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GEORGIA FOLKLORE COLLECTION INVENTORY

The Georgia Folklore Collection Inventory includes information on the following:

  • Call number of the tape within the Collection
  • The Artist(s) on the tape (if known)
  • The title of the event or the name of the group (if known)
  • The date of the recording (if known)
  • The location of the recording (if known)
  • Information about the songs included on the tape (if known)

Call # Artist(s) Title of Event or Group Date Recording location Songs
GFC 1
Ralph Chancey (on mandolin) Backwoods Bluegrass Band 11/7/1979 Boardtown Community Center 1. No title listed. 2. "Listen to the Rain." 3. "The Old Home Place/Beautiful Life." 4. "Matterhorn". 5. "Cryin' Holy." 6. "Long Gone." 7. "Walk Softly on This Heart of Mine." 8. No title listed. 9. "Foggy Mountain Breakdown." 10. "Fox on the Rain." 11. " Will You Miss Me." 12. "Let Me Ride on Sundown." 13. "Rock, Salt, & Nails."
GFC 2
George Adams (on vocal, guitar, and harmonica)   2/6/1979
Athens, Ga. 1. "Home Sweet Home." 2. "Never Alone" hymn. 3. "The Uncloudy Day." 4. "Little Brown Jug." 5. "Casey Jones." 6. "Redwing" (new words). 7. "Red River Valley."
GFC 3 Otha Cooper - Part 1 (Otha Cooper, Imogene Riggens, Jesse Garter(?), Grady Ross on guitar and piano)   3/21/1981
Athens, Ga. 1. "So Glad" lead Otha Cooper. 2. "It's a Man Goin' Round Takin' Names" lead Imogene Riggens. 3. Interview on Brown's Chapel Choir and music. 4. "Sweet Home" (consolers). 5. "He's Real." 6. "Storm is Passing Over." 7. Interview.
GFC 4 Otha Cooper - Part 2 (Otha Cooper, Imogene Riggens, Sunrise Gospel Singers)   3/21/1981 Athens, Ga. 1. Interview (continued from previous tape). 2. "City of Refuge" -- fragment. 3. "Oh Lord I Want You to Move" Sunrise Gospel Singers. 4. "King Jesus is My Captain" solo by Otha Cooper. 5. "No Room at the Hotel." 6. "I Done Made up My Mind to Go All the Way." 7. "I Count It a Blessin' to Just Call My Savior's Name." 8. "One Mornin' Soon (I Heard the Angels Singin')" lead Imogene Riggens with Otha Cooper. 9. "Christ is All" Otha Cooper solo. 10. Interview -- comments on saints.
GFC 5 Gordon Tanner, Uncle John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller (Old Time String Band Music from Georgia featuring, Gordon Tanner, Smokey Joe Miller, Uncle John Patterson, with the Skillet Lickers and Art Rosenbaum. Gordon Tanner on fiddle & vocals, Joe Miller on guitar and vocals, John Patterson on banjo) Down Yonder   Dacula, Ga. Side A: 1. "Lee County Blues." 2. "Hand Me Down My Walking Cane." 3. "Billy in the New Ground." 4. "Goodbye, Little Bonny Blue Eyes." 5. "Medley: Cumberland Gap/Tanners Buckin Mule/Hen Cackle." 6. "Listen to the Mocking Bird" Jr. Skillet Lickers, backup. Side B: 1. "Hop Light Ladies." 2. "Bully of the Town." 3. "Arkansas Traveler" Gordon Tanner -- dialogue; Phil Tanner -- dialogue; Art Rosenbaum -- banjo; Jr. Skillet Lickers -- backup. 4. "Down Yonder." 5. "I Wish I'd Bought a Half Stayed in the Wagon Yard." 6. "Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad." 7. "Out of Bondage."
GFC 6 Gordon Tanner, Uncle John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller Down Yonder   Dacula, Ga. Duplicate of GFC 5
GFC 7 Gordon Tanner, Uncle John Patterson, Smokey Joe Miller Down Yonder   Dacula, Ga. Duplicate of GFC 5
GFC 8 (Lucille Holloway, Thelma Ellison, Odessa Young, Oneitha Ellison, Ruth Dixon) (of the McIntosh County Shouters) PlaySongs - 1 9/4/1981
Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Walk Billy Arbor" -- Oneitha Ellison lead. 2. "Little Sally Walker." 3. "Little Sally Walker" -- again. 4. "Little Girl" -- lead Thelma Ellison. 5. "Tisket a Tasket." 6. Speech -- Possum up the Simmon Tree -- "T". 7. Speech -- Odessa Young. 8. "All Around the Rich Man." 9. "Billy Arbor" -- again -- add Ruth Dixon.
GFC 9 (Lucille Holloway, Vertie McIver) (of the McIntosh County Shouters) PlaySongs - 2 9/4/1981 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "When Will I Understand It Better" -- Lucille Holloway, lead. 2. "Jesus is Listening." 3. "Walk Billy Arbor." 4. "Little Sally Walker." 5. "A Tisket a Tasket." 6. Ring plays (children's game music).
GFC 10 W. Guy Bruce   9/9/1983
Trion, Ga.
1. "Shout Lulu." 2. "Shout Lulu" -- incomplete. 3. "Shout Lulu" (cough). 4. "Shout Lulu" (last best take). 5. "The Lily of the West." 6."As I Walked Out." 7. "Shady Grove."
GFC 11 W. Guy Bruce - Part 1 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal)   8/21/1981
Trion, Ga. 1. "Boil the Cabbages Down." 2. Interview -- how career started and trip to Washington. 3. Story about how he got a cow out of a well. 4. Story of Cold Place and hog killin'. 5. Story of milkin' cow to death. 6. "Cindy." 7. "Old Joe Clark." 8. Interview on banjo picking dying out and coming back. 9. "Rye Whiskey" and comments.
GFC 12 W. Guy Bruce - Part 2 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal)   8/21/1981
