John Davis

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Appears in 134 items.
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Accent: music and dance of the Georgia Sea Islands (1962) Recordist: CBS; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Dixon, Joe 1962
John Davis on porch Photographer: Lomax, Alan Oct 1, 1959
John Davis on porch Photographer: Lomax, Alan Oct 1, 1959
John Davis (center), Willis Proctor (right), and cast on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Alberta Ramsey (far left), Bessie Jones (in black hat), John Davis (in gray cap) and Mable Hillery (far right) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, left to right: Willis Proctor, Ben and Jerome Ramsey (order uncertain), John Davis, unidentified girl, Bessie Jones, and Alberta Ramsey (with back to camera) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Willis Proctor (white shirt) and John Davis (black shirt) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Willis Proctor (white shirt), John Davis (black shirt), and Bessie Jones Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Willis Proctor (white shirt on left) and John Davis (center) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Willis Proctor (far left) and John Davis (center) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Left to right: Alberta Ramsey, Ed Young, unidentified children, Mable Hillery, and John Davis Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Left to right: Alberta Ramsey, Ed Young, unidentified children, Mable Hillery, and John Davis Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Mable Hillery and John Davis Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Front row, left to right: unidentified girl, Bessie Jones, unidentified boy; back row: Alberta Ramsey, Ed Young, Mable Hillery, John Davis Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Alberta Ramsey and John Davis on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Left to right: Ben or Jerome Davis, John Davis, and Alberta Ramsey on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Alberta Ramsey (far left), Bessie Jones (in black hat), John Davis (in gray cap) and Mable Hillery (far right) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Apr 28, 1960
I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord (part 1) Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary Aug 1, 1965 10
Commentary by John Davis on shouting Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 1
Moses, Don't Get Lost Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 2
Commentary by John Davis on God as a rock Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 3
Rock In The Weary Land Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 4
Commentary by John Davis on the story of John the disciple Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 5
Read 'Em, John Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 6
Commentary by John Davis on One Morning Soon Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 7
One Morning Soon Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 8
Commentary by John Davis on slavery and the Night Watch Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 9
O Day Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 10
Carrie Belle Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 12
I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord (part 2) Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary Aug 1, 1965 1
Before This Time Another Year Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary Aug 1, 1965 3
Got On My Traveling Shoes Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary Aug 1, 1965 5
Commentary by John Davis on the creation Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 6
Once There Was No Sun Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 7
Commentary by John Davis on the Garden of Eden Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 8
Adam In The Garden Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 9
Commentary by John Davis on Row The Boat, Child Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 1
Row The Boat, Child (I) Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 2
Row The Boat, Child (II) Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 4
Sink 'Em Low Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 6
Buzzard Lope Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 10
Draw Me A Bucket Of Water Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 15
Little Johnny Brown Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 17
Commentary by John Davis on African-American work songs Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 19
Riley Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 20
Commentary by John Davis on Raggy Levee Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Aug 1, 1965 21
Raggy Levee Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Davis, Peter Aug 1, 1965 22
O Mary Don't You Weep Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 4
You Better Mind How You Talk Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 5
Rock In The Weary Land Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 6
Pay Me My Money Down Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 11
You Got My Letter Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 12
Riley (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 13
Riley (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 14
Join The Band Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 15
Raggy Levy (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 16
Interview with Bessie Jones about Raggy Levee Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Lomax, Alan Oct 12, 1959 17
Raggy Levee (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 18
Carrie Belle (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 19
Carrie Belle (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 1
Hop Along, Let's Get Her (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 2
Hop Along, Let's Get Her (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 3
Adam In The Garden (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 4
