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Moving Star Hall Singers and Alan Lomax sound recording : Sea Island Folk Festival, Johns Island, South Carolina / recorded by Guy Carawan

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes by Guy Carawan and song lyrics (8 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Janie Hunter, Isabel Simmons, Benjamin Bligen, James W. Mackey, Mary Pinckney, Ruth Bligen: vocals.
Recorded in John's Island, South Carolina, in 1963.
Track information
101. Remember Me
102. Meet Me in Galilee
103. Ask the Watchman How Long - New Year's Eve Song
104. See God's Ark A-Moving
105. Talk about the Sea Island Folk Festival, Texas Folk Tale:Having a Hard Time, Texas Hide and Seek Song: All Hid / Alan Lomax
201. Ezekial in the Valley
202. Gullah Folk Tale: Barney McCabe
203. Somebody Stole My Henhouse Key
204. Blues
205. Ezekial in the Valley
206. Mary Rolled the Stone Away
207. Moonlight in Glory
208. You Got To Move
Publisher number
FS 3841 Folkways
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
Moving Star Hall Singers
Lomax, Alan 1915-2002
commentator
Carawan, Guy
album cover design
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006
album cover photo
Gahr, David
Date
1964
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type
Phonograph records
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
FLP 70902
Folkways 3841
Culture
African Americans
Americans
Anglo-American
Topic
Folk songs, English
Spirituals (Songs)
Gospel music
Children's songs
Blues (Music)
Place
South Carolina
United States
Johns Island (S.C.)
Restrictions & Rights
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