:: Title :: Interview with Bessie Jones about differences in race relations from town to town
:: 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 VIII 10/61
:: Date :: 10/19/1961
:: Reference Information :: T965.0, Track 7 (00:09:38)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 14 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Bessie talks about the differences between her town and Ray, Georgia. Ray had more strangers who would pass through, and more moonshine stills. Discussion of some mixed race alliances in other towns.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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