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Title
Jesus is My Only Friend
Contributor Names
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Shaw, Bessie (singer)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1978.
Subject Headings
-  Spirituals
-  African Americans
-  Folk Songs--United States
-  Georgia
Notes
-  Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Collection. (source)
-  April 10, 1926 (date)
-  Spoken at the end of this recording: sung by Bessie Shaw, Oakhill, Georgia, April the tenth, Nineteen twenty-six. (Content)
-  Some verses on the original cylinder were not duplicated due to poor sound quality. (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. A341, Item GA120)
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Gordon, Robert Winslow, and Bessie Shaw. Jesus is My Only Friend. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196564/. (Accessed September 29, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Gordon, R. W. & Shaw, B. (1978) Jesus is My Only Friend. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196564/.

MLA citation style:

Gordon, Robert Winslow, and Bessie Shaw. Jesus is My Only Friend. Library of Congress, 1978. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196564/>.