:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on meeting her husband
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Lomax, Alan
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 V 10/61
:: Date :: 10/8/1961
:: Reference Information :: T961.0, Track 6 (00:11:43)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 11 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones met her second husband, George Jones, when she wanted to go to a show and needed an escort. He walked by, and she asked if he would mind accompanying her. George was a "complete gentleman," and a week later their courtship began. She returns to the subject of dreams. She believes that dreams fortell future events. Recent dreams are discussed.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

© 2001-2018 Association for Cultural Equity | Contact | Rights