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Wimoweh and Other Songs of Freedom and Protest [sound recording]

Performer:
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Dixon, Willie 1915-1992  Search this
Memphis Slim  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Anglo-American  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Date:
1968
1951-1960
Topic:
Protest songs  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Local number:
FW31018
Folkways 5233
Restrictions & Rights:
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_233205
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Big Bill Broonzy [sound recording] / interviewed by Studs Terkel

Creator:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Commentator:
Smith, Charles Edward 1904-1970  Search this
Interviewer:
Terkel, Studs 1912-2008  Search this
Album cover design:
Rosenhouse, Irwin  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Oral history
Interviews
Date:
1957
1950-1960
Topic:
Blues (music)  Search this
Local number:
FW03586
Folkways 3586
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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edanmdm:siris_arc_246665
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Big Bill Broonzy Sings Folk Songs [sound recording]

Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Producer:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Uniform title:
Ragtime  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Music
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1962
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Guitar  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
FW02328
FW-ASCH-LP-02328
Folkways 2328
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_313979
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Studs Terkel's Weekly Almanac on Folk Music [sound recording]

Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Illinois
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Local number:
RA-RAMS-LP-0193
FW03864
Folkways 86/4
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Frederic Ramsey audiorecordings collection, circa 1950s 287448
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_334128
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Sing out with Pete! [sound recording] / Pete Seeger with audience

Title:
Title from sleeve Sing out with Pete! : Pete Seeger with audience at Yale Univ., Chicago Univ., Carnegie Hall, Village Gate
Performer:
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Hopkins, Lightnin' 1912-1982  Search this
Memphis Slim  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Dixon, Willie 1915-1992  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Date:
1961
1950-1960
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk songs, English  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Local number:
FW02455
Folkways 2455
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231706
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Blues with Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Terry, and Brownie McGhee [sound recording] : in a WFMT Chicago Presentation with Studs Terkel interviewing

Title:
WFMT Chicago Presents The Blues with Studs Terkel interviewing
Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Terry, Sonny  Search this
McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996  Search this
Commentator:
Terkel, Studs 1912-2008  Search this
Album cover photo:
Gahr, David  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1959
1950-1960
20th century
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Local number:
FW03817
Folkways 3817
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231948
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Radio Programme No. 4 [sound recording] : Studs Terkel's Weekly Almanac on Folk Music Blues on WFMT with Big Bill Broonzy and Pete Seeger

Commentator:
Terkel, Studs 1912-2008  Search this
Performer:
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Illinois
Date:
1956
1950-1960
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Radio programs, Musical  Search this
Local number:
FW03864
Folkways 3864
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231986

Big Bill Broonzy sings country blues [sound recording] / recorded ... by Moses Asch

Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Commentator:
Smith, Charles Edward 1904-1970  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1957
1950-1960
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-4959
FW02326
Folkways 2326
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233197
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The country blues [sound recording] / compiled and edited by Samuel B. Charters

Producer:
Charters, Samuel Barclay 1929-2015  Search this
Performer:
Jefferson, Blind Lemon 1897-1929  Search this
Johnson, Lonnie 1894-1970  Search this
Cannon, Gus 1883-1979  Search this
Howell, Peg Leg 1888-1966  Search this
McTell, Blind Willie  Search this
Shade, Will 1898-1966  Search this
Johnson, Blind Willie  Search this
Carr, Leroy 1905-1935  Search this
Estes, Sleepy John 1899-1977  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
White, Bukka  Search this
McClennan, Tommy  Search this
Johnson, Robert 1911-1938  Search this
Cannon's Jug Stompers  Search this
Memphis Jug Band  Search this
Creator:
Washboard Sam 1910-1966  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Date:
1959
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Jug band music  Search this
Local number:
FW00RF1
Folkways RF1
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231633
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Blues roots / Chicago [sound recording] : the 1930's / compiled and annotated by Samuel Charters