Trion, Ga. 1. Interview on family history -- why he didn't work in mill -- watchmaker (started in 1912) -- cotton strike. 2. "As I Went Out One Morning In Spring" -- 2 times.
GFC 13 W. Guy Bruce - Part 3 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal)   8/21/1981 Trion, Ga. 1. "As I Went Out One Morning In Spring." 2. "Shout Lulu" (best cut). 3. "As I Went Out One Morning in Spring -- several times -- last best cut. 4. "Train Song (500 Miles)" and story. 5. "Shady Grove." 6. "Free Little Bird As I Can Be." 7. "Dying Cowboy" -- fragment.
GFC 14 W. Guy Bruce - Part 4 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal)   8/21/1981 Trion, Ga. 1. "Dying Cowboy." 2. "Arkansas Traveler." 3. "As I Went Out One Morning in Spring." 4. "Arkansas Traveler" -- part. 5. "Greenback" -- best cut. 6. "Little Brown Jug" -- twice. 7. "Whoa Mule" -- talks about mules. 8. "Roving Gambler."
GFC 15 W. Guy Bruce Note: Tape speed changes on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy.   12/27/1979 Trion, Ga. 1. "Shout Lulu." 2. "Bully of the Town." 3. "Black-Eyed Susie." 4. "Arkansas Traveler." 5. "Free Little Bird." 6. "Little Brown Jug." 7. "Greenback." 8. "Here Rattler." 9. "Old Time Religion." 10. "Uncloudy Day." 11. "Cabbage." 12. "Old Joe Clark." 13. "Cumberland Gap." 14. Interview. 15. "John Henry." 16. "Cindy."
GFC 16 W. Guy Bruce - Part 1 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal, Guy Bruce Jr. on guitar)   4/25/1981
Trion, Ga. 1. "Goodbye, Little Bonnie" -- W. Guy Bruce banjo and vocal, Guy Bruce, Jr. on guitar. 2. Story of train song played in 1930 -- Guy Bruce. 3. "Train Song (You Can Count the Days I'm Gone)." 4. "Little Brown Jug." 5. "Greenback." 6. "Here Rattler." 7. "Bully of the Town." 8. "Shout Lulu" (may be best cut of this -- Art Rosenbaum). 9. "As I Went Out One Morning in Spring" -- 3 times. 10. "Black-Eyed Susie" -- 2 times.
GFC 17 W. Guy Bruce - Part 2 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal, Guy Bruce Jr. on fiddle)   4/25/1981 Trion, Ga. 1. "Shady Grove" -- comments on tuning. 2. "Dying Cowboy." 3. Talks about banjo's cat-skin head, etc. 4. "Number One." 5. "Liza Jane" -- instrumental followed by vocal. 6. "The Lily of the West" -- vocal unaccompanied (good cuts -- Art Rosenbaum). 7. "Sally Ann" -- vocal and banjo W. Guy Bruce, fiddle Guy Bruce, Jr. 8. "Roaring Gambler."
GFC 18 W. Guy Bruce   4/25/1981 Trion, Ga. From box: "Bawdy tales and toasts recorded by Art Rosenbaum."
GFC 19 W. Guy Bruce - Part 4 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal, Guy Bruce Jr. on fiddle)   4/25/1981 Trion, Ga. 1. "I Don't Love Nobody." 2. "Old Joe Clark." 3. "Cindy." 4. "Sally Goodin'." 5. "Cumberland Gap." 6. "As I Went Out One Morning in Spring" -- 2 times (best take -- Art Rosenbaum).
GFC 20 W. Guy Bruce (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal, Guy Bruce Jr. on fiddle)   9/26/1980
Trion, Ga. 1. "John Hardy." 2. "Goin' Down Town, Down Yonder." 3. "Little Brown Jug." 4. "Greenback." 5. "Here Rattler." 6. "Bully of the Town." 7. "Shout Lulu." 8. "Arkansas Traveler." 9. "Cacklin' Hen." 10. "Cacklin' Hen" -- again. 11. "Cumberland Gap." 12. "Dawn in the Willow Garden" -- fragment. 13. "Barbara Allen" -- fragment. 14. "Rovin' Gambler." 15. Interview. 16. "Jackie Was A Lonely Cowboy" -- fragment. 17. "Holy Manna." 18. "Old Time Religion." 19. "Lily of the West" -- unaccompanied.
GFC 21 W. Guy Bruce - Part 1 (W. Guy Bruce on banjo and vocal)   9/26/1980 Trion, Ga. 1. "As I Went Out One Morning In Spring" -- Scottish melody. 2. "When I Shall Read My Title Clear" -- unaccompanied. 3. "Holy Manna" -- with banjo. 4. "Oh When Shall I See Jesus" -- unaccompanied.
GFC 22 W. Guy Bruce - Part 2   9/20/1980 Summerville, Ga. 1. "Shout Lulu" -- vocal and banjo. 2. "Arkansas Traveler" -- with skit. 3. "Train Song (500 Miles)" -- D tuning. 4. "Little Bonnie." 5. "Shady Grove." 6. "Greenback" -- C. 7. "Old Joe Clark" -- G. 8. "John Henry" -- G. 9. "Old Dan Tucker" -- fragment. 10. "Cindy." 11. Comments on music -- second session.
GFC 23   Sacred Harp Convention - Part 1 3/24/1978 Villa Rica, Ga. 1. No title listed. 2. "A Glad New Song." 3. [533] "Peace & Joy." 4. [298] "Providence." 5. [460] "Sordis." 6. [430] "Arbacoochee." 7. [439] "Jordan." 8. [211] "Whitestown." 9. [151] "Symphony." 10. [227] "Ode on Life's Journey." 11. [338] "Sawyer's Exit (Raisin' the Dead). 12. [216] "Delight." 13. No title listed. 14. [520] "Heavenly Anthem". 15. [553] "Anthem on the Beginning." [part of numbering sequence begins again] 10. [304] "Morgan." 11. [189] "Montgomery." 12. [498] "Resurrection Day." 13. [500] "Living Hope" -- by Hugh McGraur. 14. [542] "I'll See His Blessings." 15. [560] "My Home." 16. [373] "Homeward Bound." 17. [226] [no title].
GFC 24   Sacred Harp Convention - Part 2 3/24/1978 Villa Rica, Ga. 1. "Ocean" -- fragment. 2. [186] "Shelburne." 3. [434] "Fillmore." 4. [497] "At Rest" -- good text by Wesley. 5. [390] "New Prospect." 6. [91] "Assurance." 7. [291] "Majesty." 8. [114] "Saints Delight" -- ("When I Can Read My Title Clear") led by Karen. 9. [277] "Antioch." 10. [544] "Praise Him." 11. [144] "Jubilee." 12. [392] "Manchester Marellas." 13. Title crossed out. 14. [56] "Villulia (Blindness)." 15. [306] "Oxford." 16. [418] "Rees." 17. [275] "Rollon." 18. [72] "The Weary Soul." 19. [254] "Rose of Sharon." 20. [224] "Save Lord, Or We Perish." 21. [455] "Soar Away."
