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Festival Recordings: Going to America discussion; Bessie Jones children's games; Frank Hovington; Greek Dances [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Maryland Program 1972 Washington, D.C  Search this
Jones, Bessie 1902-1984  Search this
Hovington, Frank  Search this
Raim, Ethel  Search this
Thieberger, Erwin 1908-1987  Search this
Mastromanolis, Manuel N. 1941-  Search this
DiBlasi, Anna  Search this
Farinacci, Mike 1902-1975  Search this
Koenig, Martin  Search this
Rinzler, Kate 1937-2010  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Americans  Search this
Gullahs  Search this
Musical sound recordings
United States
Washington (D.C.)
CDR copy
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 1, 1972.
Table of contents:
Going to America discussion with Ethel Raim, Manny Mastromalonis, Anna DiBlassi, Mike Farinacci, Erwin Thieberger, Martin Koenig; Kate Rinzler- presenter- Children's games from the Sea Islands; Bessie Jones-Mama lama--Josephine--Little Sally Walker--Ronald McDonald--Here we go zodiac--Zing, zing, zing--Alabama, Mississippi--Nana thread needle--Old lady from Brewster; Frankl Hovington--90 going north--Lonesome road--Show me the way to go home--Red river--Sing sing prison blues--Keep it quiet--Red River Valley--Ain't got no loving baby blues--Railroad Bill
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Oral history  Search this
Music  Search this
Games  Search this
Sea Islands--Songs and music  Search this
Immigrant communities  Search this
Emigration & immigration  Search this
Migration  Search this
Gullah  Search this
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Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections