Audio Recording Amazing Grace
About this Item
- Amazing Grace
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Hall, Vera, d. 1964 (Performer)
- Reed, Dock (Performer)
- Allison, Jesse (Performer)
Created / Published
- Livingston, Alabama, May 26, 1939
- - United States -- Alabama -- Sumter County -- Livingston
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Hymns
- - Religious songs
- Religious songs
- - Collector's genre note: "lined hymn"
- - Venue: On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Dock "Zebediah" Reed
- - Performance Note: "Amazing Grace" performed by Dock Reed, Jesse Allison, and Vera Hall (vocals) at On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt, Livingston, Alabama, on May 26, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02684a01
- 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
Cite This Item
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, Vera Hall, Dock Reed, and Jesse Allison. Amazing Grace. Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000386/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Hall, V., Reed, D. & Allison, J. (1939) Amazing Grace. Livingston, Alabama. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000386/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, et al. Amazing Grace. Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000386/>.