:: Title :: Interview with Bessie Jones about her relationship with her baby's father
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Lomax, Alan
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones I 9/61
:: Date :: 9/24/1961
:: Reference Information :: T949.0, Track 8 (00:09:14)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The second of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones' first husband, Cassius, went with her for about five months before she became pregnant. She talks about how he taught her to enjoy being with a man.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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