GFC 25   Sacred Harp Convention - Part 3 3/24/1978 Villa Rica, Ga. 1. [534] "Shawmut." 2. [155] "Northfield." 3. [146] "Hallelujah." 4. [212] "Sharon." 5. [198] "Green Street." 6. [236] "Easter Anthem." 7. [299] "New Jerusalem." 8. [394] "Messiah's Praise." 9. [444] "All Saints New." 10. [342] "The Old Fashioned Bible." 11. [378] "Never Turn Back." 12. [47] "Idomea." 13. [280] "Westford." 14. [111] "To Die No More." 15. [48] "Kedron." -- LM. 16. No title listed. 17. [49] "Old Hundred (Happy Birthday)." 18. [282] "I'm Going Home." 19. [147] "Labanso(?)." 20. [120] "Chambers PM(?)." 21. Not titled.
GFC 26   Sacred Harp Convention - Part 4 3/24/1978 Villa Rica, Ga. 1. [196] "Alabama. 2. [408] "Weeping Mary." 3. [182] "Newburgh." 4. [297] "Conversion." 5. [334] "O Come Away" (anti-drinking song). 6. [335] "Return Again." 7. [240] "Christian Song." 8. [156] "Jesus Rose." 9. [383] "Eternal Day." 10. [546] "My Brightest Days." 11. [313] "Concord." 12. [176] "Ragan." 13. [137] "Liberty." 14. [480] "Republic." 15. [426] "Jasper." 16. [195] "Woriester(?)." 17. [209] -- no title listed.
GFC 27 Mabel Cawthorn - Part 1   12/17/1982 Carnesville, Ga. 1. "Dying Girl" -- incomplete. 2. Interview. 3. "Lamplighting Time in the Valley." 4. "Old Ruben." 4a. "John Henry." 5. "Cripple Creek." 6. "Halleluja Side."
GFC 28 Mabel Cawthorn - Part 2   12/17/1982 Carnesville, Ga. 1. "Shout Lulu." 2. "John Henry." 3. "Spanish Flang Dang." 4. Interview. 5. "Cripple Creek." 6. Interview husband, her legal trouble.
GFC 29 Mabel Cawthorn - Part 3   12/17/1982 Carnesville, Ga. 1. "Little Log Cabin In Lane" -- vocal & piano. 2. "Why Did You Treat Me as if I Was Only a Friend." 3. "Run Here Johnny There's a Bug Done Got Me" --( Hop Light Ladies) -- harmonica. 4. "Lost John" -- fragment. 5. "Old Time Religion." 6. "Jesus Hold My Hand."
GFG 30 Mabel Cawthorn   8/25/1983 Carnesville, Ga. 1. "Tom Watson." 2. "Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad" -- banjo and vocal. 3. "The Dying Girl." 4. "Light in the Graveyard" -- with piano. 5. "Lonesome Valley."
GFC 31 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes   2/7/1977 & 6/1978 Athens, Ga. 1. "Dead and Gone." 2. "Since I Met Jesus." 3. "Standin' by the Bedside of my Neighbor" [several takes].
GFC 32 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes - Part 1   10/25/1979
Athens, Ga. 1. "I Am Climbing Jacob's Ladder." 2. "I'm Comin' Up Lord." 3. "I Been on This Road a Long Time." 4. "I Know I Been Changed." 5. "Workin' on the Building." 6. "This May be the Last Time." 7. "Lord Guide My Feet While I Run This Race." 8. "Oh Lord, I'm Your Child." 9. "Pray for Me." 10. "You Better Run." 11." I Met My Elder This Morning." 11. [Interview]
GFC 33 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes - Part 3   10/25/1979 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 34 Doc Barnes Interview - Part 1   7/23/1980
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 35 Doc Barnes - Part 2   7/23/1980 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 36 Doc Barnes Interview   10/16/1980
Athens, Ga. "I Know The Lord Will Make a Somehow (?)"
GFC 37 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes and Henry Terrell - Part 1   7/3/1981
Athens, Ga. From Box: "Work Songs and Interview."
GFC 38 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes and Henry Terrell - Part 3   7/3/1981 Athens, Ga. 1. "Since I Met Jesus" -- Doc Barnes lead guitar, Lucy Barnes tenor(?), Henry Terrell bass. 2 "All I Want is a Little Faith in Jesus" -- Doc Barnes 12 string guitar.
GFC 39 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes   5/6/1982
Athens, Ga. 1."I Don't Want Nobody Stumblin' Over Me." 2. "Alone And Motherless" -- vocal Lucy Barnes. 3. "Raise a Ruckus Tonight." 4. "Raise a Ruckus" [again -- 2 false starts -- last verse added] 5. "You Can't Hurry God." 6. "Standin' by the Bedside of a Neighbor" [bad take].
GFC 40 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes Interview - Part 1   5/3/1983
Athens, Ga. 1. "Raise a Ruckus."
GFC 41 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes Interview - Part 2   5/3/1983 Athens, Ga. 1. "Raise a Ruckus." 2. "Just a Closer Walk With Thee." 3." Lord I Know You Been So Good."
GFC 42 Doc Barnes and Lucy Barnes   8/16/1983
Athens, Ga. 1. "Dead and Gone" -- Doc Barnes. 2. "Dead and Gone" [again -- guitar and vocal]. 3. "Walk With Me" -- Doc Barnes. 4. "Walk With Me" [again -- vocal and guitar]. 5. "Alone and Motherless" -- Lucy Barnes vocal. 6. "Alone and Motherless" [again -- Doc Barnes guitar]. 7." I Don't Want Nobody Stumbling Over Me." 8." Little Sally Walker" [partial]. 9. "We Shall Be Changed."
