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The Resource Prison worksongs, (sound recording)

Prison worksongs, (sound recording)

Label
Prison worksongs
Title
Prison worksongs
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Date time place
Recorded at the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, La. in 1959; originally issued as Folklyric LP A-5
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various incarcerated performers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Work songs
  • Prisoners' songs
  • Blues (Music)
Label
Prison worksongs, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prison work songs
  • Program notes by Harry Oster on container; additional notes and lyrics ([23] p.) inserted; performers listed on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Berta -- Take this hammer -- Stewball -- 5 long years for one man -- Alberta let your bangs grow long -- I had 5 long years -- Early in the mornin' -- All teamed up in Angola's mule lot -- I got a hurtin' in my right side -- Let your hammer ring -- Cleaning this highway -- John Henry -- Something within me -- Jesus cares
Control code
3214230
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76761970
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy missing inserted notes.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
2012
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Prison worksongs, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Prison work songs
  • Program notes by Harry Oster on container; additional notes and lyrics ([23] p.) inserted; performers listed on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Berta -- Take this hammer -- Stewball -- 5 long years for one man -- Alberta let your bangs grow long -- I had 5 long years -- Early in the mornin' -- All teamed up in Angola's mule lot -- I got a hurtin' in my right side -- Let your hammer ring -- Cleaning this highway -- John Henry -- Something within me -- Jesus cares
Control code
3214230
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76761970
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy missing inserted notes.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
2012
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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