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Railroadin' some : railroads in the early blues

Author: Max Haymes
Publisher: York : Music Mentor, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive study of the impact of the railroads on 19th and early 20th Century African American society and the many and varied references to this phenomenon in early blues lyrics.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Songs
Music
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Haymes, Max.
Railroadin' some.
York : Music Mentor, ©2006
(OCoLC)651934810
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max Haymes
ISBN: 0954706838 9780954706838
OCLC Number: 67872400
Description: 390 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Smokestack is black, an' the bell it shine like gold; Skippin' 'round from log to log; Ah! When I leave here, gonna catch that M She's givin' it away; Goin' where the Southern cross the Yellow Dog; An' that thing don't keep a-ringin' so soon; Runnin' down to the station; I carried water for the elephant; Gonna leave a Pullman, an' ride the L Lined out smokin', look like it takin' to scat; Epilogue; Glossary of Railroad Abbreviations and Nicknames; Index of Artists' Names; Index of Song Titles; General Index.
Responsibility: Max Haymes.

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