Title Contributor(s) Date Track
Stovall 8/41
Moon Lake 8/41 1941-08
Friars Point 8/41 1941-08
Stovall 7/42 1942-07
Coahoma 7/42 1942-07
Moon Lake 7/42 1942-07
Hopson Plantation 7/42 1942-07
Clarksdale 7/42 1942-07-11 to 1942-07-28
Friars Point 7/42 1942-07-20 to 1942-07-28
Sherard 8/42
Moon Lake 8/42
Clarksdale 8/42 1942-08-08 to 1942-08-09
Coahoma 8/42 1942-08-10 to 1942-08-11
I'm So Glad I Got My Religion In Time Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 1
I'll Be Waiting Up There Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 2
Oh, Freedom! Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 3
Daniel Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 4
Announcements and collection Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 5
Rock, Daniel Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 1
Hallelu, Hallelu Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Anderson, Annie; Performer: Joiner, Henry; Performer: Unidentified 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 2
Testimony on conversion experience Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Joiner, Henry 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 3
This Is My Burying Ground Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 4
Let Me Ride Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 5
Samson Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 1
Little David, Play On Your Harp Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 2
I Know the Lord Will Fix A Way for Me Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Jones, Hester; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 3
I'm No Way Worried (Glory Hallelujah) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 4
I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 5
Calvary Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 6
He Rose, He Rose Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Savage, Rev. C.H.; Performer: Stith, Joycie; Performer: Joiner, Caroline 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 7
Moaning Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Long, Rev. Silas C.; Performer: Maple Springs Baptist Church congregation 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 1
I'm Goin' to Stay On the Battlefield Till I Die (duplicate) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Work III, John W.; Performer: Long, Rev. Silas C.; Performer: Maple Springs Baptist Church congregation 1941-08-29 to 1941-08-30 2
Country Blues Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Work III, John W.; Performer: Morganfield, McKinley (Muddy Waters) 1941-08-30 1
I Be's Troubled Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Work III, John W.; Performer: Morganfield, McKinley (Muddy Waters) 1941-08-30 2
Country Blues (duplicate) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Work III, John W.; Performer: Morganfield, McKinley (Muddy Waters) 1941-08-30 1
I Be's Troubled (duplicate) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Recordist: Work III, John W.; Performer: Morganfield, McKinley (Muddy Waters) 1941-08-30 2
Baptism service (part 1) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Rev. Price 1941-08-31 1
Baptism service (part 2) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Rev. Price; Performer: Calvary Baptist Church congregation 1941-08-31 2
I'm A Soldier (In the Army of the Lord) / Ain't But One Way to Glory Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Williams, Wineleg; Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner 1941-08-31 1
I Got A Hiding Place Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 2
No Condemnation Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 3
Testimonials Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 4
Singing Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 5
Build Up A Building for the Lord Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 6
