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Library of Congress Recording Laboratory

Various - Anglo-American Ballads (LP, Album, Comp, RE) (Used)

Various - Anglo-American Ballads (LP, Album, Comp, RE) (Used)

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Condition:  VG+ / VG+
Country:    US  

Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation1, Anglo-American Ballads , Various, 0, US




Issued with a 21 page informational booklet. 

This LP contains two tracks that are not included in the 1999 CD Reissue on Rounder [r1367585. 

This LP should not be confused with [r4113779 which both are released under the same name "Anglo-American Ballads" by The Library Of Congress Recording Laboratory, but has Catalog Number AFS-L7

Tracks A1, A7, A8, A9 rec. 1941 Salem, VA.
Track A2 rec. 1939 Chilhowie, VA.
Track A3 rec. 1941 Washington, D.C.
Track A4 rec. 1936 Washington, D.C.
Track A5 rec. 1941 Rugby, VA.
Track A6 rec. 1941 Antigo, WI.
Track B1 rec. 1941 Rhinelander, WI.
Track B2 rec. 1940 Austin, TX.
Track B3 rec. 1927 Salyersville, KY.
Track B4 rec. 1938 Hamilton, OH.
Track B5 rec. 1934 Cummins State Farm, Gould, AR.
Track B6 rec. 1936 State Penitentiary, Richmond, VA.

Previously released in the series 'Folk Music Of The United States', Recording Laboratory Library of Congress, AFS L1, 1942 (78 r.p.m. records) & 1956 (LP).

The year of this issue is somewhere after 1978 as that year is referenced in the liner notes by Wayne Shirley. 


A1. Texas Gladden - The House Carpenter 2:58
A2. Horton Barker - The Farmer's Curst Wife 2:39
A3. Woody Guthrie - The Gypsy Davy 2:38
A4. Rebecca Tarwater - Barbara Allen 2:30
A5. Estil C. Ball - Pretty Polly 2:18
A6. Pearl Jacobs Borusky - The Rich Old Farmer 2:42
A7. Texas Gladden - The Devil's Nine Questions 2:30
A8. Texas Gladden - Old Kimball 1:54
A9. Texas Gladden - One Morning In May 3:16
B1. Emery DeNoyer - The Little Brown Bulls 3:55
B2. Alex Moore (2) - The Sioux Indians 2:58
B3. Basil May - The Lady Of Carlisle 3:40
B4. Pete Steele - Pretty Polly (Ballad) 3:42
B5. Group At Cumins State Farm, Gould, Ark. - It Makes A Long Time Man Feel Bad
B6. Willie Williams (4) - O Lord Don't 'Low Me To Beat 'Em


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