Audio Recording Go Tell Aunt Dinah Old Gray Goose is Dead, The
Go Tell Aunt Dinah
Go Tell Aunt Dinah
About this Item
- Go Tell Aunt Dinah
- Old Gray Goose is Dead, The
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- McDonald, Molly, Aunt (Performer)
Created / Published
- near Livingston, Alabama, May 27, 1939
- - United States -- Alabama -- Sumter County -- Livingston
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Children's songs
- - Lullabies
- Children's songs
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Aunt Mollie McDonald or Aunt Mary McDonald
- - Venue: Home of McDonald Family
- - Performance Note: "Go Tell Aunt Dinah" performed by Aunt Molly McDonald (vocals) at her home, near Livingston, Alabama, on May 27, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02691a01
- 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, and Molly McDonald. Go Tell Aunt Dinah. near Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000224/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T. & McDonald, M. (1939) Go Tell Aunt Dinah. near Livingston, Alabama. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000224/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Molly McDonald. Go Tell Aunt Dinah. near Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000224/>.