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American ballads sound recording / sung by Pete Seeger

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes by Norman Studer and song lyrics (8 p. : ill.) in container.
Pete Seeger, vocals and banjo accompaniment.
Track information
101. Pretty Polly
102. The Three Butchers (Johnson)
103. John Henry
104. Jay Gould's Daughter
105. The Titanic Disaster
106. Fair Margaret and Sweet William / (Child No. 74)
107. John Hardy
201. The Golden Vanity / (Child No. 286)
202. Gypsy Davy / (Child No. 200)
203. Farmer's Curst Wife / (Child No. 278)
204. Down in Carlisle (In Carlyle There Lived a Lady)
205. St. James Hospital
206. Jesse James
207. Barbara Allen / (Child No. 84)
Publisher number
FA 2319 Folkways Records
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: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
performer
Seeger, Pete 1919-2014
commentator
Studer, Norman
Date
1957
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
Songs and music
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
FW02319
Folkways 2319
Topic
Folk music
Folk songs, English
Ballads, English
Work songs
Railroads
Sea songs
Place
United States
Title
Title from sleeve : American Ballads sung by Peter Seeger and his five string banjo
Restrictions & Rights
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