GFC 43 Julius Barron   Ca. 1955 (?) Monticello, Ga. The box says this is a dubbed recording. Recorded by Oscar and Fred Huff. Julius Barron credited with the vocal and guitar blues performance.
GFC 44 Clara Childers     Clarke County, Ga. The box says this is a dubbed recording. Recorded by Jim Wills. On Box: "Clara Childers from Elbert County, GA raised in Madison. 1. Barbara Allen. 2. George Riley. 3. Lulu Walz."
GFC 45 Joe Rakestraw - Part 1   5/7/1983
Athens, Ga. 1. "How Great Thou Art." 2. [Talks about 'Buck' dance tune] plays "Buck." 3. "Market Street Blues" [story of Market Street] [some song lyrics inside original box].
GFC 46 Joe Rakestraw - Part 2   5/7/1983 Athens, Ga. 1. "How Long has the Evening Train Been Gone." 2. "Chicken Grow for Midnight" [Almos' Day]. 3. "Chicken." 4. "Market Street Blues" [2 with singing -- done 2 times then vocal without guitar].
GFC 47 Brown's Chapel Service - Congregation Sing - Part 1 (Otha Cooper, Rev. Moon)
  7/25/1980 and/or 5/26/1980
Bishop, Ga. 1. "Come to Jesus" -- lead, Otha Cooper. 2. [hymn - lined out] sung by Otha Cooper. 3. [prayer] 4. "Since I Lay My Burden Down." 5."I Want to Be in That Number." 6. "Help me Carry My Cross" - choir over Rev. Moon's prayer. 7. "He's Sweet I Know" - choir.
GFC 48 Brown's Chapel Service - Part 2 (Rev. Moon)   7/25/1980 and/or 5/26/1980 Bishop, Ga. 1. Sermon Rev. Moon [on] "Indebtedness" 2. (Late in the Evening) "You Got to Find Your Dyin' Bed" - led by Rev. Moon. 3. "He's Alright" - led by Rev. Moon. 4. Hymn led by Rev. Moon.
GFC 49 Brown's Chapel Service - Part 3   7/25/1980 Bishop, Ga. 1. "Pray for Me" -- choir. 2." I Learned How to Lean and Depend on Jesus" -- choir.
GFC 50 Brown's Chapel Service - Part 1 (On original box the choir is listed as Sister Evelyn(?) Riggens, Sister Bea Robison, Sister Viola Watt, Sister Lilly Mae Davidson, Sister Dina(?) Cooper-Bass, with Deacon Ruben Gates and Doc Barnes)   1/19/80
Athens, Ga. 1. "Storm is Passin' Over." 2. "There Goin' to be a Great Reunion." 3. "He's Sweet I Know." 4. "My Soul be Thy Guard" [hymn short meter]. 5. "Go Preach my Gospel" [long meter]. 6. "Welcome Home." 7. "Keep on Searchin."' 8. "Who is Goin' to Tell the Child About Jesus." 9. "Help Me to Carry My Cross." 10. "I Learned How to Lean and Depend on Jesus." 11. "Don't Let Nobody Turn You Round" -- gospel chorus, Deacon Ruben Gates lead. 12. "I Want to Be in That Number" -- gospel chorus, Doc Barnes lead.
GFC 51 Brown's Chapel Service - Part 2   1/19/1980
Athens, Ga. 1. "Shout Together Little Children" -- gospel chorus, Sister Gilmore lead. 2. "It's Getting' Late in the Evenin' (Lay Somebody on Your Bed(?)".
GFC 52   Sacred Harp Sing 6/5/1977
Holly Springs, Ga. 1. Pages 88-210 Lena. 2. [271] Arkansas(?). 3. [318] Present Joys. 4. [22] Ocean. 5. [327] Invitation. 6. [391] Sounding Joy. 7. [312] Restoration. 8. [425] Golden Streets. 9. [146] Halleluja. 10. [490] My Shepherd Guides. 11. [227] Ode of Life's Journey. 12. [385] Can I Leave You? 13. [176] Ragan(?) 14. [378] Bottom Never Turn Back. 15. [546] Jerusalem My Brightest Days. 16. [530] A Glad New Song. 17. [211] White Storm(?) 18. [379] Span of Life. 19. [111] To Die No More. 20. Hugh McGraw 21. [282] I'm Goin' Home. 22. [237] Liverpool. 23. [277] Antioch. 24. [436] Morning Sun. 25. [123] Cross of Christ. 26. [198] Green Street. 27. [155] Northfield. 28. [112] [no title]. 29. [K54]
GFC 53   Sacred Harp Sing 6/5/1977 Holly Springs, Ga. 1. [263(?)] Coronation. 2. [560] Living Streams. 3. [457] Wayfaring Stranger. 4. [72] Bellevue. 5. [128] Promised Land. 6. [479] Chester Mrs. Bateman. 7. [535] Shanmut(?). 8. [269] Bear Creek. 9. [432] Cheves(?). 10. [498] Resurrection Day. 11. [337] Mercy's Free. 12. [291] Majesty. 13. [168] Cow Pen(?). 14. [500] Living Hope. 15. [40] Lenox. 16. [69] Minister's Farewell. 17. [396] Fountain. 18. [203] Florida. 19. [419] Melancholy Day. 20. [209] Mission - Great Word. 21. [13] Sanlis(?) Montgomery. 22. [434] Fillmore. 23. [43] Schenectady. Fight on Columbus.
GFC 54 Fleeta Mitchell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Nathaniel Mitchell Botanical Gardens Spiritual Concert - Part 2 5/25/1980
Athens, Ga. 1. "Got to Go to Judgement Stand My Trial." 2."It's Me Oh Lord." 3. "I'll Be Around" -- duo Mitchells. 4." Don't You Want to Go" -- duo Mitchells. 5. "Oh Michael Cut Out the Line." 6. "It's My Desire" -- solo Nathaniel Mitchell. 7." Somethin' About That's Mighty Sweet." 8. "I Want to Die Easy." 9. "I'll Fly Away" -- Gospel Chorus. 10. "Steal Away." 11. "Let's Go back to That Old Landmark." 12." I'll Be Alright" -- remarks by Doc Barnes. 13. "The Lord is Blessing Me." 14. "You Got To Move" [from Gary Davis record -- unfinished.]
GFC 55 Fleeta Mitchell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Nathaniel Mitchell Botanical Gardens Spiritual Concert - Part 3 5/25/1980 Athens, Ga. 1. "Come and Go With Jesus (to my Father's House)" -- Gospel Chorus. 2. "Lord Guide My Feet" -- duo Doc and Lucy Barnes. 3. "Alone and Motherless" -- vocal solo Lucy Barnes. 4. "I Know the Lord Will Make a Way"-- Gospel Chorus. 5."Comin' Up to God." 6. "God Gonna Separate the Wheat from the Chaff" -- Gospel Chorus. 7. "He's Sweet I Know" and encore -- lead Rev. Mitchell piano [with] Sister Mitchell. 8. "This May Be the Last Time."
