ring play; spoken; interview; children's song; game song;
After prompting from Alan Lomax, Vera Hall remembers a song about going to college. She sings the song and gives an explanation of how the children move as they sing the song. Followed by an interview about accompanying buzzard-related hand...
Songs--United States--19th Century; Popular Music--United States
Cover: caricature of an African American couple embracing, as an African American male stands by staring at them; photo insets of the African American composer/singers in blackface; description reads ""the swell coon laughing success""
Songs--United States--20th Century; Popular Music--United States
Cover: photos of African American performers Williams & Walker staring at a drawing of a strange creature with large eyes; ""music supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, May 12, 1901""