:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on her husband
:: 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 IX 10/61
:: Date :: 10/23/1961
:: Reference Information :: T967.1, Track 10 (00:09:57)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 15 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Bessie talks about the kindness and generosity of her husband, George. He nursed her when she was sick, washed their baby's diapers, cooked, cleaned, and contributed to the household duties. She talks about how she felt about George when they first met and the importance of knowing the "kind of love each person needs in order to grow."
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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