Audio Recording Billy Boy
About this Item
- Billy Boy
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Braley, N. V., Mrs. (Performer)
- Taylor, Loretta (Performer)
Created / Published
- near Medina, Texas, May 5, 1939
- - United States -- Texas -- Bandera County -- Medina
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Ballads
- - Venue: Home of Beal D. Taylor
- - Performance Note: "Billy Boy" performed by Mrs. N. V. Braley and Loretta Taylor (vocals) at home of Beal D. Taylor, near Medina, Texas, on May 5, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02637b02
- 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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Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.
Chicago citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, N. V Braley, and Loretta Taylor. Billy Boy. near Medina, Texas, May 5, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000176/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Braley, N. V. & Taylor, L. (1939) Billy Boy. near Medina, Texas, May 5. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000176/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, et al. Billy Boy. near Medina, Texas, May 5, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000176/>.