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Hall, Vera 1902-1964

Overview
Works: 54 works in 77 publications in 2 languages and 2,713 library holdings
Genres: Music  Folk music  Folklore  Juvenile works 
Roles: Performer, Lyricist, Singer, Author
Classifications: M1629.6.S7, 784.4973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Vera Hall
Publications by Vera Hall
Publications by Vera Hall, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Vera Hall
 
Most widely held works by Vera Hall
Old Mother Hippletoe rural and urban children's songs ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
A treasury of Library of Congress field recordings ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Selected, annotated and produced by Stephen Wade, the 30 tracks on this release were all recorded during 1933 and 1946. There are recordings from Kentucky, Arkansas, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Kansas, Ohio, Texas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and New York
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Sheep, sheep, don'tcha know the road? ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Crossroads Southern routes : music of the American South ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Traces the development and influence of Southern regional genres such as blues, bluegrass, rockabilly, soul/blues, and freedom songs, with audio and video clips, historical timeline, biographical notes on performers and a glossary of terms
Goodbye, Babylon ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Spirituals by Dock Reed( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Eleven spirituals sung by Afro-American singers Dock Reed and Vera Hall Ward
Music down home an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A. by Charles Edward Smith( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
"In the Negro South known familiarly as "Down Home" an art form, music, has been the binding fabric of cultural identity, entering into every phase of life, not merely in terms of spiritual and secular but in terms of work and play, love and loneliness, good and bad, the world of waiting and the wall of color."
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Bullfrog jumped children's folksongs from the Byron Arnold collection ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Features 42 songs and games and the sounds of life in the singers' neighborhoods
The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Giant step ; De ole folks at home by Taj Mahal( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Negro church music by Alan Lomax( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1961 in Undetermined and English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Sounds of the South a musical journey from the Georgia Sea Islands to the Mississippi delta by Alan Lomax( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The material for these discs was culled out of eighty hours of field tapes. Some of the songways date back to ancient European or African origins. Others were created in the pioneer period. Still others were born yesterday. It is the merging of the creativity of the South, where country folk -- people of African and British descent -- continue to shape the deep songs of this country
Field recordings by Wash Dennis( file )
in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Negro folk music of Alabama by Dock Reed( file )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Black music of two worlds by John Storm Roberts( file )
1 edition published in 1977 in Multiple languages and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Where will you be Christmas day? ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Our heritage : the Wyoming Federation of Women's Clubs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Negro folk music of Alabama. Spirituals ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hall, Adele Vera Ward, 1902-1964
Hall, Adele Vera Ward .1964
Hall, Vera, d. 1964
Hall, Vera Ward, 1902-1964
Hall, Vera Ward . 1964
Reed, Nora, 1902-1964
Reed Nora 1906?-1964
Ward, Vera Hall
Ward, Vera Hall, 1902-1964
Ward Vera Hall 1906?-1964
Ward, Vera Hall d. 1964
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