:: Title :: Everglades toast
:: Genre :: spoken, toast
:: 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 III 3/62
:: Date :: 3/14/1962
:: Reference Information :: T987.0, Track 10 (00:04:11)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - 21 of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones recites a toast about fruit and vegetable picking in the Everglades, made up by the workers in the fields.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

© 2001-2018 Association for Cultural Equity | Contact | Rights