The Resource American radical patriot, Woody Guthrie

American radical patriot, Woody Guthrie

Label
American radical patriot
Title
American radical patriot
Statement of responsibility
Woody Guthrie
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Interviewee
Interviewer
Performer
Recordist
Sponsoring body
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
CDs include the complete Library of Congress interviews and musical performances recorded by Alan Lomax and Elizabeth Lomax for the Archive of American Folk Song, songs written while employed by the Bonneville Power Administration, a set of home demonstration records of songs made for a late 1940s public health service VD education program, radio skits and other performances in support of the World War II effort. Also includes: DVD, Roll on, Columbia: Woody Guthrie & the Bonneville Power Administration (produced and directed by Michael Majdic and Denise Matthews; produced in 1999); 78 rpm record; and (on disc one) a PDF document containing transcriptions of all songs and spoken material as well as Bill Nowlin's notes (258 pages)
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • bibliography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guthrie, Woody
Date of event
1940-1949
Dewey number
G984woo 2013
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Principally recorded
PerformerNote
Woody Guthrie, vocals and guitar
Place of event
  • Washington, DC
  • New York
  • Portland, Or
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2002
  • 1945-
  • 1941-
  • 1912-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lomax, Alan
  • Sturz, Elizabeth Lyttleton
  • Nowlin, Bill
  • Dylan, Bob
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • Archive of American Folk Song
  • United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Blues (Music)
  • Folk songs, English
  • Protest songs
  • Depressions
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • Columbia River
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • Folk singers
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Blues (Music)
  • Depressions
  • Folk singers
  • Folk songs, English
  • Popular music
  • Protest songs
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • United States
  • United States
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
American radical patriot, Woody Guthrie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc labels
  • "Woody Guthrie legacy."
  • Bound in book of program notes by Bill Nowlin (56 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm)
Accompanying material
1 audiodisc (10 in.) + 1 videodisc (approximately 57 min. : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • audio disc
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • sd
  • vd
  • cd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • mixed
Content category
  • performed music
  • performed music
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • text
Content type code
  • prm
  • prm
  • tdi
  • txt
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Alan Lomax asks for a tune
  • It takes a married man to sing a worried song
  • Hard travelin'
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • Jackhammer blues
  • Song of the Grand Coulee Dam
  • Grand Coulee Dam
  • Washington talkin' blues
  • Ramblin' round
  • Pastures of plenty
  • End of my line ;
  • Beaumont rag ;
  • War effort songs.
  • Sinking of the Reuben James
  • Takin' it easy
  • Reckless talk
  • The girl in the red, white, and blue ;
  • Labor for victory
  • Farmer-Labor train ;
  • Jazz in America, no. 93
  • Whoopy ti-yi, get along, Mr. Hitler ;
  • Jazz in America, no. 116
  • Alan asks for another one
  • Sally, don't you grieve ;
  • Narrator
  • Dig a hole ;
  • The V.D. song demos.
  • VD Avenue ;
  • Intro
  • The veedee blues ;
  • Intro
  • Blessed and curst
  • A case of VD
  • Green valley waltz (a.k.a.) Who's gonna shoe your pretty feet? ;
  • VD seaman's letter
  • VD City
  • VD Day
  • A child of VD
  • V.D. gunner's blues
  • Brooklyne Towne ;
  • Narrator ; "The lonesome traveler."
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • The old cracked looking glass
  • Hard times in the Durant Jail
  • The troubles and tragedies that fractured Woody's family in Okemah
  • Empty boxcar, my home
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • DVD, Roll on Columbia. The songs.
  • Oregon Trail
  • It takes a married man to sing a worried song
  • Hard travelin'
  • Grand Coulee Dam
  • Roll on, Columbia
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • Jackhammer blues
  • Greenback dollar ;
  • Pastures of plenty
  • Talking Columbia
  • Ramblin' round
  • Washington talkin' blues
  • 78 rpm record.
  • VD City
  • (sung by Bob Dylan,
  • 1961 Minnesota hotel recordings)
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • (1951 home recording)
  • Lomax asks about the boll weevil
  • Boll weevil ;
  • Jailhouse songs
  • The midnight special ;
  • Disc one-four, The complete Library of Congress recordings.
