The Resource Negro prison songs : from the Mississippi State Penitentiary, work songs and blues recorded edited and annotated by Alan Lomax

Negro prison songs : from the Mississippi State Penitentiary, work songs and blues recorded edited and annotated by Alan Lomax

Label
Negro prison songs : from the Mississippi State Penitentiary
Title
Negro prison songs
Title remainder
from the Mississippi State Penitentiary
Statement of responsibility
work songs and blues recorded edited and annotated by Alan Lomax
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
IWU
Date time place
"Recorded by Alan Lomax in 1947 at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman, Mississippi"--Container
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1670
LC item number
.L6 1947
PerformerNote
Composed and performed by various Negro prisoners
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mississippi State Penitentiary
  • Lomax, Alan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Work songs
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • African Americans
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • Work songs
  • Mississippi
  • United States
Label
Negro prison songs : from the Mississippi State Penitentiary, work songs and blues recorded edited and annotated by Alan Lomax
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Work songs and blues
  • Program notes by Alan Lomax on container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (14 pages)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder's home -- No more, my Lawd -- Old Alabama -- Black woman -- Jumpin' Judy -- Whoa buck -- Prettiest train -- Old dollar Mamie -- It makes a long time man feel bad -- Rosie -- Levee camp holler -- What makes a work song leader? -- Early in the mornin' -- How I got in the penitentiary -- Tangle eye blues -- Stackerlee -- Prison blues
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo
Publisher number
  • TR-1020
  • TLP 1020
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04725739
  • (OCoLC)ocm04725739
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Negro prison songs : from the Mississippi State Penitentiary, work songs and blues recorded edited and annotated by Alan Lomax
Publication
Note
  • Work songs and blues
  • Program notes by Alan Lomax on container
Accompanying material
1 booklet (14 pages)
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Murder's home -- No more, my Lawd -- Old Alabama -- Black woman -- Jumpin' Judy -- Whoa buck -- Prettiest train -- Old dollar Mamie -- It makes a long time man feel bad -- Rosie -- Levee camp holler -- What makes a work song leader? -- Early in the mornin' -- How I got in the penitentiary -- Tangle eye blues -- Stackerlee -- Prison blues
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo
Publisher number
  • TR-1020
  • TLP 1020
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04725739
  • (OCoLC)ocm04725739
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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