Audio Recording Versos del mojado Wet-Back, The / Translated title: Verses of the Wet-back
Versos del mojado
Versos del mojado
About this Item
- Versos del mojado
- Wet-Back, The
- Translated title: Verses of the Wet-back
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Salinas, Manuel (Performer)
- López, Homero (Performer)
Created / Published
- Sarita, Texas, April 29, 1939
- - United States -- Texas -- Kennedy County -- Sarita
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Ballads
- - Waltzes
- - Corridos
- - Venue: López's Cash Store
- - Collector's genre note: "Mexican border ballad"
- - Location also known as Kennedy Ranch
- - Performance Note: "Versos del mojado" (vocals and guitars) performed at López's Cash Store, Sarita, Texas, on April 29, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02618a02
- John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (AFC 1939/001)
- American Folklife Center
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John and Ruby Lomax 1939 southern states recording trip (AFC 1939/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, Manuel Salinas, and Homero López. Versos Del Mojado. Sarita, Texas, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000096/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Salinas, M. & López, H. (1939) Versos Del Mojado. Sarita, Texas. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000096/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, et al. Versos Del Mojado. Sarita, Texas, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000096/>.