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Identifier

RT398_F666m_1959_03

Publication Date

4-15-1959

Description

An interview with Lizzie Opdycke and David B. Dumler, both of Russell, KS. Recording includes several songs. The end of the recording contains interviews with unknown persons.
00:00:25 - Song
00:01:45 - History of the song
00:02:30 - Superstitions
00:03:10 - Warding against disease
00:04:21 - Dave B. Dumler, introduction
00:04:49 - Biographical information
00:05:24 - Early Russell County
00:05:53 - Musical influences
00:08:04 - Making instruments
00:11:20 - Song, German waltz
00:14:54 - Song, Adam's Waltz
00:19:30 - Song, Lullaby
00:22:56 - Song, The Old Sod Shanty on the Claim
00:25:25 - Song, Rock of Ages
00:27:20 - Song, One, two, three, four
00:34:14 - Song, Polka
00:36:15 - Song, Adam's Waltz (reprise)
00:41:06 - Song, Piece from a Russian ballet
The recording with Dave Dumler ends here. The remainder of the recording consists of an interview with unknown persons. 00:44:47 - Song, Sing-song Sally
00:46:38 - Superstition, Clearing bad luck
00:47:31 - Old wives tale, planting and the moon
00:48:46 - Recording off a television program
00:49:31 - Interview with Ms. Album

Physical Description

reel-to-reel audio and accompanying documentation

Subject

Traditional medicine, Immigrants--Germany, Folk songs, Musicians

Rights

© Forsyth Library Special Collections, Fort Hays State University

Publisher

Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections

Comments

For questions contact ScholarsRepository@fhsu.edu

Language

eng, ger

Interview with Elizabeth Hanover

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