:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on Milan, Georgia, and her boyfriend Willard
:: 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 X 10/61
:: Date :: 10/25/1961
:: Reference Information :: T968.0, Track 5 (00:09:57)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 16 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. The tracks on T969 form a single, long story, and for coherence should be listened to in order.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jone recalls returning to Milan, Georgia, to see her mother. Her boyfriend Willard came around when Bessie permitted him to do so. She tells stories about Willard and her time spent in Milan.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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