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Blues Music sound recording collection

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Physical Description

1 digital audio tape cassette (TCD-0125)


26 June 1990 [date of reproduction]


This tape may not be copied without permission from the Center director or audio archivist.

Scope and Content

Digital audio tape cassette (TCD-0125) made by Center audio archivist Bruce Nemerov 26 June 1990 of blues music from a variety of sources. The tape includes cuts from Country Blues Blues Classics #6 and performances at the Southern Festival of Song [Nashville, TN (?), n.d.) by the Swan Silvertones gospel music group and by Grand Old Opry star DeFord Bailey on harmonica and banjo.  

A complete list of content and performers prepared by Bruce Nemerov along with copies of listings from the original tape box is included in the printed finding aid.


Audio visual materials are filed by tape number in the audio visual archives.


Blues (Music)


Nemerov, Bruce


Swan Silvertones, Bailey, DeFord, Fahey, John, Rose, Bayless, Williams, Joe, White, Bukka, Stokes, Frank, Jenkins, Bobo, Edwards, Frank, Blackwell, Scrapper, Blind Norris, Pinetop Slim, Sparks, Milton, Fuller, Blind Boy, Shines, Johnny, Brown, Pearly Reverend

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