Bessie Jones

Also known as: Mary Elizabeth Jones
February 8, 1902 - September 4, 1984
Bessie Jones
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Appears in 935 items.
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Bessie Jones (left) and Mable Hillery on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Alberta Jones (left) and Bessie Jones (center) on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
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) 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones (center) on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Front row, left to right: unidentified girl, Bessie Jones, unidentified boy; back row: Alberta Ramsey, Ed Young, Mable Hillery, John Davis 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones (center) on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Left to right: Alberta Ramsey, unidentified, Bessie Jones, and Mable Hillery on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Alberta Ramsey (left) and Bessie Jones (right) on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Unidentified girl and Bessie Jones on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
On set of "Music of Williamsburg" film (Bessie Jones in white) 1960-04-28
Unidentified girl and Bessie Jones on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Left to right: Alberta Ramsey, unidentified, Bessie Jones, Mable Hillery, and others unidentified on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Left to right: Alberta Ramsey, unidentified, Bessie Jones, Mable Hillery, and others unidentified on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones (center) on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones 1960-04-28
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) 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones (center) and others on set of "Music of Williamsburg" film 1960-04-28
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Bessie Jones (center) and Alberta Ramsey (right) 1960-04-28
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) 1960-04-28
Members of the Georgia Sea Island Singers, including Willis Proctor (white shirt), John Davis (black shirt), and Bessie Jones 1960-04-28
Bessie Jones 1961–1962 1961 to 1962
Accent: music and dance of the Georgia Sea Islands (1962) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Proctor, Willis 1962 1
Go Away From That Window Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 2
Story of a girl and her false-hearted lover Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 3
Riddles Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 7
Shoo La Loo Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified girls 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 3
Head And Shoulder, Baby (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified girls 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 7
Camera identification Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified cameraman 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 8
Head And Shoulder, Baby (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified girls 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 9
Talk/ambience Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified girls 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 10
Talk/ambience Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 16
Camera identification Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified cameraman 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 1
Commentary on baptizings by Bessie Jones Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 2
Take Me To The Water Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 3
Commentary on baptizings by Bessie Jones Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified cameraman; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 4
Drinking That Wine (false start) Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 5
Drinking That Wine Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 7
Commentary on old songs by Bessie Jones Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 8
Once There Was No Moon Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 9
Commentary on One Morning Soon by unidentified woman Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified woman 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 10
One Morning Soon Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified woman; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 11
Commentary on One Morning Soon by Bessie Jones Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 12
Way Bye And Bye Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified woman; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 13
Hallelu, Hallelu (I'm Gonna See My Friends Again) Performer: Hunter, Janie; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified women 1966-07-21 to 1966-07-24 14
I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord (part 1) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary; Performer: Hillery, Mable 1965-08-01 10
Moses, Don't Get Lost Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 2
Commentary by John Davis on God as a rock Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 3
Rock In The Weary Land Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 4
Read 'Em, John Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 6
One Morning Soon Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 8
O Day Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 10
Carrie Belle Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 12
I'm A Soldier In The Army Of The Lord (part 2) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary; Performer: Hillery, Mable 1965-08-01 1
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Before This Time Another Year Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 2
Before This Time Another Year Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary; Performer: Hillery, Mable 1965-08-01 3
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Got On My Traveling Shoes Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1965-08-01 4
Got On My Traveling Shoes Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary; Performer: Hillery, Mable 1965-08-01 5
Twelve Stick Rag Performer: Davis, Reverend Gary; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 2
Once There Was No Sun Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 7
Adam In The Garden Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 9
Row The Boat, Child (I) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 2
Row The Boat, Child (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 4
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Sink 'Em Low Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 5
Sink 'Em Low Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 6
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Buzzard Lope Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 9
Buzzard Lope Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 10
Commentary by Bessie Jones on There Was An Old Lady From Brewster Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 12
There Was An Old Lady From Brewster Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ramsay, Emma 1965-08-01 13
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Draw Me A Bucket Of Water Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 14
Draw Me A Bucket Of Water Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 15
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Little Johnny Brown Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 16
Little Johnny Brown Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 17
Riley Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 20
Raggy Levee Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Hillery, Mable; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1965-08-01 22
You've Got To Reap Just What You Sow Performer: Peebles, McKinley; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-11-02 4
Just A Little Talk With Jesus (It's All Right) Performer: Peebles, McKinley; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-11-02 5
O Death Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 3
O Mary Don't You Weep Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 4
You Better Mind How You Talk Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 5
Rock In The Weary Land Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 6
Go to Sleepy Little Baby (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 7
