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Title
Big Rock Candy Mountains
Contributor Names
McClintock, Harry (performer)
Eskin, Sam (recordist)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 1968.
Subject Headings
-  Fantasy
-  Tramps
-  Folk Songs--United States
-  Idaho
-  Utah
-  Tennessee
-  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 San Pedro, California. (venue)
-  Recorded in 1951. (date)
-  The singer says that he composed this song while hoboing in his youth, inspired by hot springs in Idaho and Utah. (biographical)
-  Harry McKlintock was originally from Knoxville, Tennessee. (biographical)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 sound recording
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 1952/021: AFS10506A4
Online Format
audio
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Mcclintock, Harry, and Sam Eskin. Big Rock Candy Mountains. Library of Congress, 1968. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197158/. (Accessed September 01, 2016.)

APA citation style:

McClintock, H. & Eskin, S. (1968) Big Rock Candy Mountains. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197158/.

MLA citation style:

Mcclintock, Harry, and Sam Eskin. Big Rock Candy Mountains. Library of Congress, 1968. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197158/>.