The Resource Negro work songs and calls

Negro work songs and calls

Label
Negro work songs and calls
Title
Negro work songs and calls
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1670
LC item number
.N49x 1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1891-1978
  • 1901-1975
  • 1911-2000
  • 1915-2002
  • 1867-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnicle, Mary Elizabeth
  • Botkin, Benjamin Albert
  • Halpert, Herbert
  • Lomax, Alan
  • Lomax, John A.
  • Lomax, Ruby T.
  • Archive of Folk Culture (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • Folk music
  • Folk songs, English
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Work songs
  • Work songs
Label
Negro work songs and calls
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally released in the series Folk music of the United States, Recording Library, Library of Congress AFS L8, 1943; reissued in cooperation with the American Folklife Center and the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress"--Booklet, back cover
  • "The Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture."
  • Field recordings by Herbert Halpert, John A. Lomax, Ruby T. Lomax, Alan Lomax, and Mary E. Barnicle; edited by B.A. Botkin and Alan Lomax
  • Originally issued as compact disc
  • Program notes by B.A. Botkin and Alan Lomax, and texts (21 p. : ill.) in original container
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Go down, old Hannah (James (Iron Head) Baker ... [et al.]) (2:41)
  • Hammer, ring (Jesse Bradley and group) (2:37)
  • I wonder what's the matter ("Lightning" and group) (2:52)
  • Roll 'im on down (David Pryor and group) (2:36)
  • Rock Island Line (Kelly Pace ... [et al.]) (1:45)
  • Track-lining song (Allen Prothero) (2:31)
  • It makes a long time man feel bad (Kelly Pace ... [et al.]) (6:08)
  • O Lord, don' 'low me to beat 'em (Willie Williams) (2:33)
  • Unloading rails (3:39) ; Tamping ties (:44) (Henry Truvillion)
  • Heaving the lead line (Sam Hazel) (3:00)
  • Mississippi sounding calls (Joe Shores) (2:09)
  • Arwhoolie : cornfield holler (Thomas J. Marshall) (:44)
  • Quittin' time song 1 (:35) ; Quittin' time song 2 (:35) (Samuel Brooks)
  • Mealtime call (Thomas J. Marshall) (:14)
  • Possum was an evil thing (2:47) ; Come on, boys, and let's go to huntin' (1:55) (Henry Truvillion)
  • Old Rattler (Mose (Clear Rock) Platt, James (Iron Head) Baker) (3:06)
Control code
ASP397055/amso
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)697953388
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Negro work songs and calls
Publication
Note
  • "Originally released in the series Folk music of the United States, Recording Library, Library of Congress AFS L8, 1943; reissued in cooperation with the American Folklife Center and the Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress"--Booklet, back cover
  • "The Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture."
  • Field recordings by Herbert Halpert, John A. Lomax, Ruby T. Lomax, Alan Lomax, and Mary E. Barnicle; edited by B.A. Botkin and Alan Lomax
  • Originally issued as compact disc
  • Program notes by B.A. Botkin and Alan Lomax, and texts (21 p. : ill.) in original container
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Go down, old Hannah (James (Iron Head) Baker ... [et al.]) (2:41)
  • Hammer, ring (Jesse Bradley and group) (2:37)
  • I wonder what's the matter ("Lightning" and group) (2:52)
  • Roll 'im on down (David Pryor and group) (2:36)
  • Rock Island Line (Kelly Pace ... [et al.]) (1:45)
  • Track-lining song (Allen Prothero) (2:31)
  • It makes a long time man feel bad (Kelly Pace ... [et al.]) (6:08)
  • O Lord, don' 'low me to beat 'em (Willie Williams) (2:33)
  • Unloading rails (3:39) ; Tamping ties (:44) (Henry Truvillion)
  • Heaving the lead line (Sam Hazel) (3:00)
  • Mississippi sounding calls (Joe Shores) (2:09)
  • Arwhoolie : cornfield holler (Thomas J. Marshall) (:44)
  • Quittin' time song 1 (:35) ; Quittin' time song 2 (:35) (Samuel Brooks)
  • Mealtime call (Thomas J. Marshall) (:14)
  • Possum was an evil thing (2:47) ; Come on, boys, and let's go to huntin' (1:55) (Henry Truvillion)
  • Old Rattler (Mose (Clear Rock) Platt, James (Iron Head) Baker) (3:06)
Control code
ASP397055/amso
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)697953388
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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