Audio Recording Once There Was a Little Kitty

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Title
Once There Was a Little Kitty
Contributor Names
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 (Collector)
Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) (Collector)
Duggan, Shirley Lomax, 1905-1996 (Performer)
Created / Published
near Comanche, Texas, May 7, 1939
Genre
Music
Songs
Children's songs
Notes
-  Venue: Home of Judge & Mrs. Oscar Callaway; Callaway Ranch
-  Performance Note: "Once There Was a Little Kitty" performed by Shirley Lomax Duggan (vocals) at home of Judge & Mrs. Oscar Callaway; Callaway Ranch, near Comanche, Texas, on May 7, 1939.
Medium
sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1939/001: AFS 02638b03
Source Collection
John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip (AFC 1939/001)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.afc/afcss39.2638b3
Online Format
audio

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Credit line

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, and Shirley Lomax Duggan. Once There Was a Little Kitty. near Comanche, Texas, May 7, 1939. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/lomaxbib000180/.

APA citation style:

Lomax, J. A., Lomax, R. T. & Duggan, S. L. (1939) Once There Was a Little Kitty. near Comanche, Texas, May 7. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/lomaxbib000180/.

MLA citation style:

Lomax, John A, Ruby T Lomax, and Shirley Lomax Duggan. Once There Was a Little Kitty. near Comanche, Texas, May 7, 1939. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lomaxbib000180/>.