Audio Recording Got a Woman up the Bayou
Got a Woman up the Bayou
Got a Woman up the Bayou
About this Item
- Got a Woman up the Bayou
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Williams, Ross "Po' Chance" (Performer)
Created / Published
- Parchman, Mississippi, May 24, 1939
- - United States -- Mississippi -- Sunflower County -- Parchman
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Work songs
- - Field hollers
- Work songs
- Field hollers
- - Location also known as Miss. State Farm
- - Venue: State Penitentiary, Camp #1; Stockade Hall
- - Performance Note: "Got a Woman up the Bayou" performed by Ross "Po' Chance" Williams (vocals) at State Penitentiary, Camp #1; Stockade Hall, Parchman, Mississippi, on May 24, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02676b01
- 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 Ross "Po' Chance" Williams. Got a Woman up the Bayou. Parchman, Mississippi, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000358/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T. & Williams, R. ". C. (1939) Got a Woman up the Bayou. Parchman, Mississippi. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000358/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Ross "Po' Chance" Williams. Got a Woman up the Bayou. Parchman, Mississippi, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000358/>.