:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on the medicinal uses of ginseng, sassafras, dog fennel, and grasses
:: 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 XII 10/61
:: Date :: 10/31/1961
:: Reference Information :: T971.0, Track 8 (00:03:49)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 18 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Ginseng purges the body of toxins. Dog fennel reduces swelling. Different grasses aid women during menopause.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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