Moses, Don't Get Lost (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 6
Adam In The Garden (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 7
Moses, Don't Get Lost (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 9
Read 'Em, John Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 10
Blow Gabriel (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 11
Daniel Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 12
Adam In The Garden (III) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 13
Knee Bone Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 14
Goodbye, Everybody Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 16
Blow Gabriel (Judgement Bar) (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 17
Blow Gabriel (Judgement Bar) (III) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 1
Eli, You Can't Stand Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 2
One Of These Days Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 4
Daniel In The Lion's Den (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 6
I'm Gonna Sail Like A Ship On The Ocean Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 9
Buzzard Lope (Throw Me Anywhere, Lord) (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 3
Prayer Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 4
Sign Of The Judgment Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Oct 12, 1959 5
Everyone Talking About Heaven Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Unidentified woman; Performer: Ramsey, Ben; Performer: Proctor, Willis Oct 12, 1959 6
Live Humble Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ozell, Ruth; Performer: McQueen, Viola; Performer: Lee, Emma Oct 12, 1959 12
My Lord's Getting Us Ready For That Great Day (part 1) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ozell, Ruth; Performer: McQueen, Viola; Performer: Lee, Emma Oct 12, 1959 16
My Lord's Getting Us Ready For That Great Day (part 2) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ozell, Ruth; Performer: McQueen, Viola; Performer: Lee, Emma Oct 12, 1959 1
Lawyer's Suit Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 1
See Aunt Dinah (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Unidentified man; Performer: Robin; Performer: Proctor, Willis Apr 11, 1960 2
See Aunt Dinah (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Unidentified man; Performer: Unidentified girls; Performer: Proctor, Willis Apr 11, 1960 4
Ain't I Right? (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 5
Interview with Henry Morrison and John Davis about Ain't I Right? Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Apr 11, 1960 6
Ain't I Right? (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 7
Interview with Bessie Jones, John Davis, and Henry Morrison about Raggy Levy and Ain't I Right? Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, John Apr 11, 1960 8
Raggy Levy (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 9
Interview with Bessie Jones, Peter Davis, and John Davis about Raggy Levee Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Davis, John Apr 11, 1960 10
Raggy Levy (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 11
Moses Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 13
Row The Boat, Child Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 14
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Robin; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry Apr 11, 1960 16
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (false start) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 18
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 19
Union Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 21
Buzzard Lope (false start) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee Apr 28, 1960 2
Buzzard Lope Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee Apr 28, 1960 3
Walk On The Bay Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee Apr 28, 1960 4
Beulah Land Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Rahmings, Nathaniel (Nat) Apr 28, 1960 5
Before This Time Another Year Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Ramsey, Alberta Apr 28, 1960 8
See Aunt Dinah Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Alberta; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 4, 1960 2
The Titanic Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 4, 1960 6
O Day Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 4, 1960 8
It Just Suits Me Performer: Smith, Hobart; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, John Apr 4, 1960 9
John Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Ramsey, Alberta; Performer: Morrison, Henry Apr 4, 1960 11
Let Me Fly Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Ramsey, Alberta; Performer: Morrison, Henry Apr 4, 1960 12
Old Tar River (I) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Davis, Peter Apr 11, 1960 1
Talk/ambience Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Apr 11, 1960 2
Old Tar River (fragment) / Interview with John Davis about Old Tar River Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Apr 11, 1960 3
Old Tar River (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Davis, Peter Apr 11, 1960 4
Walk Billy Abbot Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Davis, Peter Apr 11, 1960 5
Hard Times In Old Virginia Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 7
Sink 'Em Low Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 9
O Day Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 10
Interview with Bessie Jones and John Davis about O Day (Yonder Come Day) Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, John; Recordist: Lomax, Alan Apr 11, 1960 11
Turkle Dove (Done Drooped His Wings) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 12
I'm Gonna Lay Down My Life For My Lord Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Proctor, Willis; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Jones, Bessie Apr 11, 1960 14
Before This Time Another Year (II) Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers; Performer: Young, Ed; Performer: Ramsey, Emma Lee; Performer: Ramsey, Alberta Apr 28, 1960 2