Producer:
Charters, Samuel Barclay 1929-2015  Search this
Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Davis, Blind John 1913-1985  Search this
Williams, Fred  Search this
Temple, Johnnie  Search this
Malcolm, Horace  Search this
McCoy, Charlie 1909-1950  Search this
Gillum, Jazz 1904-1966  Search this
Elkins, Alfred  Search this
Memphis Minnie 1897-1973  Search this
McCoy, Minnie  Search this
Merriwether, Maceo  Search this
Oden, St. Louis Jimmy  Search this
Sykes, Roosevelt  Search this
Black Bob (Pianist)  Search this
Memphis Minnie 1897-1973  Search this
Big Maceo 1905-1953  Search this
Tampa Red 1904-1981  Search this
St. Louis Jimmy  Search this
Washboard Sam 1910-1966  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1967
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FWRBF16
Folkways RBF 16
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231660
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Jazz. Vol. 10 [sound recording] : Boogie Woogie and Jump and Kansas City / edited by Frederic Ramsey, Jr

Title:
Title on sleeve : Jazz, Vol. 10 : Boogie Woogie
Commentator:
Ramsey, Frederic 1915-1995  Search this
Performer:
Jackson, Jim ca. 1884-1937  Search this
Spand, Charlie  Search this
Ammons, Albert 1907-1949  Search this
Lewis, Meade 1905-1964  Search this
Lofton, Cripple Clarence 1887-1957  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Yancey, Jimmy 1894?-1951  Search this
Johnson, Pete 1904-  Search this
Kirk, Andy 1898-1992  Search this
Basie, Count 1904-  Search this
McShann, Jay  Search this
Tampa Red 1900-  Search this
Blind Blake  Search this
Twelve Clouds of Joy (Musical group)  Search this
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra  Search this
Jones-Smith Incorporated  Search this
Jay McShann Orchestra  Search this
Kansas City Seven (Count Basie)  Search this
Album cover design:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Creator:
Williams, Mary Lou 1910-1981  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African American  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
New York
Date:
1953
1920-1940
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Boogie woogie (Music)  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Piano  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 73
Folkways 2810
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231816

Robert C. Malone photographs

Photographer:
Malone, Robert C.  Search this
Names:
Old Town School of Folk Music  Search this
Weavers (Musical group)  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958  Search this
Performer:
Bikel, Theodore  Search this
English, Logan  Search this
Gilbert, Ronnie  Search this
GoodingCynthia  Search this
Hamilton, Frank, 1934-  Search this
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Hellerman, Fred, 1927-  Search this
Houston, Cisco  Search this
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972  Search this
Koppelman, Robert S. (Robert Steven), 1959-  Search this
Langhorne, Bruce  Search this
Odetta, 1930-2008  Search this
Schlamme, Martha  Search this
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014  Search this
Sellers, John, 1924-  Search this
Stracke, Win, 1908-1991  Search this
Extent:
1 folder (papers)
1 binder (contact sheets and prints, black and white)
1 box (35 mm negatives, black and white, 8.5"x10.75"x2.5")
0.44 Cubic Feet (2 boxes contain the extent details for this collection, Box 1 is 0.24 cubic feet and Box 2 is 0.2 cubic feet)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Binders
Photographic prints
Correspondence
Contact sheets
Black-and-white negatives
Place:
Chicago (Ill.)
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1957 - 1961
Summary:
Original photographs and negatives taken by Robert C. Malone.
Scope and Contents:
The Robert C. Malone photographs document the performances of folk singers. The collection dates from 1957 to circa 1961. Photographic materials include 16 rolls of negatives, contact sheets made from the negatives, and 14 prints. The collection features photographs of the Weavers and Cisco Houston. The collection also includes a small amount of correspondence, including two letters from Robert C. Malone to the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage concerning the donation of the collection, and two letters from Lee Hays to Robert C. Malone. A handful of Malone's prints are housed with the Lee Hays papers in the Rinzler Archives and are not included in the finding aid.
Arrangement note:
Arranged in 6 series: (1) University of Chicago; (2) Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, Ill.; (3) One Sheridan Square, N.Y.; (4) Cisco Houston's Last Performance; (5) Miscellaneous People; (6) Correspondence and Miscellaneous. Contact sheets and prints arranged in 1 binder; negatives are stored in a separate binder. Series VI, Correspondence and Miscellaneous, is filed separately. Materials are arranged chronologically.
Biographical/Historical note:
Robert C. Malone is currently retired and living in Ridgewood New Jersey. During the late 1950's and early 1960's, Mr. Malone moved between Chicago and New York photographing folk singers such as the Weavers and Cisco Houston. Through contact with Robert Koppelman, a scholar working with the Lee Hays Papers in the Rinzler Archives, Robert C. Malone heard about the Archives and wrote to offer his photos to the Archives collections.
Provenance:
The Smithsonian Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections acquired the Robert C. Malone Photograph Collection in 1998. In a letter dated 19 January 1999, Mr. Malone gave full discretion to the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage to grant permission for both internal and external use of his photographs with the request that his work be credited.
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Permission for the reproduction or publication of items in the Robert C. Malone Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Consult the archivists for further information at (202) 633-7322.
Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archivists for further information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographic prints
Correspondence
Contact sheets
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Robert C. Malone photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.MALO
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Robert C. Malone photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-cfch-malo
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Music down home [sound recording] : an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A. / edited by Charles Edward Smith

