The University of Texas at Austin
Negro Songs
Identifier: e_utfc_1053
Title: Negro Songs
Description: Music performed by Henry Truvillion of Burkeville, Texas, Uncle Billy McCrea of Jasper, Texas, and a group of children from Wiergate School in Burkeville, Texas. Songs include ’Shortenin’ Bread,’ ’Walk, Dooley,’ and ’London Bridge.’
City: Burkeville; Jasper
County: Jasper; Newton
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1939
Creator: Truvillion, Henry (singer); McCrea, Billy (singer)
Contributor: Lomax, John A. (field recorder); Lomax, Ruby T. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.