  • When the great dust storm struck ; The end of the world
  • So long, it's been good to know yuh ;
  • Dust storms devastate the farmland
  • Talking dust bowl ;
  • Migrants arrive in California
  • Do re mi
  • Hard times ;
  • Songs about hard times
  • Bring back to me my blue-eyed boy ;
  • Songs about outlaws
  • Lost train blues ;
  • Billy the Kid ;
  • Billy the Kid and Pretty Boy Floyd
  • Pretty Boy Floyd ;
  • Jesse James
  • Jesse James and his Boys ;
  • Takin' it from the rich and givin' it to the poor
  • Jesus Christ ;
  • Songs about bankers
  • The jolly banker ;
  • Another song about the depradations of bankers
  • Growing up in Oklahoma
  • I ain't got no home ;
  • Hundreds of thousands made homeless
  • Dirty overhauls ;
  • The story of Mary Fagan
  • Mary Fagan ;
  • The origins of the song
  • Chain around my leg ;
  • Let's sing some blues
  • Nine hundred miles
  • Worried man blues ;
  • The railroad blues ;
  • About the "Worried man blues"
  • Lonesome valley ;
  • Railroad blueses
  • Walkin' down that railroad line ;
  • Interlude
  • Goin' down the Frisco Line ;
  • Riding the rails
  • Going down the road ;
  • Interlude
  • Seven cent cotton
  • More talk of growing up in Okemah ; The gang of kids Woody hung around with
  • Wish I'd stayed in the wagon yard ;
  • Interlude
  • Dust bowl refugee ;
  • Contractors duping the desperate ; The dust storm of April 14, 1935
  • Dust storm disaster
  • Foggy mountain top ;
  • Breathing in dust
  • Dust pneumonia blues ;
  • Leaving the dust bowl
  • California blues ;
  • Rye whiskey ;
  • Jimmie Rodgers ; Migrants arriving in California
  • Do re mi ;
  • Refugees pouring into California
  • Dust bowl refugee ;
  • California as one of the 48 states
  • Will Rogers Highway ;
  • The flood that took over 100 lives
  • Los Angeles New Year's flood ;
  • A good horse
  • Stewball ;
  • Some old-time square dance tunes
  • Interlude
  • Stagger Lee ;
  • Interlude
  • One dime blues ;
  • Interlude
  • Git along little dogies ;
  • Interlude
  • The trail to Mexico
  • Gypsy Davy ;
  • Introducing an old song
  • Old Joe Clark ;
  • Hard, ain't it hard
  • Disc five-six, The BPA recordings + war effort songs + the V.D. song demos + "The lonesome traveler." The BPA recordings. Introduction
  • Pastures of plenty
  • Oregon Trail
  • Roll on, Columbia
  • New found land
  • Talking Columbia
  • Roll, Columbia, roll
  • Columbia's waters
  • Ramblin' blues
Control code
ocn806030199
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 10 in. diameter
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
6 audio discs
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
  • not applicable
  • microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • audio
  • video
  • computer
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • s
  • v
  • c
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 011661913820
  • 00011661913820
Publisher number
11661-9138-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
Speed
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
  • 78 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)806030199
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0; LPCM stereo
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American radical patriot, Woody Guthrie
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc labels
  • "Woody Guthrie legacy."
  • Bound in book of program notes by Bill Nowlin (56 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm)
Accompanying material
1 audiodisc (10 in.) + 1 videodisc (approximately 57 min. : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • audio disc
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • sd
  • vd
  • cd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
  • mixed
  • multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • mixed
Content category
  • performed music
  • performed music
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • text
Content type code
  • prm
  • prm
  • tdi
  • txt
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Alan Lomax asks for a tune
  • It takes a married man to sing a worried song
  • Hard travelin'
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • Jackhammer blues
  • Song of the Grand Coulee Dam
  • Grand Coulee Dam
  • Washington talkin' blues
  • Ramblin' round
  • Pastures of plenty
  • End of my line ;
  • Beaumont rag ;
  • War effort songs.
  • Sinking of the Reuben James
  • Takin' it easy
  • Reckless talk
  • The girl in the red, white, and blue ;
  • Labor for victory
  • Farmer-Labor train ;
  • Jazz in America, no. 93
  • Whoopy ti-yi, get along, Mr. Hitler ;
  • Jazz in America, no. 116
  • Alan asks for another one
  • Sally, don't you grieve ;
  • Narrator
  • Dig a hole ;
  • The V.D. song demos.
