Audio Recordings Calling Trains

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Title
Calling Trains
Contributor Names
Lomax, John A. (John Avery) -- 1867-1948 (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1968.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads
-  Railroads Employees
-  Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Company
-  Louisiana
-  contemporary america (1945-present)
-  Songs and Music
Notes
-  First pubished on Library of Congress LP AFS L61 "Railroad Songs and Ballads," edited by Archie Green. (bibliographic history)
-  Recorded in 1936. (date)
-  Recorded at State Penitentiary, Parchman, Mississippi. (venue)
-  This railroad call is performed by an unidentified former railroad train caller. (Content)
-  John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1933-1937 (source)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1935/002: AFS599A1
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Lomax, John A. Calling Trains. Library of Congress, 1968. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197150/. (Accessed February 22, 2017.)

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Lomax, J. A. (1968) Calling Trains. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197150/.

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Lomax, John A. Calling Trains. Library of Congress, 1968. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197150/>.