Audio Recordings Echo Canyon

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Title
Echo Canyon
Contributor Names
Hilton, L. M. (singer)
Fife, Austin E. (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1952.
Subject Headings
-  Railroad construction workers
-  Union Pacific Railroad Company
-  Mormons
-  Utah
-  Pioneers --United States
Notes
-  First published in Library of Congress LP AFS L30 "Songs of the Mormons and Songs of the West," edited by Duncan Emrich. (bibliographic history)
-  Forms part of the Austin Fife and Alta Fife Collection. (source)
-  Recorded in 1946. (date)
-  Recorded in Ogden, Utah. (venue)
-  According to the collector, Austin Fife, this song was sung by workers on the Union Pacific Railroad, coming from the west, which was joined with the Central Pacific Railroad in Promontory Point, Utah, May 10, 1869, completing the American Transcontinental Railroad. (Content)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1948/028: AFS8711A1
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Hilton, L. M, and Austin E Fife. Echo Canyon. Library of Congress, 1952. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197140/. (Accessed January 19, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Hilton, L. M. & Fife, A. E. (1952) Echo Canyon. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197140/.

MLA citation style:

Hilton, L. M, and Austin E Fife. Echo Canyon. Library of Congress, 1952. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197140/>.