John Garland's memory lesson (part 1)

Title

John Garland's memory lesson (part 1)

Digital Object

Performer

Jackson, Aunt Molly

Date Recorded

1939-27-05

AFS Number

2572B2

AFC Collection

AFC 1939/012

AFC Collection Name

Alan Lomax recordings of Aunt Molly Jackson

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

Recollection of dirty toasts given by her brother by way of his ""'memory lesson"" (recitation from memory) at school. Lomax misheard ""memory"" as ""'member,"" which AFS card reflects.

Genre

toast

Instrumentation

vocal

State

New York

County

New York

Town

New York (Ny.)

Tags

Citation

“John Garland's memory lesson (part 1),” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed July 24, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/1415.

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