Audio Recording A la mar fueron mis ojos Song / Translated title: To the Ocean Went My Eyes
[A la mar fueron mis ojos]
A la mar fueron mis ojos
About this Item
- A la mar fueron mis ojos
- Translated title: To the Ocean Went My Eyes
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Rodriguez, Maria (Performer)
Created / Published
- near Brownsville, Texas, April 27, 1939
- - United States -- Texas -- Cameron County -- Brownsville
- - Music
- - Songs
- - Children's songs
- - Love songs
- Children's songs
- Love songs
- - Venue: Blalock School
- - Performance Note: "A la mar fueron mis ojos" performed by Maria Rodriguez (vocals) at Blalock School, near Brownsville, Texas, on April 27, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02612a02
- 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
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Chicago citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Maria Rodriguez. A La Mar Fueron Mis Ojos. near Brownsville, Texas, 1939. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000599/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T. & Rodriguez, M. (1939) A La Mar Fueron Mis Ojos. near Brownsville, Texas. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000599/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Maria Rodriguez. A La Mar Fueron Mis Ojos. near Brownsville, Texas, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000599/>.