The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Songs
Identifier: e_utfc_1000
Title: Negro Songs
Description: Religious, folk, and popular songs performed in Texas by Billy McCrea, Arthur Armstrong, and Finous 'Flatfoot' Rockmore for John and Ruby Lomax. Songs include 'Ging, Ging,' 'Awfullest Sight I Ever Did See,' and 'Levee Work Song.'
City: Jasper; Lufkin
County: Jasper; Angelina
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 19401940/10/07
Creator: McCrea, Billy (singer); Armstrong, Arthur (singer); Rockmore, Finous (singer, guitarist)
Contributor: Lomax, John A.; Lomax, Ruby T.
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.