Audio Recording The kid from the Bowery
About this Item
- The kid from the Bowery
- Male vocal solo, with piano
- Contributor Names
- Spencer, Len -- Vocalist -- Baritone Vocal
- Ethnic characterizations
- Humorous songs
- Media Size
- Recording Label
- Recording Catalog Number
- Recording Matrix Number
- [Pre-matrix B-]2063 (Matrix ID)
- Recording Take Number
- Recording Date
- Recording Location
- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [unconfirmed]
- Recording Repository
- Source of original recording: Recorded Sound Section, Library of Congress.
- Rights Advisory
- Inclusion of the recording in the National Jukebox, courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment
- Online Format
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
- Manifest (JSON/LD)
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Chicago citation style:
Spencer, Len. The kid from the Bowery. 1903. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox-5087/.
APA citation style:
Spencer, L. (1903) The kid from the Bowery. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/jukebox-5087/.
MLA citation style:
Spencer, Len. The kid from the Bowery. 1903. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/jukebox-5087/>.
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