The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Secular Pieces (Dialogues, Blues, Other Songs); "
Identifier: e_utfc_0142
Title: Negro Secular Pieces (Dialogues, Blues, Other Songs); "'Gator"
Description: Song without accompaniment. Solo with group in chorus. First line: "Why'ncha gone, oh 'gator..."
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1941
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: 1 minute, 15 seconds