American industrial ballads , 1956 - 1956
Scope and Contents
Peg and awl -- The blind fiddler -- The buffalo skinners -- Eight-hour day -- Hard times in the mill -- Roll down the line -- Hayseed like me -- The farmer is the man -- Come all you hardy miners -- He lies in the American land -- Casey Jones -- Let them wear their watches fine -- Weave room blues -- Cotton mill colic -- Seven cent cotton and forty cent meat -- Mill mother's lament -- Fare ye well, old Ely Branch -- Beans, bacon, and gravy -- The death of Harry Simms -- Winnsboro Cotton Mills blues -- Ballad of Barney Graham -- My children are seven in number -- Raggedy -- Pittsburgh Town -- Sixty per cent.
- 1956 - 1956
- Seeger, Pete (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection predominantly in English, some recordings in Hebrew, some in Italian.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet