Audio Recordings Lament of the Old Sourdough

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Title
Lament of the Old Sourdough
Contributor Names
Roseland, Paul -- 1928- (singer)
Dunham, Sam C. (Sam Clarke) -- 1855-1920 (lyricist)
Roseland, Paul -- 1928- (recordist)
Subject Headings
-  Gold mines and mining
-  Alaska
-  Songs, American
-  Folk songs--United States
Notes
-  Alaska Folk and Popular Songs Collection. (source)
-  Set to the tune "Rosin the Beau." (Content)
-  Roseland recalls that the song was written by "a man named Duncan," but the lyrics were published by Sam C. Dunham in 1901 in "The Goldsmith of Nome." (source note)
-  Recorded in 1975. (date)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 reel.
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1975/054: AFS 1790
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Roseland, Paul, Sam C Dunham, and Paul Roseland. Lament of the Old Sourdough. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196389/. (Accessed December 04, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Roseland, P., Dunham, S. C. & Roseland, P. Lament of the Old Sourdough. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196389/.

MLA citation style:

Roseland, Paul, Sam C Dunham, and Paul Roseland. Lament of the Old Sourdough. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196389/>.