Audio Recording Till I Die
About this Item
- Till I Die
- Contributor Names
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
- Christopher, Columbus (Performer)
- Chains, Wallace (Performer)
- Bolden, Brant (Performer)
- Harrison, W. S., "Jay Bird" (Performer)
- Jones, Sylvester, 1896-1962 (Performer)
- Ramsey, George (Performer)
- Created / Published
- Otey, Texas, April 23, 1939
- Religious songs
- - Venue: Ramsey State Farm, Camp #4
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Wade "Monkey" Bolden
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Wallace "Stavin Chains" Chains, Wallace "Jay Bird " Chain, or Wallace "Big Stavin Chain"
- - Performer referred to elsewhere as Sylvester "Little Stavin' Chain" Jones or Sylvester "Texas Stavin Chain" Jones
- - Performance Note: "Till I Die" performed by Brant Bolden, W. S. "Jay Bird" Harrison, Sylvester Jones, George Ramsey, Columbus Christopher and Wallace Chains (vocals) at Ramsey State Farm, Camp #4, Otey, Texas, on April 23, 1939.
- sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1939/001: AFS 02605b01
- Source Collection
- John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (AFC 1939/001)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
- Bolden, Brant
- Chains, Wallace
- Christopher, Columbus
- Harrison, W. S., "jay Bird"
- Jones, Sylvester
- Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
- Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
- Ramsey, George
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John and Ruby Lomax 1939 southern states recording trip (AFC 1939/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, Columbus Christopher, Wallace Chains, Brant Bolden, W. S Harrison, Sylvester Jones, and George Ramsey. Till I Die. Otey, Texas, 1939. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/lomaxbib000067/.
APA citation style:
Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T., Christopher, C., Chains, W., Bolden, B., Harrison, W. S. [...] Ramsey, G. (1939) Till I Die. Otey, Texas. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/lomaxbib000067/.
MLA citation style:
Lomax, John A, et al. Till I Die. Otey, Texas, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000067/>.