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The Weavers at Carnegie Hall

Performer:
Weavers (Musical group)  Search this
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014  Search this
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
New York
United States
New York (N.Y.)
South Africa
Contents:
Darling Corey.--Kisses sweeter than wine.--Pay me my money down.--Greensleeves.--Rock Island Line.--Around the world.--Wimoweh.--Venga Jaleo.--Suliram.--Sholom chavarim.--Lonesome traveller.--I know where I'm going.--Woody's rag and 900 miles.--Sixteen tons.--Follow the drinking gourd.--When the saints go marching in.--I've got a home in that rock.--Hush little baby.--Go where I send thee.--Goodnight Irene.
Track Information:
101 Darling Corey / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

102 Kisses Sweeter than Wine / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

103 Pay Me My Money Down / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

104 Greensleeves / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

105 Rock Island Line / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

106 Flop Eared Mule / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

106 Bright Shines the Moon / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

106 Artza Aleinu / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

106 Hey Li-Lee Hey Li-Lee Lo / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

107 Wimoweh / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

108 Venga Jaleo / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

109 Suliram (Indonesian Lullaby) / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

110 Sholom Chavarim / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

201 Lonesome Traveler / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

202 I Know Where I'm Going / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

203 Woody's Rag / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

203 900 Miles / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

204 Sixteen Tons / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

205 Follow the Drinking Gourd / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

206 When the Saints Go Marching In / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

207 I've Got a Home in That Rock / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

208 Hush Little Baby / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

209 Children, Go Where I Send Thee / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.

210 Irene (Goodnight Irene) / Weavers (Musical group), Lee Hays, Pete Seeger. Banjo,Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-LP-0652

Vanguard.9010
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Vanguard
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New York (N.Y.), United States, New York, 1955.
General:
The Weavers consist of Pete Seeger, Ronnie Gilbert, Lee Hays and Fred Hellerman. Ballads and folk-songs performed by the Weavers; with acc. of banjo, guitars, and recorder. Durations on labels. "Electronically re-recorded to simulate stereo." Program notes on container. Production notes: Recorded Dec. 24, 1955 at Carnegie Hall, New York.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Folksong revival  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Mines and mineral resources  Search this
Underground Railroad  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-LP-0652
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / LP
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5354e594d-812b-4796-80dc-eb653e539010
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref16407

Acetate Dubs: Butch and Bess Hawes, Pete Seeger, Lee Hays

Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Producer:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Performer:
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014  Search this
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
New York
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Contents:
MTA--People's choice; Pete Seeger-- Buffalo gals-- Blues in the Night; Lee Hays--Oh Freedom--This whole world's in a sad condition
Track Information:
101 MTA (ACT-513) / Guitar.

102 People's Choice (ACT-513) / Guitar.

103 Buffalo Gals (ACT-1251) / Pete Seeger. Banjo.

105 Blues in the Night (ACT-3652) / Pete Seeger. Banjo.

106 Oh, Freedom (ACT-3652) / Lee Hays. Guitar.

107 This Whole World's in a Sad Condition (ACT-3652) / Lee Hays. Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-7RR-0048
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New York (N.Y.), United States, New York.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Folksong revival  Search this
Topical songs  Search this
Cowboys -- Songs and music  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Local elections  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FP-1992-7RR-0048
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / RR
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5a3bd9210-f7ed-47b2-b7d0-3404b38380ba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref28754

Acetate Dubs: Lee Hays, People's Songs; Josh White

Recorder:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Performer:
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
White, Josh  Search this
People's Songs (Organization)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
New York
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Contents:
Lee Hays-- Mary don't you weep; Josh white-- Beloved comrade--Hard times blues--Free and equal blues--Jerry
Track Information:
101 Oh, Mary Don't You Weep (ACT-3652) / Lee Hays. Guitar.

102 Beloved Comrade (ACT-3652) / People's Songs (Organization), Josh White. Guitar.

103 Hard Times Blues (ACT-3652) / People's Songs (Organization), Josh White. Guitar.

104 Free and Equal Blues (ACT-3652) / People's Songs (Organization), Josh White. Guitar.

105 Jerry (ACT-3652) / Josh White. Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-1992-7RR-0049
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New York (N.Y.), United States, New York.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Folksong revival  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Topical songs  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FP-1992-7RR-0049
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / RR
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk58a6ffb22-5807-4e99-9163-2bdb17ad0a17
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref28755

Robert C. Malone photographs

Photographer:
Malone, Robert C., 1931-2019  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
Gooding, Cynthia  Search this
Hamilton, Frank, 1934-  Search this
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Hellerman, Fred, 1927-2016  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 Boxe (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:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
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 lives in Ridgewood, New Jersey. Between 1957-1961, Robert C. 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
See more items in:
Robert C. Malone photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5e750a176-9c34-4a4b-91b9-513a08a340ed
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-cfch-malo
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