The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Spirituals: "Lord, I Want to Be a Christian"
Identifier: e_utfc_0558
Title: Negro Spirituals: "Lord, I Want to Be a Christian"
Description: African-American spiritual sung by Betty Walters, without accompaniment. First line: "Lord, I want to be a Christian in my heart..."
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1956/05/17
Creator: Walters, Betty (performer)
Contributor: Owens, William A. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 3 minutes, 7 seconds