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Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
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Musical sound recordings
United States
Titles on container: A golden treasury of the fifty greatest folk singers in their legendary folk songs ; A golden treasury of legendary folk songs. In container ; manual sequence. "Index by artist" laid in. Joan Baez; Leon Bibb; Odetta; Jack Elliott; Mike Seeger; Richard Dyer-Bennet; Josh White; Rooftop Singers.; Weavers (Musical group); Ian & Sylvia.; Baby Sitters (Musical group); Greenbriar Boys.
Table of contents:
Nova Scotia farewell --Come all ye fair and tender ladies --Kisses sweeter than wine --Gypsy Davey --500 miles -- Twelve gates to the city --Three ravens --Meeting at the building --Little birdie --Hush little baby --Streets of Laredo -- Shoes --When you hear them cuckoos hollerin' --John Hardy --Cool water --Old Dan Tucker --Texas Rangers --John B. sails --Cripple creek --Sitting on top of the world --Other side of Jordan --I know where I'm going --Lily of the west -- Fight on --Michael row the boat ashore --Shady grove --Nine pound hammer --Johnny has gone for a soldier --Ha ha thisaway --More pretty girls--Come to the fair --I wish I was a baby --There was an old woman --One meatball --Blow that candle out --Rangers command --Mountain dew --When first unto this country I came --Little Maggie --Pick a bale of cotton --Pretty Saro --Which side are you on --La bastringue -- Hobo blues --Old raccoon --Every night when the sun goes in --Ballad of Springhill --Before I met you --Walk on --Hole in the bucket --My rambling boy --Candy man --Sinner man -- Foggy Mountain top --Willie Moore --Tell me my little one --One man's hands --Gambler's blues (St. James Infirmary) -- Lady gay --One grain of sand
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:
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Local number:
Longines Symphonette Sociiety 176-80
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections