The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Funeral Service, 2 of 2 parts; Sermon by Rev. Reese
Identifier: e_utfc_0132
Title: Negro Funeral Service, 2 of 2 parts; Sermon by Rev. Reese
Description: The sermon's text is taken from Luke 1:66: "And all they that heard them laid them up in their hearts, saying, What manner of child shall this be! And the hand of the Lord was with him." The title of the sermon is "The Hand of the Lord Was Upon Him." Recorded during a funeral service for an unnamed little boy at the Old Shiloh Baptist Church in Littig, TX.
City: Littig
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941/10/27
Creator: Reese, Richard Rufus (preacher)
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: 17 minutes, 34 seconds