The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Religious Songs; "My Latest Sun Is Sinking Fast"
Identifier: e_utfc_0086
Title: Negro Religious Songs; "My Latest Sun Is Sinking Fast"
Description: Recorded at the home of Sister Maggie Cambric. Performed in the manner of "Unity," but sung by one voice, no accompaniment. Full text: "My latest sun is sinking fast; my race is nearly run." Sung by Sister Mauldin. Following the song, Mauldin recounts her conversion to Christianity.
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: undated
Creator: Mauldin, Emma (singer)
Contributor: Faulk, John Henry, Jr. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 2 minutes, 11 seconds