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Title
Come by Here
Other Title
Kumbayah
Alternate Title
Kumbayah
Contributor Names
Gordon, Robert Winslow (recordist)
Wylie, H. (singer)
Subject Headings
-  Spirituals
-  Georgia
-  Sea Islands Creole Dialect
-  African Americans
-  Worship and Praise
-  Songs and Music
Notes
-  Cylinder recording. Some scratchy sounds. (source note)
-  Forms part of the Robert Winslow Gordon Cylinder Recordings Collection. (source)
-  Recorded in 1926. (date)
-  This is the first known recording of "Come by Here," a song that came to be known as "Kumbayah." (Content)
-  Sung in "Gullah," or Sea Islands Creole Dialect. (Content)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1928/002 (cyl. A389, Gordon 156)
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Gordon, Robert Winslow, and H Wylie. Come by Here. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197143/. (Accessed September 29, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Gordon, R. W. & Wylie, H. Come by Here. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197143/.

MLA citation style:

Gordon, Robert Winslow, and H Wylie. Come by Here. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197143/>.