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Accession number 2003/008
Catalog Number 2003/008/09
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Scope & Content Conch songs, stories, and riddles recorded January 15-31, 1940 by Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook. The original 16" acetate discs are on file in the Library of Congress. Recorded in Riviera Beach, Florida.

Title Sung or Told by Time Number
1. Alphabet Song Wilbur Roberts 2:15 3378 A1
2. Old Maw-Maw " 1:22 3378 A2
3. When the Leaf Turns Red " 1:40 3378 B1
4. I heard a Sweet Robin " :37 3378 B2
5. Black'em Boogey " :52 3378 B3
6. When a Sinner Comes " 1:18 3378 B4
7. The Frost Looked Forth Mary Jane Roberts 1:45 3379 A1
8. Birdie, Birdie in the tree " 1:33 3379 A3
9. Bat, Bat Come Under My Hat " :08 3379 B1
10. Jermiah Jumped in the Fire " :10 3379 B1
11. Aunt Jemima "
12. A Sweet Little Woodmouse " 1:22 3379 B4
13. Old Ben Tucker " :32 3379 B2
14. Little Lonnie is Dead " 1:47 3379 B3
15. Tom White " :05 3380 A1
16. Tobacco Wilbur Roberts :25 3380 A2
17. The Beanstalk " 1:48 3380 A3
18. L-O-N-D-O-N " 3380 A4
Liverpool " 3380 A5
Somethin' Thet's in Me " 3380 A6
19. The Fox Naomi Nelson 2:48 3380 B1
20. That Old Black Cat " 1:13 3380 B2
21. Drive the Nail A-Right " :43 3381 A1
22. I Belong to the Union Band Sally Nelson :32 3381 A2
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Creation January 15-31, 1940
Dates of Accumulation January 15-31, 1940
Creator Stetson Kennedy
Title Conch Songs, Stories & Riddles
Collection Charles Foster Collection
People Roberts, Wilbur
Roberts, Mary Jane
Nelson, Naomi
Nelson, Sally
Search Terms Folk songs
Folk music
Folk singers
Conchs
Riviera Beach
Subjects Folk songs
Folk music
Folk singers
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication
Lexicon sub-category Data Processing T&E