Worship service (testimonials) Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 1
I'm Gonna Lift Up A Standard for My King Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 2
Build Up A Building for the Lord / One Day, Lord (I'll Give Up This World and Follow You) / Testimonials / He Died for Me Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 3
Worship service (testimonials and prayers) / Amen Amen Amen Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 1
Worship service (preaching and Bible reading) Performer: Brown, Doodlum; Performer: Sister Turner; Performer: Sister Richardson; Performer: Sister Johnson 1941-08-31 2
Opening announcement 1942-07-11 8
I Love the Lord, He Heard My Cry 1942-07-11 9
Prayer Performer: Silent Grove Baptist Church congregation 1942-07-11 10
Announcement 1942-07-11 11
I'll Fly Away 1942-07-11 12
Use Me, My Lord, Use Me 1942-07-11 13
Meet Me In Jerusalem 1942-07-19 5
When I Lay My Burden Down 1942-07-19 6
Sweet Lamb of God 1942-07-19 1
Preacher Let Your Heart Catch On Fire 1942-07-19 2
In New Jerusalem 1942-07-19 3
In New Jerusalem 1942-07-19 4
Traveling On 1942-07-19 5
The Buzzard Eats the Rabbit 1942-07-19 6
The Hawk and the Buzzard 1942-07-19 7
Sitting On Top of the World 1942-07-19 8
Minglewood Blues 1942-07-19 9
Interview about childrens' games Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-20 1
Spread My Raincoat Down 1942-07-20 2
Interview about Spread My Raincoat Down and the meaning and origins of the blues Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-20 3
You Got To Roll (I) 1942-07-20 4
You Got To Roll (II) 1942-07-20 5
Stagolee 1942-07-20 6
Just A Spoonful 1942-07-20 7
I Love My Jelly Roll 1942-07-20 1
Interview about Edwards' interest in music, his music-making father, and sinful music Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-20 2
Hellatakin' Blues 1942-07-20 3
Interview about church-going, learning to play, and playing for dances Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-20 4
Interview about traveling, playing dances, various intoxicants, composing and recording Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-20 5
Worried Life Blues 1942-07-20 1
Water Coast Blues 1942-07-20 2
The Army Blues 1942-07-20 3
Tear It Down 1942-07-20 4
Near the Cross Performer: Johnson, Turner S., Jr.; Performer: Bemford; Performer: Unidentified 1942-07-20 5
Tossed and Driven Performer: Johnson, Turner S., Jr.; Performer: Bemford; Performer: Unidentified 1942-07-20 6
There's No Grave Can Hold My Body Down Performer: Johnson, Turner S., Jr. (Turner Junior…; Performer: Bemford; Performer: Unidentified 1942-07-20 1
Speech 1942-07-20 2
Get Away, Jordan Performer: Johnson, Turner S., Jr.; Performer: Bemford; Performer: Unidentified 1942-07-20 3
Recitation (I Believe the Good Old Bible From the Beginning to the End) 1942-07-20 4
I Thank the Lord I'm In His Care Performer: Johnson, Turner S., Jr.; Performer: Bemford; Performer: Unidentified 1942-07-20 5
Toasts, folk tale, and interview (part 1) 1942-07-22 6
Toasts, folk tale, and interview (part 2) 1942-07-22 7
Stories of a conjure man and blue-gummed people / Toast 1942-07-22 1
Do You Want A Little Bit of This? 1942-07-22 2
Test (Unidentified blues) 1942-07-22 3
Wind Howlin' Blues 1942-07-22 4
Roamin' and Ramblin Blues 1942-07-22 5
At the Cross Performer: Richardson, Rev. H.F.; Performer: McNeal, L.M.; Performer: Haley, Rev. J.H.; Performer: James, Rev. H.T. 1942-07-23 1
Scripture lesson 1942-07-23 2
When I Can Read My Title Clear (part 1) Performer: Richardson, Rev. H.F.; Performer: McNeal, L.M.; Performer: Haley, Rev. J.H.; Performer: James, Rev. H.T. 1942-07-23 3
Prayer 1942-07-23 4
Sermon 1942-07-23 5
I'll Fly Away Performer: Richardson, Rev. H.F.; Performer: McNeal, L.M.; Performer: Haley, Rev. J.H.; Performer: James, Rev. H.T. 1942-07-23 6
Prayer after the sermon (part 1) 1942-07-23 7
Prayer after the sermon (part 2) 1942-07-23 8
Prayer after the sermon (part 3) 1942-07-23 1
