The University of Texas at Austin
Anglo-American Songs: "John Henry"
Identifier: e_utfc_0448
Title: Anglo-American Songs: "John Henry"
Description: African-American ballad, voice without accompaniment. First line: "John Henry told his weeping mother, the year before he was three..."
City: Brown's Cove
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Creator: McAllister, Maybird (performer)
Contributor: Foss, George (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 4 minutes, 27 seconds