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    Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin migrant workers collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection includes field recordings made in July and August, 1940 and 1941 in Farm Security Administration migrant worker camps in California. These included the Arvin, Shafter, Visalia, Firebaugh, Westley, Thornton, and Yuba FSA camps. Recordings were made of dance music, popular songs, ballads and folk songs, original songs, conversations, camp council meetings, poems, and stories describing life in the camps, whose residents were ...
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Sonkin, Robert - Todd, Charles L. - Lomax, Alan - Hemmig, Robert - Rothstein, Arthur - Lange, Dorothea - Archive of American Folk Song - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1939
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Railroader
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Backward Song
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Pike, Joy
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Charmin' Dame
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ
    • Date: 1941-00-00
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Punkin Patch
    • Contributor: Pike, Russ - Pike, Cleo
    • Date: 1941-00-00

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