Title:
Title on insert Down Home : A Portrait of a people - an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A
Editor:
Smith, Charles Edward 1904-1970  Search this
Performer:
Leadbelly 1885-1949  Search this
Dodson, Annie Grace Horn  Search this
Brown, Enoch  Search this
Dodson, Annie  Search this
Amerson, Rich  Search this
Hibler, Rosie  Search this
Melton, Dorothy  Search this
Reed, Dock  Search this
Hall, Vera 1906-1964  Search this
Coleman, Earthy Anne  Search this
Terry, Sonny  Search this
Moore, Mozelle  Search this
McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996  Search this
Eaglin, Snooks 1936-2009  Search this
Spivey, Victoria  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Cannon, Gus 1883-1979  Search this
Lewis, Furry 1893-1981  Search this
Burse, Charlie  Search this
Slade, Will  Search this
Thomas, Willie  Search this
Cage, Butch  Search this
Little Brother Montgomery  Search this
Rosie Hibler and Family  Search this
Jubilee Singers  Search this
Children of East York School  Search this
Sonny Terry's Washboard Band  Search this
Montgomery Gospel Trio  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Songs and music
Music
Place:
Southern states
United States
Date:
1965
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Protest songs  Search this
Prisoners' songs  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Hymns  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Lullabies  Search this
Children's songs  Search this
Storytelling  Search this
Singing games  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Ballads  Search this
Skiffle  Search this
Jug band music  Search this
Fiddle tunes  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Work songs  Search this
Local number:
FW02691
Folkways 2691
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231806
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I'm Going to Move to the Outskirts of Town/Hard Hearted Woman [sound recording]

Artist:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Local number:
FW-ASCH-78-0225
Columbia 37196
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_320549

Tell Me Baby/I Feel So Good [sound recording]

Artist:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Local number:
FW-ASCH-78-1876
Columbia 37088
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_321971

Big Bill Broonzy [sound recording]

Creator:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Local number:
FW-ASCH-7RR-5982
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_355544

Bill Broonzy: On Tour in Britian, 1952 [sound recording]

Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Date:
2002
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Local number:
Jasmine 301/2
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_356146

Intolerable Cruelity [sound recording]

Artist:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Date:
2003
Topic:
Film + TV  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Local number:
Hip-O 1390
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_357536

Big Bill Broonzy [sound recording]

Performer:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Illinois
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-1548
Ricordi Sine 2326
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_315316

Studs Terkel's Weekly Almanac: Radio Programme, No. 4: Folk Music and Blues 1 [sound recording]

Producer:
Terkel, Studs 1912-2008  Search this
Artist:
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Illinois
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Topic:
Blues (Music)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0999
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_318383

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