John Reilly

Title

John Reilly

Digital Object

Performer

Ayres, Georgia
Ayers, Joan
Ayers, Ruby
Christian, Lela
Christian, Lucille
Christian, Ruth
Hall, Fern
Milan, Nan

Group Name

Pine Mountain Girls' Octet

Date Recorded

1937-09-07

AFS Number

1385A1

AFC Collection

AFC 1937/001

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

With comment by Glenn Morris about the ballad's source and the Pine Mountain Girls' Octet's recent tour and performances for Henry Ford and at the Roosevelt White House.

Genre

ballad

Instrumentation

vocal

Setting

Pine Mountain settlement school

State

Kentucky

County

Harlan

Town

Pine Mountain

Tags

Citation

“John Reilly,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed May 15, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/449.

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