John Avery Lomax

September 23, 1867 - January 26, 1948

John Lomax records Richard Amerson at a home in Alabama
Associated with:
Children: Lomax, Alan
Related to: Wood, Anna Lomax
Appears in 1111 items.
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Title Contributor(s) Date
I Am A Poor Stranger Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
Frankie and Albert Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
Jesse James Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
Ten Thousand Miles Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
One Morning In May Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
Froggie Went A Courting Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
The New River Train Performer: Jackson, Aunt Molly; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Mar 1, 1935
The Old Fish Song Performer: Howard, James (Blind Jim…; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
I'm Just From the Fountain Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
So Freely, Lord Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Bear the News, Mary Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Shout Glory, Hallelujah Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Bangum and the Boar Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Two Little Johnnies Performer: Vowell, G.D.; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Sourwood Mountain Performer: Howard, James (Blind Jim…; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Old Joe Clark Performer: Howard, James (Blind Jim…; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Cindy Performer: Howard, James (Blind Jim…; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Only A Miner Performer: Howard, James (Blind Jim…; Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Aug 1, 1933
Some Folks Say the Devil Was Dead Performer: Douglas, Josephine; Performer: Shannon, Christine; Performer: Mallard, Lily Apr 13, 1936
Oh Freedom Performer: Douglas, Josephine; Performer: Shannon, Christine; Performer: Mallard, Lily Apr 13, 1936
So Soon I'll Be At Home Performer: Douglas, Josephine; Performer: Shannon, Christine; Performer: Mallard, Lily Apr 13, 1936
Hand Me Down the Silver Trumpet Performer: Douglas, Josephine; Performer: Shannon, Christine; Performer: Mallard, Lily Apr 13, 1936
Going On Up the Shiny Way Performer: Cain, Wiley; Performer: Glen, Taylor; Performer: Bee, Charlie Apr 13, 1936
Field hollers Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Alphabet toast Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Way High Up Performer: Jordan, Sid; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Did You Hear About the Water Boy Getting Drowned Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Calling trains (#1) Performer: Boyd, Luther; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Calling trains (#2) Performer: Boyd, Luther; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Lining track Performer: Boyd, Luther; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
The Badman (Pretty Sadie) Performer: Griffin, James; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Levee camp holler Performer: Unidentified man; Performer: Boyd, Luther; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
I Got My Pistol Performer: Gooch, Bennie; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
I'll Pack My Suitcase Performer: Unidentified man; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
Stewball Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
Written Down My Name On High Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
I Was Setting On My Western Wagon Performer: Unidentified man; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
Oh You Can Slip Your Collar Performer: Unidentified man; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
Oh Come Here, Dog, And Get Your Bone Performer: Henry, Jim; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 16, 1936
Got His Eyes On You Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Performer: Winters, Lewis Apr 16, 1936
Rosie Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Performer: Robertson, Lonnie Apr 14, 1936
Milk Cow Blues Performer: Welch, Robert; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Hooking Cow Blues Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Howling Wolf Blues Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Performer: Henry, Jim; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Unidentified blues Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Performer: Myers, Eugene (Black Eagle); Performer: Unidentified men Apr 17, 1936
Mobile Bay Performer: Jackson, Charlie; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Golden Circle Around the Sun Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Shepherd, Henry; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
I Won't Be Uneasy 'Bout My Dyin' Performer: Bargie, Lewis; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Mobile Bay Performer: Barnes, Ben; Performer: Heywood, Robert; Performer: Evans, Frank Apr 13, 1936
It Makes A Long Time Man Feel Bad Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
There Was A Man Performer: Sims, Charlie; Performer: Dennis, Wash; Performer: Prowell, D.B. Apr 13, 1936
