Audio Recording Fight For Union Recognition

Fight For Union Recognition

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Fight For Union Recognition

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Title
Fight For Union Recognition
Contributor Names
Todd, Charles L., 1911-2004 (Collector)
Sonkin, Robert, 1910-1980 (Collector)
Rains, Ruby (Performer)
Rains, Bert (Performer)
Latham, Jack (Composer)
Created / Published
Bakersfield, August 15, 1940
Subject Headings
-  Bakersfield
-  Music
-  Field recordings
-  Songs
-  California -- Bakersfield
Genre
Music
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  Performance Note: Fight For Union Recognition performed by Rains, Ruby, with guitar
-  Words by Jack Latham, sung to the tune of "I've Been Working on the Railroad."
Medium
Sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1985/001: AFS 04141a02
Source Collection
Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Workers Collection (AFC 1985/001)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcts.4141a2
Language
english
Online Format
audio
Original Format
sound recording

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Credit line

Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin migrant workers collection (AFC 1985/001), 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:

Todd, Charles L, Robert Sonkin, Ruby Rains, Bert Rains, and Jack Latham. Fight For Union Recognition. Bakersfield, 1940. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/toddbib000173/.

APA citation style:

Todd, C. L., Sonkin, R., Rains, R., Rains, B. & Latham, J. (1940) Fight For Union Recognition. Bakersfield. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/toddbib000173/.

MLA citation style:

Todd, Charles L, et al. Fight For Union Recognition. Bakersfield, 1940. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/toddbib000173/>.

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