GFC 56 Gordon Tanner & The Jr. Skillet Lickers Georgia Grassroots Music Festival - Part 2 10/24/1976
Ga. 1. Theme. 2. "Will You be Lovin' Another Man" [bluegrass style]. 3. "I'll Be All Sindee(?)". 4. "Flop-Eared Mule." 5. "Country Roads." 6. "Rufus." 7. "Old Water Wheel." 8. "Bonaparte." 9. "Down Yonder."
GFC 57 Bill Kee, James Watson, John"Doodle" Thrower, Gene Daniel, Lynn Elliott (Credit from box: John "Doodle" Trower -- harmonica & vocals. James Watson -- banjo. Bill Kee -- fiddle (Lowell, GA). Lynne Elliott -- guitar.) Golden River Grass 7/5/1980
Walnut Grove, Ga. 1. "Soldier's Joy." 2. "McKinley." 3. [interview] and "Old Susanna." 4. "Rabbit in a Log." 5. "Liberty" [fiddle tune]. 6." I Saw The Light." 7. "Wildwood Flower". 8. "Over in the Glory Land." 9. "Greenback Dollar." 10. "Nellie Gray" -- with vocal by Doodle. 11. "Rosewood Casket." 12. "John Hardy" [instrumental]. 13. "Shout Lulu" [banjo instrumental]. 14. "John Henry."
GFC 58   Gospel Supremes, Twilight Gospel Singers, Gospel Jubilees - Part 2 11/6/1977
Winterville, Ga. 1. "I Can Tell the World About This." 2. "Do Lord Remember Me." 3. "Pick Me Up, Turn Me Around." 4. "Lord, I Know You Been So Good." 5. "I'm So Glad Trouble Don't Last Always." 6. "There is No Telling." 7. "All My Help Comes From the Lord." 8. "I Found One Lord Jesus."
GFC 59   Gospel Chorus - Part 3   Winterville, Ga. "Great Camp Meetin in the Promised Land."
GFC 60 Doc Barnes, Ruben Gates Gospel Chorus 1/29/1978
Athens, Ga. 1. "I'm on the Battlefield for My Lord" -- leader Deacon Ruben Gates. 2. "Since I Lay My Burden Down." 3. "He's Sweet I Know." 4. "Try to Make My Way Some How." 5. "He'll Understand and Say Well Done." 6. "Wade in the Water." 7."Drink in of the Wine." 8. "If I Could Reach My Titles(?) Clear(?)" [Dr. Watts hymn -- long meter]. 9. "I Know It Was the Blood" [fragment]. 10. "How Long" -- Doc Barnes solo. 11. "Will This World Stop(?), Step By Step." 12. "Sinner Sin No Mo'." 13." By and By."
GFC 61 Mavis Moon, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Andrew Ferrell, Ruben Gates (Brady Barnes is also listed as a performer on the original box.) Gospel Chorus / Rehearsal - Part 1 2/18/1978
Athens, Ga. 1. " How We Got Over Child" [fragment]. 2. "Pray On My Child" -- lead Lucy Barnes. 3. "He'll Understand Say Well Done." 4. "Amazing Grace." 5. "Somewhere to Lay My Head." 6." I'm On My Way To Caanan Land" -- Doc Barnes lead. 7. "Until I Found the Lord." 8. "Oh Lord, Stand By Me". 9. "Everybody Gonna Have a Wonderful Time." 10. "Yoke is Easy, Make it Home." 11. "Wade in the Water" -- Mavis Moon lead. 12. "Soon One Mornin'" [interrupted]. 13. "Take Me Through Lord." 14. "I Must Tell Jesus My Troubles." 15. "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" -- Deacon Gates lead.
GFC 62 Mavis Moon, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Andrew Ferrell, Ruben Gates Gospel Chorus / Rehearsal - Part 2 2/18/1978 Athens, Ga. 1. "Somethin' Got a Hold of Me - Holy Ghost." 2. "My Jesus Travelled This Road Before." 3. "Where Could I Go." 4. "Alone and Motherless." 5. "I Just Wrote to Tell You." 6. "I Walked Out - I'll Overcome." 7. "Free At Last." 8. "I Know You Been So Good." 9. "I Want to Pray So God Can Use Me Anywhere, Anytime." 10. "Won't It Be Grand." 11. "Somethin' Within Me."
GFC 63 Doc Barnes, Andrew Gates, Raymond Hill, Naomi Bradord Greater Macedonia Gospel Chorus 4/2/1978
Athens, Ga. A. 1. "Shine on Me." 2. Line Psalm. 3. Prayer. 4."What a Leanin' on the Everlasting Arm." 5. Hymn -- Gospel Chorus. 6. "I'm So Glad" -- leader Naomi Bradard. 7. "Closer Walk." 8. "He's Sweet I Know" -- Gospel Chorus, Deacon Gates leader. 9. Sermon -- Raymond Hill [of] Omaha, "Job". 10. "Hush and Listen." B. 1. Sermon cont. 2. Hymn -- Rev. Gresham. 3. Moaning(?) 4. "I Feel Good" -- Rev. Gresham. 5. "Bye & Bye" -- Gospel Chorus. 6. "How Long" -- solo Doc Barnes.
GFC 64
Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Clyde Gilmore, Andrew Ferrell, Mavis Moon, Annie Will Jewell Gospel Chorus - Part 1 4/9/1978
Athens, Ga. 1. "Don't Let Nobody Turn You Around" -- leader Deacon Gates. 2. Introduction of group by Deacon Barnes. 3. Lined hymn. 4. "Glory, Glory." 5. "How We Got Over" -- leader Mavis Moon. 6. "Walk Together Little Children." 7. "Let Us All Go Back, The Lord is My Shepherd" [bad take]. 8. "That's All Right" -- leader Lucy Barnes [phone rings]. 9. "Somethin' Got A Hold of Me."
GFC 65 Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Clyde Gilmore, Andrew Ferrell, Mavis Moon, Annie Will Jewell Gospel Chorus - Part 2 4/9/1978 Athens, Ga. 1." Poem" -- Clyde Gilmore. 2. "City of Refuge" -- solo by Clyde Gilmore. 3. "I Just Wrote to Tell You."
GFC 66 Mavis Moon, Annie Will Jewell, Mary Haynes Brown Chapel, Ebenezer East, Greater Macedonia Church Senior Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Gospel Chorus Anniversary - Part 1 9/23/1979