Take My Hand, Precious Lord, Lead Me On Performer: Richardson, Rev. H.F.; Performer: McNeal, L.M.; Performer: Haley, Rev. J.H.; Performer: James, Rev. H.T. 1942-07-23 2
Announcement of recording 1942-07-23 3
Sermon: Kingdom Unity (part 1) 1942-07-23 4
Sermon: Kingdom Unity (part 2) 1942-07-23 5
Sermon: Kingdom Unity (part 3) 1942-07-23 1
Prayer 1942-07-23 2
Just A Little Talk With Jesus Performer: Richardson, Rev. H.F.; Performer: McNeal, L.M.; Performer: Haley, Rev. J.H.; Performer: James, Rev. H.T. 1942-07-23 3
Sermon 1942-07-23 4
Announcements 1942-07-23 5
Go Preach My Gospel, Saith the Lord Performer: Mississippi Baptist Convention congregation… 1942-07-23 6
Missionary prayer Performer: Mississippi Baptist Convention congregation… 1942-07-23 1
Missionary sermon (part 1) 1942-07-23 2
Missionary sermon (part 2) 1942-07-23 3
Missionary sermon (part 3) 1942-07-23 4
Missionary sermon (part 4) 1942-07-23 1
Missionary sermon (part 5) 1942-07-23 2
Closing prayer 1942-07-23 3
Closing prayer (fragment) 1942-07-23 1
Ambience 1942-07-23 2
Announcement/Prayer (fragment) Performer: Cuney, Jr., Rev. T.J. 1942-07-23 3
[Blank] 1942-07-23 4
Just A Closer Walk With Thee 1942-07-23 5
Crying Holy Unto the Lord (Woe Unto Your Soul) 1942-07-23 6
Hold the Wind (#1) 1942-07-23 7
Hold the Wind (#2) 1942-07-23 8
Interview about sacred songwriting and old-time reels and songs Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-23 1
Interview about old-time reels and levee camps Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-23 2
Interview about sinful instruments; levee camp incidents; work songs; old-time dances and reels; banjos, guitars, and tent shows. Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-23 3
These Days Got Everybody Troubled 1942-07-23 1
Interview about geopolitics and race relations Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-23 2
The Natchez Theater Fire Disaster 1942-07-23 3
What A Storm (Storm of '42) 1942-07-23 1
I'll Be Glad to See the Son When He Comes 1942-07-23 2
I'll Be Glad to See the Son When He Comes (conclusion) 1942-07-23 3
Where Shall I Be When the First Trumpet Sounds Performer: Johns, Pearline 1942-07-23 4
Motherless Children Performer: Johns, Pearline 1942-07-23 5
I'm Going Home On the Morning Train Performer: Johns, Pearline 1942-07-23 6
A Charge to Keep I Have Performer: Johns, Pearline; Performer: Boyd, Willie Dale 1942-07-23 7
Discussion of funeral customs (part 1) 1942-07-23 1
Sermon on Job 1942-07-23 2
Shine On Me Performer: Johns, Pearline 1942-07-23 3
Discussion of funeral customs (part 2) 1942-07-23 4
Interview about songwriting and song-peddling Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-23 1
The Titanic 1942-07-23 2
Strange Things Happening In the Land 1942-07-23 3
[Blank] 1942-07-23 4
Tent-show monologue 1942-07-23 5
The Ugliest Animal, the Baboon 1942-07-23 6
Big Mosquitos 1942-07-23 7
The Man Who Walked On the Water Like Christ 1942-07-23 8
The White Doctor and His Servant 1942-07-23 9
John Loses the Race 1942-07-23 1
John (Jack) Guesses What's Under the Pot 1942-07-23 2
John and the Lord 1942-07-23 3
The Preacher and His Hogs (part 1) 1942-07-23 4
The Preacher and His Hogs (part 2) 1942-07-23 5
Discussion of the Swift Peter (the dog killer) 1942-07-23 6
The Preacher Who Could Always Be Trapped By Pussy 1942-07-23 7
The Woman Who Couldn't Count 1942-07-23 8
The Lady and Her Three Daughters 1942-07-23 9
Bring Me My Duck 1942-07-23 10
Ramblin' Kid Blues (fragment) Performer: Sims, Henry (Son); Performer: Thomas, Percy; Performer: Ford, Louis 1942-07-23 1
White Man, Jew, and a Negro Go to Heaven 1942-07-23 2
The Ox and the Mule 1942-07-23 3
The Jew and the Irishman at the Cemetery 1942-07-23 4
[Blank] 1942-07-23 5
Ramblin' Kid Blues Performer: Sims, Henry (Son); Performer: Thomas, Percy; Performer: Ford, Louis 1942-07-24 6
Rosalie Performer: Sims, Henry (Son); Performer: Thomas, Percy; Performer: Ford, Louis 1942-07-24 7
