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The Resource The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech, Shane White and Graham White

The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech, Shane White and Graham White

Label
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Title
The sounds of slavery
Title remainder
discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech
Statement of responsibility
Shane White and Graham White
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes compact disc (cd) of historic recordings
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Shane
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Index
index present
LC call number
E443
LC item number
.W59 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, Graham J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Songs
  • Oral communication
  • Plantation life
  • Southern States
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Aural history
  • Predigt
  • Sprache
  • Sklave
  • Lied
  • USA
  • Schwarze
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Slaves
  • Songs
  • Oral communication
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • African Americans
  • Aural history
  • Southern States
Label
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech, Shane White and Graham White
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-234) and index
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The lords of sounds -- "All we knowed was go and come by de bells and horns" -- "To translate everyday experiences into living sound" -- "De music [of the slaves] make dese Cab Calloways of today git to de woods an' hide -- "Sing no hymns of your own composing" -- "He can invent a plausible tale at a moment's warning" -- "Boots or no boots, I gwine shout today!" -- "When we had a black preacher that was heaven" -- Soundtracks of the city: Charleston, New York, and New Orleans -- Soundtracks of the city: Richmond in the 1850s -- Epilogue: The sound of freedom -- Notes -- The sounds of slavery: Recordings of African American field calls, songs, prayers, and sermons
  • CD: "Arwhoolie" holler / Thomas J. Marshall -- Levee holler / Enoch Brown -- Field holler / Roosevelt "Giant" Hudson -- "Oh if your house catches fire" levee camp holler / Willie Henry Washington -- "Roxie" / Convicts, Mississippi -- "New buryin' ground" / John Brown and African American convicts -- "Long hot summer day" / Clyde Hill and African American convicts -- "Go preach my gospel" / Deacon Harvey Williams and the New Zion Baptist Church congregation -- "Jesus, My God, I know his name" / Willie Henry Washington, Arthur Bell, Robert Lee Robertson and Abraham Powell -- "Go to sleep" / Florida Hampton -- "The buzzard and the cooter" / Demus Green -- "Prayer" / Rev. Henry Ward -- "Run, old Jeremiah" / Joe Washington Brown and Austin Coleman -- "Job, Job" / Mandy Tartt, Sims Tartt and Betty Atmore -- "Sometimes I feel like a motherless child" / Cilfford Reed, Johnny Mae Medlock and Julia Griffin -- "Have mercy, Lord" / Mary Tollman and the Rev. Henry Ward -- "The unusual task of the gospel preacher" / Rev. Harry Singleton -- "The man of calvary" / Sin-Killer Griffin
Control code
ocm56535187
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
xxii, 241 pages &
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807050279
Lccn
2004021447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56535187
  • (OCoLC)56535187
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech, Shane White and Graham White
Link
Publication
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-234) and index
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The lords of sounds -- "All we knowed was go and come by de bells and horns" -- "To translate everyday experiences into living sound" -- "De music [of the slaves] make dese Cab Calloways of today git to de woods an' hide -- "Sing no hymns of your own composing" -- "He can invent a plausible tale at a moment's warning" -- "Boots or no boots, I gwine shout today!" -- "When we had a black preacher that was heaven" -- Soundtracks of the city: Charleston, New York, and New Orleans -- Soundtracks of the city: Richmond in the 1850s -- Epilogue: The sound of freedom -- Notes -- The sounds of slavery: Recordings of African American field calls, songs, prayers, and sermons
  • CD: "Arwhoolie" holler / Thomas J. Marshall -- Levee holler / Enoch Brown -- Field holler / Roosevelt "Giant" Hudson -- "Oh if your house catches fire" levee camp holler / Willie Henry Washington -- "Roxie" / Convicts, Mississippi -- "New buryin' ground" / John Brown and African American convicts -- "Long hot summer day" / Clyde Hill and African American convicts -- "Go preach my gospel" / Deacon Harvey Williams and the New Zion Baptist Church congregation -- "Jesus, My God, I know his name" / Willie Henry Washington, Arthur Bell, Robert Lee Robertson and Abraham Powell -- "Go to sleep" / Florida Hampton -- "The buzzard and the cooter" / Demus Green -- "Prayer" / Rev. Henry Ward -- "Run, old Jeremiah" / Joe Washington Brown and Austin Coleman -- "Job, Job" / Mandy Tartt, Sims Tartt and Betty Atmore -- "Sometimes I feel like a motherless child" / Cilfford Reed, Johnny Mae Medlock and Julia Griffin -- "Have mercy, Lord" / Mary Tollman and the Rev. Henry Ward -- "The unusual task of the gospel preacher" / Rev. Harry Singleton -- "The man of calvary" / Sin-Killer Griffin
Control code
ocm56535187
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
xxii, 241 pages &
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807050279
Lccn
2004021447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56535187
  • (OCoLC)56535187
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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