Athens, Ga. 1. "Step by Step" -- Gospel Chorus. 2. "Come and Go With Me to the Father's House" -- Gospel Chorus. 3. "I'm Your Child, I'm Working in your Vineyard" -- Gospel Chorus. 4. Greeting and welcome from Sister Mavis Moon and Sister Jewell. 5. "Trouble In My Way" -- Olive Grove with lead by Mary Haynes. 6. "My Life Is In His Hands" -- Olive Grove with lead by Mary Haynes. 7. 144 Thousand -- Sr. Choir Greater Macedonia Church. 8." I Do What he Wants Me To"-- Sr. Choir Greater Macedonia Church. 9. "I Heard Somebody Callin' My Name" -- New Grove. 10. "This May Be The Last Time" -- New Grove. 11. "Lord Hear My Voice" -- neighborhood. 12. "I'm Willin' to Wait" [cut off].
GFC 67 Mavis Moon, Annie Will Jewell, Mary Haynes Brown Chapel, Ebenezer East, Greater Macedonia Church Senior Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Gospel Chorus Anniversary - Part 2 9/23/1979 Athens, Ga. 1. [cont.] "I'm Willing to Wait" -- Neighborhood. 2. "I'm Going to Work Till My Day Is Done." 3. "I Don't Know" -- quartet. 4. "Amazing Grace" -- Ebenezer East. 5. "You Got to Move" -- Big Creek. 6. "Sow On (Reapin' day is Comin' After A While)." Blessing by Deacon Hall.
GFC 68 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes Macedonia Baptist Church Choir 8/10/1977
Athens, Ga. 1. "Amazing Grace", "Take My Hand Precious Lord", "Since I Laid My Burden Down", "I'm So Glad."
GFC 69 Ruben Gates, Mac Brightwell, Dorothy Jones, Fleeta Mitchell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, J. B. Sims Greater Bethel A.M.E. Choir, Mt. Olive Choir, Macedonia Gospel Chorus, Arnold Grove Choir, Pleasant Hill Choir, Ebenezer Jr. Choir, Macedonia Baptist Church Choir (Adult) - Part 1 / 10th Anniversary 8/16/1981
Athens, Ga. 1. "Amazing Grace" -- congregation. 2. "I Will Trust the Lord." 3. Prayer -- Deacon Ruben Gates. 4. "The Storm is Passing Over" -- congregation. 5. Processional -- "I Can't Feel at Home in This World" -- Macedonia Adult Choir. 6. "He Gave it to Me" -- adult choir -- Mac Brightwell lead and piano. 7. "I Am on My Way to New Jerusalem" -- lead Dorothy Jones -- piano Mac Brightwell -- recession. 9. Welcome and history of choir.
GFC 70
Ruben Gates, Mac Brightwell, Dorothy Jones, Fleeta Mitchell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, J. B. Sims Greater Bethel A.M.E. Choir, Mt. Olive Choir, Macedonia Gospel Chorus, Arnold Grove Choir, Pleasant Hill Choir, Ebenezer Jr. Choir, Macedonia Baptist Church Choir (Adult) - Part 2 / 10th Anniversary 8/17/1981
Athens, Ga. 1. "I'm Going Down to the River" -- C.R. Mack Choir (children). 2." I Cannot Make A World" -- C.R. Mack Choir. 3." I Got A Feelin'" -- Arnold Grove Choir. 4. "Sign Me Up For The Christian Jubilee" -- lead Mack Brightwell. 5. "When Trouble Rise" -- Pleasant Hill Choir. 6. "What a Time." 7. "Lead Us and Guide Us Along Life's Narrow Way" -- Ebenezer Jr. Choir. 8. "Jesus Heard My Feeble Plea."
GFC 71 Ruben Gates, Mac Brightwell, Dorothy Jones, Fleeta Mitchell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, J. B. Sims Greater Bethel A.M.E. Choir, Mt. Olive Choir, Macedonia Gospel Chorus, Arnold Grove Choir, Pleasant Hill Choir, Ebenezer Jr. Choir, Macedonia Baptist Church Choir (Adult) - Part 3 / 10th Anniversary 8/17/1981 Athens, Ga. 1. "I Know The Lord Will Make a Way Somehow" -- Macedonia Gospel Chorus -- Doc and Lucy Barnes lead. 2. "Shame on You" -- lead Doc Barnes with guitar. 3. "I've Got A Home" -- Greater Bethel A.M.E. -- lead J.B. Sims. 4. "Old Time Religion" -- piano Fleeta Mitchell. 5. "I Know then Lord Will Make a Way" -- Fleeta Mitchell piano and lead singer. 6. "Jesus Make a Way for Me." 7. "I'm Too Close to My Journey's End" -- solo with piano by Fleeta Mitchell. 8. "This Old Soul is Going Home To Live With God (By and By When the Morning Comes)." 9. "If It Had Not Been For The Lord on My Side" -- Macedonia Sr. Choir -- lead Dorothy Jones. 10."I'm on the Battlefield for the Lord" -- lead and piano Fleeta Mitchell.
GFC 72 Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Fleeta Mitchell Ebenezer East, Little Creek, Pleasant Hill, St. Lukes, A.C. Cooper Choir, Neighborhood, St. James A.M.E. Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Adult Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Senior Choir, Gospel Chorus Anniversay - Part 1 8/27/1981
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 73
Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Fleeta Mitchell Ebenezer East, Little Creek, Pleasant Hill, St. Lukes, A.C. Cooper Choir, Neighborhood, St. James A.M.E. Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Adult Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Senior Choir, Gospel Chorus Anniversay - Part 2 8/27/1981 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 74 Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Fleeta Mitchell Ebenezer East, Little Creek, Pleasant Hill, St. Lukes, A.C. Cooper Choir, Neighborhood, St. James A.M.E. Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Adult Choir, Greater Macedonia Church Senior Choir, Gospel Chorus Anniversay - Part 3 8/27/1981 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 75   Humphrey Family      
