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Lead Belly Legacy, Vol. 3: Early Recordings sound recording / Lead Belly; edited by Frederic Ramsey Jr.; recorded by Moses Asch

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Data Source
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Notes
Program notes by Frederic Ramsey, Jr., including song lyrics, (6 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Lead Belly, vocals and guitar.
Track information
101. Fort Worth and Dallas Blues. (3:01)
102. Black Snake. (3:11)
103. Roberta, part 1. (2:59)
104. Roberta, part 2. (3:02)
201. Driving Song. (2:52)
202. Daddy, I'm Coming Back to You. (2:47)
203. See See Rider. (2:58)
204. Pigmeat. (3:14)
Publisher number
FA 2024 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
artist
Leadbelly 1885-1949
liner notes
Ramsey, Frederic 1915-1995
producer
Asch, Moses
Date
1951
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
FW-COMM-LP-02024
Folkways 2024
Culture
Americans
African American
Topic
Blues (Music)
Folk music
Folk songs, English
Guitar
Place
United States
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