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Title
The Old Ninety Seven
Other Title
The Wreck of the Old Ninety Seven
Alternate Title
The Wreck of the Old Ninety Seven
Contributor Names
Lewey, Fred J. (singer)
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1978.
Subject Headings
-  Disasters
-  Trains
-  Songs, American
-  Accidents
-  Ballads
-  North Carolina
-  Folk Songs--United States
Notes
-  Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon in Concord, North Carolina, (venue)
-  Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. Original Cylinder number: Gordon cyl. A6, ms. NC4. (source note)
-  Recorded on October 15, 1925 (date)
-  This song is known under several similar titles in addition to the title listed: "The Wreck of the Old Ninety Seven," "The Wreck of the Old Ninety-Seven," "The Wreck of the Old 97," and "The Old 97." (General)
-  This song was published on the Library of Congress long playing record, "Folk-Songs of America: The Robert Winslow Gordon Collection," in 1978, in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Archive of Folk Culture. (source note)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 cylinder recording.
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1928/002: AFS 18997
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Lewey, Fred J, and Robert Winslow Gordon. TheOld Ninety Seven. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196306/. (Accessed August 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Lewey, F. J. & Gordon, R. W. (1978) TheOld Ninety Seven. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196306/.

MLA citation style:

Lewey, Fred J, and Robert Winslow Gordon. TheOld Ninety Seven. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196306/>.