banjo, and Ned Hugh Bass at Caruja Ranch, Kenansville, Florida, on July 1, 1940.
- Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1940/011: AFS 03898 A01
- Source Collection
- Florida WPA Recordings, 1940 (AFC 1940/011)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Corse, Carita Doggett, B. 1892, Robert Cornwall, James Brown, Walter Van Bass, Ned Hugh Bass, and James Brown. Hurricane. Kenansville, Florida, 1940. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000365/. (Accessed June 27, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Corse, C. D., Cornwall, R., Brown, J., Bass, W. V., Bass, N. H. & Brown, J. (1940) Hurricane. Kenansville, Florida. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000365/.
MLA citation style:
Corse, Carita Doggett, B. 1892, et al. Hurricane. Kenansville, Florida, 1940. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/flwpa000365/>.