Audio Recordings Glory to God, My Son's Come Home

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Title
Glory to God, My Son's Come Home
Contributor Names
Purdy, J. D. (singer)
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1978.
Subject Headings
-  Protest songs--United States
-  Georgia
-  Sea Islands Creole dialect
-  Songs, American
-  African Americans
Notes
-  Sung by J. D. Purdy in Gullah dialect. Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (General)
-  Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon near Darien, Georgia (venue)
-  Recorded ca. 1926. (date)
-  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.
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1928/002: AFS 19006 ( cyl. A401, Item GA171)
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Purdy, J. D, and Robert Winslow Gordon. Glory to God, My Son's Come Home. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196322/. (Accessed December 10, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Purdy, J. D. & Gordon, R. W. (1978) Glory to God, My Son's Come Home. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196322/.

MLA citation style:

Purdy, J. D, and Robert Winslow Gordon. Glory to God, My Son's Come Home. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196322/>.