GFC 76 Gordon Tanner - Part 1 Jr. Skillet Lickers, Rehearsal   Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 77 Gordon Tanner - Part 2 Jr. Skillet Lickers, Rehearsal 7/21/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 78 Gordon Tanner - Part 3 Jr. Skillet Lickers, Rehearsal   Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 79 Gordon Tanner - Part 5 Jr. Skillet Lickers, Rehearsal   Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 80 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Odell Gilmore Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 10/1/1977
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 81 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Odell Gilmore Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 2 10/1/1977 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 82   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 12/3/1977
Athens, Ga.  
GFG 83   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 2 12/3/1977 Athens, Ga.  
GFG 84   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 3 12/3/1977 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 85 Reverend Gresham, Lucy Barnes, Doc Barnes, Odell Gilmore, Jackie Gilmore, Kenny Gilmore Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 12/27/1977
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 86 Reverend Gresham, Lucy Barnes, Doc Barnes, Odell Gilmore, Jackie Gilmore, Kenny Gilmore Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 2 12/27/1977 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 87   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 1/1/1978
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 88   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 1/1/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 89   Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 2 1/1/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 90 Doc Barnes Macedonia Baptist Church Choir - Part 1 2/5/1978
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 91 Doc Barnes Mt. Pleasant Church of God - Part 2 2/5/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 92   Mt. Pleasant Church of God - Part 1 4/15/1978
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 93   Mt. Pleasant Church of God - Part 2 4/15/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 94   Mt. Pleasant Church of God - Part 3 4/15/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 95   New Grove Baptist Church - Part 1 11/6/1977
Morgan County, Ga.  
GFC 96   New Grove Baptist Church - Part 3   Morgan County, Ga.  
GFC 97   Sacred Anthology - Part 1      
GFC 98   Secular Anthology - Part 1      
GFC 99   Secular Anthology - Part 2      
GFC 100   Secular Anthology - Part 3      
GFC 101 Henley Kassee, Olin Swain, Joel Cordle, Arthur Swain, Carter Family - Part 1 Skillet Lickers
1/5/1980
Madison County, Ga.  
GFC 102 Henley Kassee, Olin Swain, Joel Cordle, Arthur Swain, Carter Family - Part 2 Skillet Lickers 1/5/1980 Madison County, Ga.  
GFC 103 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Clyde Gilmore, Ruben Gates, Christine Camp, Sister Sheats, Fleeta Mitchell - Part 1 St. John Holiness Senior Choir, Bell Hill Choir, Gospel Chorus 12/9/1979
Madison County, Ga.  
GFC 104 Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Clyde Gilmore, Ruben Gates, Christine Camp, Sister Sheats, Fleeta Mitchell - Part 2 St. John Holiness Senior Choir, Bell Hill Choir, Gospel Chorus 12/9/1979 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 105   The Gospel Keys, John Ivey Gospel Program
12/9/1979 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 106 Note: Original destroyed; no preservation master; no cassette copy.
Walnut Grove Jam 3/19/1978
Walnut Grove, Ga.  
GFC 107
John"Doodle" Thrower, James Watson, Barry "Bear" Berring - Part 2
Walnut Grove Jam 7/5/1980
Walnut Grove, Ga.  
GFC 108 John"Doodle" Thrower, James Watson, Barry "Bear" Berring - Part 3   7/5/1980 Walnut Grove, Ga.  
GFC 109 Neal Pattman, Art Rosenbaum, Joel Cordle, Cliff Sheats, Joe Rakestraw - Part 1
WUOG (Radio broadcast) - Blues in Athens
2/1/1980
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 110 Neal Pattman, Art Rosenbaum, Joel Cordle, Cliff Sheats, Joe Rakestraw - Part 2 WUOG (Radio broadcast) - Blues in Athens 2/1/1980 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 111 Mabel Cawthorn, Maybelle Cawthorn, Oscar Peace -Part 1
  2/12/1983
Carnesville, Ga.  
GFC 112 Mabel Cawthorn, Maybelle Cawthorn, Oscar Peace -Part 2   2/12/1983 Carnesville, Ga.  
GFC 113 Willie Hill and Doc Barnes   12/9/1978
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 114 Howard Finster - Lecture
  11/7/1979
Athens, Ga. (UGA)  
GFC 115 Howard Finster   8/1/1980
Athens, Ga. (UGA)  
GFC 116 Howard Finster   8/8/1980
Athens, Ga. (UGA)  
GFC 117 Howard Finster - Part 1   9/21/1980
   