Oh Lord Gal, I Got A Lifetime Sentence Performer: Duncan, Major; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
I've Been Working for Mister Charley Performer: Stewart, William D. (Bama); Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Just A Few Days Longer Performer: Gray, Robert; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
They've Taken My Lord Away Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Lomax, Ezell; Performer: Goodwin, Otis Apr 14, 1936
It's A-Leaking In This Old Building Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Goodwin, Otis; Performer: Lomax, Ezell Apr 14, 1936
Outshine the Sun Performer: Williams, J.W.; Performer: Little, Willie; Performer: Hills, Mark Apr 14, 1936
He's A Dying Bed-Maker Performer: Green, Madison; Performer: Elliott, J.D.; Performer: Broadnax, Will Apr 14, 1936
I Shall Not Be Moved Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 15, 1936
Prayer Performer: Unidentified man; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 15, 1936
I'm In His Care Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 15, 1936
Lord Have Mercy When I Come to Die Performer: Holloway, Charlie; Performer: Scott, Nathaniel; Performer: Cain, Wiley Apr 13, 1936
I'm Troubled All About My Soul Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Knight, James; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Captain George Got the Record Performer: Maynard, W.J.; Performer: Scott, Nathaniel; Performer: Holloway, Charlie Apr 13, 1936
Midnight Special Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Jordan, Frank; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
When I Went to Leland Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Jordan, Frank; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Captain George Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
I'm Gonna Wake Up In the Mornin' Performer: Brown, Henry; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Oh Now Lord, Don't You Leave Me Performer: Hopkins, Ernest; Performer: Murray, Amos; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Sermon Performer: Mathews, Henry; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Everybody Got to Reap What You Sow Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Got No Traveling Shoes Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Be Ready When He Comes Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Roxie Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Broadnax, Will; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Shepherd, Shepherd, Where Did You Leave Your Lamb? Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Milk Cow Blues Performer: Unidentified woman; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
When I Lay My Burden Down Performer: Smith, Eldridge; Performer: Cain, Wiley; Performer: McKinley, Charlie Apr 13, 1936
Trouble In My Home Performer: Smith, Eldridge; Performer: Cain, Wiley; Performer: McKinley, Charlie Apr 13, 1936
Hallelu Performer: Smith, Eldridge; Performer: Cain, Wiley; Performer: McKinley, Charlie Apr 13, 1936
Field hollers Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Performer: Winters, Lewis Apr 15, 1936
Po' Lazarus Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
I Am A Pilgrim and A Stranger Performer: Adams, M.L.; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
French Blues Performer: Evans, Frank; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Red River Blues Performer: Evans, Frank; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Unidentified blues Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
High-Rolling Sergeant Performer: Rogers, Jack; Performer: Miles, Eddie; Performer: Mickles, Jim Apr 14, 1936
Stagolee Performer: Robertson, Lonnie; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 15, 1936
Hear the Lamb A-Bleatin’, ’Way Round The Mountain Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Rosie Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Green, Madison; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 14, 1936
Po' Lazarus Performer: Young, Nathan; Performer: Morgan, A.B.; Performer: Hardy, John Apr 14, 1936
I'm A Stranger Performer: Cameron, Erskine; Performer: Jackson, John; Performer: Mack, Henry Apr 14, 1936
I'm Gonna Wear that Long White Robe Performer: Parsons, Ernest; Performer: Hobson, Ernest; Performer: Williams, Willie Apr 14, 1936
Rosie Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Long Hot Summer Days Performer: Unidentified men; Performer: Taylor, Jim (Dobie Red); Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
Stewball Performer: Unidentified men; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 17, 1936
You're Gonna Need My Help Someday Performer: Bowie, Elnora; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
Po' Girl Long Ways from Home Performer: Bowie, Elnora; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
How'm I Doing It, Hey Hey Performer: Parker, Josephine; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
I Got A Man in New Orleans Performer: Parker, Josephine; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936
When It Rains Five Days (Backwater Blues) Performer: Shannon, Christine; Recordist: Lomax, John A. Apr 13, 1936