The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Church Service [Holiness Church]: 1 of 2 parts; Prayer, Talking and Moaning
Identifier: e_utfc_0294
Title: Negro Church Service [Holiness Church]: 1 of 2 parts; Prayer, Talking and Moaning
Description: A woman praying with responses from the congregation, followed by muffled talking and a man moaning chants. A banjo plays in the background for the duration. Recorded at the Holiness Church at a farm near Nelsonville, TX, Rev. Burns, pastor.
City: Nelsonville
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941/08/19
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, 53 seconds