Joe Turner Blues Performer: Sims, Henry (Son); Performer: Thomas, Percy; Performer: Ford, Louis 1942-07-24 8
G on pitch pipe 1942-07-24 9
Pearlie May Blues Performer: Sims, Henry (Son); Performer: Thomas, Percy; Performer: Ford, Louis 1942-07-24 10
Take A Walk With Me Performer: Sims, Henry (Son) 1942-07-24 11
Burr Clover Blues Performer: Sims, Henry (Son) 1942-07-24 12
[Blank] 1942-07-20 1
[Blank] 1942-07-20 2
I Be Bound to Write to You (#1) Performer: Berry, Charles 1942-07-20 3
I Be Bound to Write to You (#2) Performer: Berry, Charles 1942-07-20 4
You Gonna Miss Me When I'm Gone 1942-07-20 5
Cornfield holler (#1) 1942-07-20 6
G on pitch pipe 1942-07-20 7
[Blank] 1942-07-20 8
[Blank] 1942-07-20 9
Talk/ambience 1942-07-20 10
Cornfield holler (#2) 1942-07-20 11
Joe Turner Blues (false start) Performer: Sims, Son 1942-07-20 12
Joe Turner Blues Performer: Sims, Son 1942-07-20 13
Three Suitors Who Were Fast Men 1942-07-25 1
The Foolish Boy and the Preachers 1942-07-25 2
Greensnake 1942-07-25 3
Interview about storytelling, his biography, Bud Doggett, and tough guys Performer: Lomax, Alan 1942-07-25 4
[Blank] 1942-07-25 1
Mr. Bear and Mr. Rabbit (#1) 1942-07-25 2
Mr. Bear and Mr. Rabbit (#2) 1942-07-25 3
Three Sons Look for Their Fortune 1942-07-25 4
The Woman Who Never Had No Man 1942-07-25 5
Get Up In the Morning Soon (fragment) 1942-07-25 6
Get Up In the Morning Soon 1942-07-25 7
Casey Jones 1942-07-25 8
Levee camp song (#1) 1942-07-25 9
Toast on Mr. Chatmon and Bud Doggett 1942-07-25 10
The Preacher and the Deacon's Wife 1942-07-25 11
Levee camp song (#2) 1942-07-25 12
Levee camp song (#3) 1942-07-25 13
The Devil Counts Souls In the Graveyard 1942-07-25 14
[Blank] 1942-07-25 1
Man Runs Away from the Gunshot 1942-07-25 2
The Lawyer, the Bookkeeper, and the Tramp Go to Mary 1942-07-25 3
The Chicken Stealin' Man 1942-07-25 4
[Blank] 1942-07-25 5
[Blank] 1942-07-25 6
The Queen of Africa (#1) 1942-07-25 7
Shine and the Titanic (#1) 1942-07-25 8
[Blank] 1942-07-25 9
The Queen of Africa (#2) 1942-07-25 10
Shine and the Titanic (#2) 1942-07-25 11
[Blank] 1942-07-25 12
Toast about preachers 1942-07-25 13
The Railroad Men Go to Town 1942-07-25 14
The Animals Have A Convention 1942-07-25 15
The Lady Washing at the Spring 1942-07-25 16
Stewball 1942-07-25 17
Frankie and Albert (#1) 1942-07-25 1
Frankie and Albert (#2) 1942-07-25 2
[Blank] 1942-07-26 3
Where I Shall Wear the Golden Crown Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 4
With Angels Climbing the Golden Stairs Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 5
Opening prayer Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 5
Do Remember Me Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 6
Preaching / Bible reading (Hebrews 13:12) Performer: Unidentified woman 1942-07-26 7
I'll Live On / Testimony Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 8
Testimonies Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 9
I'm Pressing On Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 10
Testimony Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 11
Every Hour I'm With You / Testimonies Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation; Performer: Unidentified woman 1942-07-26 12
Jesus Is My Friend Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 13
I Got A New World In My View Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation; Performer: Unidentified woman 1942-07-26 1
Testimony 1942-07-26 2
I Got A Heaven In My View Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 3
If You Put Your Trust In Jesus, Everything Will Be All Right Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 4
Testimony Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 5
Sermon Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 6
[Blank] 1942-07-26 7
[Blank] 1942-07-26 8
Sacramental sermon Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 9
At the Cross Performer: Church of God In Christ congregation 1942-07-26 10