Audio Recordings Old Gray Mare

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Title
Old Gray Mare
Contributor Names
Lunsford, Bascom Lamar (singer)
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1978.
Subject Headings
-  Folk Songs--United States
-  North Carolina
Notes
-  Bascom Lamar Lunsford was a lawyer, a folklorist, and a performer of traditional songs and music. (biographical)
-  October 19, 1925.
-  Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (source)
-  Spoken by Lunsford at the end of this recording: "Bascom Lamar Lunsford, who just sung the foregoing, learned it from Curtis Miles at Alexander, Buncombe County, North Carolina, near the home of Governor Zeb Banks, about Nineteen hundred." (Content)
-  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 (cyl. A19, ms. NC19)
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Lunsford, Bascom Lamar, and Robert Winslow Gordon. Old Gray Mare. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196563/. (Accessed January 19, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Lunsford, B. L. & Gordon, R. W. (1978) Old Gray Mare. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196563/.

MLA citation style:

Lunsford, Bascom Lamar, and Robert Winslow Gordon. Old Gray Mare. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196563/>.