:: Title :: Interview with Bessie Jones about the Primitive Baptists and When That Train Make His Last Station Blow
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Marchand, Antoinette [vocal]
:: 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 IV 9/61
:: Date :: 9/27/1961
:: Reference Information :: T953.0, Track 6 (00:03:46)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The fifth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones mentions the Methodist, Baptist, and Primitive Baptist sects. Hardshell people had "strong" meetings, and all church members were expected to live their faiths. Her first husband loved the song, When That Train Make His Last Station Blow.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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