:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on fresh food, canning, and desserts
:: 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 V 9/61
:: Date :: 9/28/1961
:: Reference Information :: T954.1, Track 13 (00:09:18)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The sixth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones and her family did not eat store-bought canned food; rather, they preserved their own homegrown products. Jones shares her mother's recipes for butter, butter rolls, gingerbread, and sweet potato pie.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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