Manuscript/Mixed Material I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road
About this Item
- I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road
- Contributor Names
- Goree, John Lowry (Contributor)
- Created / Published
- Houston, Texas, April 12, 1939
- Subject Headings
- - United States -- Texas -- Harris County -- Houston
- - Manuscripts
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as J. L. Goree
- - Venue: Home of J.L. Goree
- - Textual transcription of "I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road," performed at Home of J.L. Goree, Houston, Texas, on April 12, 1939.
- manuscript: song text, 1 pages
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: st0004
- Source Collection
- John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (AFC 1939/001)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
- online text
- IIIF Presentation Manifest
- Manifest (JSON/LD)
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John and Ruby Lomax 1939 southern states recording trip (AFC 1939/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.
Chicago citation style:
Goree, John Lowry. I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road. Houston, Texas, 1939. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000859/.
APA citation style:
Goree, J. L. (1939) I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road. Houston, Texas. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000859/.
MLA citation style:
Goree, John Lowry. I Got a Purty Gal Down De Road. Houston, Texas, 1939. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000859/>.