Audio Recording She Brought My Breakfast

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Title
She Brought My Breakfast
Contributor Names
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
Horne, Jim Henry "Duck" (Performer)
Created / Published
near Livingston, Alabama, May 28, 1939
Subject Headings
-  United States -- Alabama -- Sumter County -- Livingston
-  Music
-  Songs
-  Work songs
-  Field hollers
Genre
Music
Songs
Work songs
Field hollers
Notes
-  Venue: Home of Spencer and Caroline Horne
-  Performance Note: "She Brought My Breakfast" performed by Jim Henry "Duck" Horne (vocals) at home of Spencer and Caroline Horne, near Livingston, Alabama, on May 28, 1939.
Medium
sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1939/001: AFS 02692a01
Source Collection
John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (AFC 1939/001)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcss39.2692a1
Language
English
Online Format
audio

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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 Jim Henry "Duck" Horne. She Brought My Breakfast. near Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000228/.

APA citation style:

Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T. & Horne, J. H. ". (1939) She Brought My Breakfast. near Livingston, Alabama. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000228/.

MLA citation style:

Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Jim Henry "Duck" Horne. She Brought My Breakfast. near Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000228/>.