:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on hunting for buried treasure
:: 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 I 11/61
:: Date :: 11/2/1961
:: Reference Information :: T975.0, Track 7 (00:13:23)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 19 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones recalls an experience hunting for treasure. The money for which she and her friends searched was to be given to a sick woman named Old Nan - spirits, Jones says, wanted Old Nan to have it.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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