  • VD Avenue ;
  • Intro
  • The veedee blues ;
  • Intro
  • Blessed and curst
  • A case of VD
  • Green valley waltz (a.k.a.) Who's gonna shoe your pretty feet? ;
  • VD seaman's letter
  • VD City
  • VD Day
  • A child of VD
  • V.D. gunner's blues
  • Brooklyne Towne ;
  • Narrator ; "The lonesome traveler."
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • The old cracked looking glass
  • Hard times in the Durant Jail
  • The troubles and tragedies that fractured Woody's family in Okemah
  • Empty boxcar, my home
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • DVD, Roll on Columbia. The songs.
  • Oregon Trail
  • It takes a married man to sing a worried song
  • Hard travelin'
  • Grand Coulee Dam
  • Roll on, Columbia
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • Jackhammer blues
  • Greenback dollar ;
  • Pastures of plenty
  • Talking Columbia
  • Ramblin' round
  • Washington talkin' blues
  • 78 rpm record.
  • VD City
  • (sung by Bob Dylan,
  • 1961 Minnesota hotel recordings)
  • The biggest thing than man has ever done (a.k.a. The great historical bum)
  • (1951 home recording)
  • Lomax asks about the boll weevil
  • Boll weevil ;
  • Jailhouse songs
  • The midnight special ;
  • Disc one-four, The complete Library of Congress recordings.
  • When the great dust storm struck ; The end of the world
  • So long, it's been good to know yuh ;
  • Dust storms devastate the farmland
  • Talking dust bowl ;
  • Migrants arrive in California
  • Do re mi
  • Hard times ;
  • Songs about hard times
  • Bring back to me my blue-eyed boy ;
  • Songs about outlaws
  • Lost train blues ;
  • Billy the Kid ;
  • Billy the Kid and Pretty Boy Floyd
  • Pretty Boy Floyd ;
  • Jesse James
  • Jesse James and his Boys ;
  • Takin' it from the rich and givin' it to the poor
  • Jesus Christ ;
  • Songs about bankers
  • The jolly banker ;
  • Another song about the depradations of bankers
  • Growing up in Oklahoma
  • I ain't got no home ;
  • Hundreds of thousands made homeless
  • Dirty overhauls ;
  • The story of Mary Fagan
  • Mary Fagan ;
  • The origins of the song
  • Chain around my leg ;
  • Let's sing some blues
  • Nine hundred miles
  • Worried man blues ;
  • The railroad blues ;
  • About the "Worried man blues"
  • Lonesome valley ;
  • Railroad blueses
  • Walkin' down that railroad line ;
  • Interlude
  • Goin' down the Frisco Line ;
  • Riding the rails
  • Going down the road ;
  • Interlude
  • Seven cent cotton
  • More talk of growing up in Okemah ; The gang of kids Woody hung around with
  • Wish I'd stayed in the wagon yard ;
  • Interlude
  • Dust bowl refugee ;
  • Contractors duping the desperate ; The dust storm of April 14, 1935
  • Dust storm disaster
  • Foggy mountain top ;
  • Breathing in dust
  • Dust pneumonia blues ;
  • Leaving the dust bowl
  • California blues ;
  • Rye whiskey ;
  • Jimmie Rodgers ; Migrants arriving in California
  • Do re mi ;
  • Refugees pouring into California
  • Dust bowl refugee ;
  • California as one of the 48 states
  • Will Rogers Highway ;
  • The flood that took over 100 lives
  • Los Angeles New Year's flood ;
  • A good horse
  • Stewball ;
  • Some old-time square dance tunes
  • Interlude
  • Stagger Lee ;
  • Interlude
  • One dime blues ;
  • Interlude
  • Git along little dogies ;
  • Interlude
  • The trail to Mexico
  • Gypsy Davy ;
  • Introducing an old song
  • Old Joe Clark ;
  • Hard, ain't it hard
  • Disc five-six, The BPA recordings + war effort songs + the V.D. song demos + "The lonesome traveler." The BPA recordings. Introduction
  • Pastures of plenty
  • Oregon Trail
  • Roll on, Columbia
  • New found land
  • Talking Columbia
  • Roll, Columbia, roll
  • Columbia's waters
  • Ramblin' blues
Control code
ocn806030199
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 10 in. diameter
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
6 audio discs
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
  • not applicable
  • microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • audio
  • video
  • computer
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • s
  • v
  • c
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 011661913820
  • 00011661913820
Publisher number
11661-9138-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
Speed
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
  • 78 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)806030199
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0; LPCM stereo
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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