The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Spirituals: "Somebody Touched Me"
Identifier: e_utfc_0591
Title: Negro Spirituals: "Somebody Touched Me"
Description: African-American spiritual sung without accompaniment by Ella Prescott and her daughter. First line: "Oh-oh-oh-oh! Somebody touched me and it must have been the hand of the Lord..."
City: Silsbee
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1939/02
Creator: Prescott, Ella (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: 1 minute, 25 seconds