Audio Recording I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before

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Title
I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before
Contributor Names
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
Tartt, Sims (Performer)
Atmore, Bettie (Performer)
Tartt, Mandy (Performer)
Created / Published
Livingston, Alabama, May 30, 1939
Genre
Music
Songs
Religious songs
Notes
-  Venue: On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt
-  Performance Note: "I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before" performed by Sims Tartt, Bettie Atmore, Mandy Tartt (vocals) at On porch of home of Mr. & Mrs. W.P. Tartt, Livingston, Alabama, on May 30, 1939.
Medium
sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1939/001: AFS 02700b02
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/afcss39.2700b2
Online Format
audio

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Credit line

John and Ruby Lomax 1939 southern states recording trip (AFC 1939/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Cite This Item

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Chicago citation style:

Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, Sims Tartt, Bettie Atmore, and Mandy Tartt. I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before. Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000452/.

APA citation style:

Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Tartt, S., Atmore, B. & Tartt, M. (1939) I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before. Livingston, Alabama. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000452/.

MLA citation style:

Lomax, John A, et al. I Never Heard a Man Speak Like Dis Man Before. Livingston, Alabama, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000452/>.