The University of Texas at Austin
Afro-American Songs [part 3 of 4]
Identifier: e_utfc_0686
Title: Afro-American Songs [part 3 of 4]
Description: Huddie 'Leadbelly' Ledbetter singing 'Backwater Blues' and three other songs at the University of Texas in Austin on June 15, 1949, shortly before his death.
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1949/06/15
Creator: Leadbelly, 1885-1949 (guitarist, vocalist)
Contributor: Owens, Tary (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 13 minutes, 15 seconds
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