Go to Sleepy Little Baby (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 8
The East Coast Line Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified woman; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 9
Sometime Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified woman 1959-10-12 10
Join The Band Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 15
Interview with Bessie Jones about Raggy Levee Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 17
Carrie Belle (II) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 1
Hop Along, Let's Get Her (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 2
Hop Along, Let's Get Her (II) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 3
Adam In The Garden (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 4
Moses, Don't Get Lost (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 6
Adam In The Garden (II) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 7
Moses, Don't Get Lost (II) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 9
Read 'Em, John Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 10
Blow Gabriel (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 11
Daniel Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 12
Adam In The Garden (III) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 13
Knee Bone Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 14
Goodbye, Everybody Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 16
Blow Gabriel (Judgement Bar) (II) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 17
Blow Gabriel (Judgement Bar) (III) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 1
Eli, You Can't Stand Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 2
One Of These Days Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 4
Daniel In The Lion's Den (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 6
I'm Gonna Sail Like A Ship On The Ocean Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 9
Little Johnny Brown, Spread Your Blanket Down (fragment) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Unidentified girls; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 1
Hambone Performer: Gaskin, Charles; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1959-10-12 2
Buzzard Lope (Throw Me Anywhere, Lord) (I) Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 3
Prayer Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 4
Sign Of The Judgment Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 5
Everyone Talking About Heaven Performer: Armstrong, Joe; Performer: Davis, Jerome; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter 1959-10-12 6
Little David (part 1) Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1959-10-12 10
Little David (part 2) Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1959-10-12 11
Live Humble Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola 1959-10-12 12
Johnny Cuckoo Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1959-10-12 5
Buzzard Lope (Throw Me Anywhere, Lord) (II) Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1959-10-12 6
Buzzard Lope (Throw Me Anywhere, Lord) (III) Performer: Cohen, George; Performer: Harris, Jerry; Performer: Harris, Leola; Performer: Jones, Bessie 1959-10-12 7
Lawyer's Suit Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 1
See Aunt Dinah (I) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 2
Interview with Bessie Jones about the See Aunt Dinah dance Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 3
See Aunt Dinah (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 4
Ain't I Right? (I) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 5
Ain't I Right? (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 7
Interview with Bessie Jones, John Davis, and Henry Morrison about Raggy Levy and Ain't I Right? Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1960-04-11 8
Raggy Levy (I) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 9
Interview with Bessie Jones, Peter Davis, and John Davis about Raggy Levee Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 10
Raggy Levy (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 11
Talk/ambience Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-11 12
Moses Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 13
Row The Boat, Child Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 14
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (I) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 16
Interview with Bessie Jones about Sheep, Sheep Don't You Know The Road Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Georgia Sea Island Singers 1960-04-11 17
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (false start) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 18
Sheep, Sheep, Don't You Know The Road (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 19
Union Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 21
Beulah Land Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ora, Ms.; Performer: Rahmings, Nathaniel (Nat) 1960-04-28 5
Before This Time Another Year (false start) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Young, Ed 1960-04-28 7
Before This Time Another Year Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ora, Ms.; Performer: Rahmings, Nathaniel (Nat) 1960-04-28 8
See Aunt Dinah (false start) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 1
See Aunt Dinah Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Hunter, Cornelia; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 2
Heaven On My Mind (false start) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 3
The Titanic (false start) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 5
The Titanic Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ramsay, Emma; Performer: Smith, Hobart 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 6
O Day (false start) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 7
O Day Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ramsay, Emma; Performer: Smith, Hobart 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 8
It Just Suits Me Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ramsay, Emma; Performer: Smith, Hobart 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 9
Talk/ambience Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 10
John Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Ramsay, Alberta 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 11
Let Me Fly Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry; Performer: Ramsay, Alberta 1960-04-04 to 1960-04-28 12
Hard Times In Old Virginia Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 7
Interview with Bessie Jones on Sink 'Em Low Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 8
Sink 'Em Low Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 9
O Day Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 10
Interview with Bessie Jones and John Davis about O Day (Yonder Come Day) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 11
Turkle Dove (Done Drooped His Wings) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 12
Interview with Bessie Jones about Turkle Dove Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 13
I'm Gonna Lay Down My Life For My Lord Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Davis, Peter; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Morrison, Henry 1960-04-11 14
Interview with Bessie Jones about I'm Gonna Lay Down My Life For The Lord Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1960-04-11 15
Juba Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-11 16
Before This Time Another Year (false start) (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1960-04-28 1
Before This Time Another Year (II) Performer: Davis, John; Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Ramsay, Alberta; Performer: Ramsay, Emma 1960-04-28 2
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Coonshine (Coonjine) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 1
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Possum-la Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 2
Commentary by Bessie Jones on I'm Gonna Sink Titanic Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 3
Commentary by Bessie Jones on Pigeon Wing and Wire Gal Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 4
Juba Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 5
Interview with Bessie Jones about music and dancing in the turpentine camps Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 6
All Hid Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 7
Shoo Turkey Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 8
Interview with Bessie Jones about Shoo Turkey Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 9
Old Bill Rolling Pin Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 10
Interview with Bessie Jones about Old Bill Rolling Pin Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 11
My Name Is Morgan, But Not J. P. Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 12
Lord, Our Neighbor's So Sweet Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 13
Interview with Bessie Jones about Buzzard Lope Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 1
Buzzard Lope Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 2
Commentary by Bessie Jones on slavery, racism, and the sexual mistreatment of black women by white men Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 3
Go Wash In The Beautiful Stream Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-06-26 4
Commentary by Bessie Jones on baptism Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-06-26 5
Daniel He Was A Good Man (fragment) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-09-26 1
Commentary by Bessie Jones about finding God Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 2
Commentary by Bessie Jones about the Missionary Baptist and Holiness churches Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 3
Interview with Bessie Jones about finding the Holy Ghost Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 4
Commentary by Bessie Jones about gender roles in the Holiness Church Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 5
Commentary by Bessie Jones on the Church of God in Christ and the Holiness Church Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 6
Interview with Bessie Jones about the Holiness Church and Christ's conception Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 7
Interview with Bessie Jones about the Wise Men and the devil Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 8
Interview with Bessie Jones about God's gift to the Holiness people Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 9
Interview with Bessie Jones about the temptations of the devil Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 10
Interview with Bessie Jones about race relations on St. Simons Island Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 11
Interview with Bessie Jones about dealing with anger Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 12
Interview with Bessie Jones about her first job in a cotton field Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 13
Interview with Bessie Jones about black workers' wages and standard of living Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 14
Interview with Bessie Jones about conflict resolution Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 15
Interview with Bessie Jones about her childhood and schooling in Smithville and Dawson, Georgia Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 16
Interview with Bessie Jones about her adolescence Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 17
Interview with Bessie Jones about her life in the 1920s Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 18
Interview with Bessie Jones about her living in Miami and working as a housekeeper and cook Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 19
Interview with Bessie Jones about faith and the Miami hurricane of 1926 Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 20
Interview with Bessie Jones about abortion Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 21
Talk/ambience Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 1
Interview with Bessie Jones about her birthplace and upbringing Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 2
Interview with Bessie Jones about her uncle's strictness and her stepfather's kindness Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 3
Interview with Bessie Jones about her mother and God Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 4
You Done What The Law Could Not Do Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 5
Interview with Bessie Jones about her sharecropper stepfather and moving to Dawson, Georgia Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 6
Interview with Bessie Jones about disciplining children (part 1) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 7
Interview with Bessie Jones about disciplining children (part 2) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 1
Interview with Bessie Jones about her earliest memories Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 2
Interview with Bessie Jones about weaning and snake stories Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 3
Interview with Bessie Jones about child-rearing Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 4
Interview with Bessie Jones about her pregnancy Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 5
Interview with Bessie Jones about the birth of her first child Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 6
Interview with Bessie Jones about her baby's baptism Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 7
Interview with Bessie Jones about her relationship with her baby's father Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 8
Interview with Bessie Jones about courting her first husband Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 9
Interview with Bessie Jones about her first marriage proposal Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 1
The Man I Love He Is Dead And Gone (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-09-26 2
The Man I Love He Is Dead And Gone (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie 1961-09-26 3
Interview with Bessie Jones about The Man I Love He Is Dead And Gone, Freight Train Blues, and Beggin' The Blues Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 4
Beggin' The Blues Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 5
Slavery-era story about a man named Enoch Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 6
Story about a man who prayed to the devil Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 7
Story about a man who prayed to see his dead son Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 8
Story about a rabbit (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 9
Story about a rabbit (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 10
Story about a rabbit (III) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 11
Medley of riddles (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 12
Medley of riddles (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 13
Riddles about East Hell and West Hell Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 14
Interview with Bessie Jones about working on a bean farm Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 15
Toast about quitting drinking Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 16
Interview with Bessie Jones about bootlegging Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 17
Interview with Bessie Jones about Crumb Williams Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Lomax, Alan 1961-09-26 18
Commentary by Bessie Jones on chickens and guinea hens Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 1
Commentary by Bessie Jones on her Native American great-grandfather Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 2
Commentary by Bessie Jones on dangerous snakes Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 3
Commentary by Bessie Jones on her home in Dawson and heat exhaustion Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 4
Commentary by Bessie Jones on childhood fishing experiences Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 5
Commentary by Bessie Jones on snakes and napping in fields Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 6
Commentary by Bessie Jones on conception and pregnancy Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 7
Commentary by Bessie Jones on midwifery and delivering babies (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 8
Commentary by Bessie Jones on midwifery and delivering babies (II) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 9
Commentary by Bessie Jones on midwifery and delivering babies (III) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 10
Story about a white farmer praying for rain Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 11
Interview with Bessie Jones about the flood of 1928 (I) Performer: Jones, Bessie; Performer: Marchand, Antoinette 1961-09-26 12