GFC 118 Howard Finster - Part 2   9/21/1980    
GFC 119 Howard Finster - Part 1   8/21/1981
   
GFC 120 Howard Finster - Part 2   8/21/1981    
GFC 121 Howard Finster   9/9/1983
   
GFC 122
Olin Swain, Eave Swain, Arthur Swain, Henley Kassee, Timothy Swain
  3/3/1980
Madison County, Ga.
 
GFC 123
Bessie Sheats
  11/12/1979
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 124 Ray Knight, Ed Teague, Art Rosenbaum - Part 1
  2/14/1982
Dahlonega, Ga.
 
GFC 125 Ray Knight, Ed Teague, Art Rosenbaum - Part 2   2/14/1982 Dahlonega, Ga.
 
GFC 126 Ray Knight, Ed Teague, Art Rosenbaum - Part 3   2/14/1982 Dahlonega, Ga.
 
GFC 127 Ray Knight, Ed Teague, Art Rosenbaum - Part 4   2/14/1982 Dahlonega, Ga.
 
GFC 128

Neal Pattman, Bill Giles - Part 1 (Neal Pattman on harmonica, Bill Giles on guitar)

  12/30/1977
Winterville, Ga.
1. "Keys to the Highway." 2. "Peach Orchard Mama." 3. "John Henry" -- guitar Art Rosenbaum. 4. "Lost John." 5. "Whoopin' Blues" (by Sonny Terry). 6. "Seem Like a Dream." 7. "Low Down Blues." 8. "Throw the Dog a Bone (Left Alone Blues)." 9. "Fox Chase." 10. "The Mogul" (train imitation). 11. "You Better Mind." 12. "Since I Lay My Burden Down."
GFC 129
Neal Pattman, Bill Giles - Part 2 (Neal Pattman on harmonica, Bill Giles on guitar)
  12/30/1977 Winterville, Ga. 1. "Sitting on Top of the World." 2. "Low Down Blues."
GFC 130 Neal Pattman, Bill Giles - Part 3 (Neal Pattman on harmonica, Bill Giles on guitar)   12/30/1977 Winterville, Ga. 1. "Keys to the Highway." 2. "Peach Orchard Mama." 3. "John Henry" -- guitar Art Rosenbaum. 4. "Lost John" -- the old style. 5. "Whoopin' the Blues (from Sonny Terry). 6. "Seem Like a Dream." 7. "Low Down Blues." 8. "Throw the Dog a Bone -- Left Alone Blues." 9. "Fox Chase."
GFC 131
Neal Pattman, Cliff Carson
  2/16/1980
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 132
Neal Pattman, Lottie Belle Lester, Aldora Bailey, Willie Hill   9/14/1980
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 133
Ed Fortenberry
  6/25/1977
Suches, Ga.
 
GFC 134
Jim Willis
  8/1/1977
   
GFC 135
Randy Howard
  8/27/1977
   
GFC 136
Emory Raims, Moses Simpkins
  10/3/1979, 10/8/1979
   
GFC 137
Sam Hawkins, Leda Hawkins, Katie Martin - Part 1
  8/1/1980
Matt, Ga.
 
GFC 138
Sammy Freeman, Buddy Wooten
  12/1/1979
   
GFC 139
Sammy Freeman, Heyward Hester - Part 1   12/26/1979
   
GFC 140
Sammy Freeman, Heyward Hester - Part 2   12/26/1979    
GFC 141
Sammy Freeman, Heyward Hester - Part 3   12/26/1979    
GFC 142
Foster Manning - Part 1
  12/2/1979
   
GFC 143
Foster Manning - Part 2   12/2/1979    
GFC 144
Willie Guy Rainey
  7/2/1976
   
GFC 145
Kate Quinton, Tom Quinton, Kay Sewell   7/31/1980
   
GFC 146
Tom Quinton - Interview - 2   8/23/1980
   
GFC 147
Tom Quinton, Maude Thacker Note: Muted sound quality and distortion on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy.
  9/27/1980
   
GFC 148 Billy Wright, Polly Wright, Albert "Sidney" Brumlow
  12/1/1979
   
GFC 149
Newt Saye
  10/30/1980
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 150
D. Hall
  8/17/1981
Athens, Ga.  
GFC 151
John Ruth - Interview
  8/17/1981 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 152
John Ruth, Leona Ruth   11/30/1981
Woodville, Ga.
 
GFC 153
Harvie Lattimore, Harvey Lattimore Note: Poor sound quality and distortion on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy.
  8/19/1983
Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 154
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers
  4/27/1980
Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 155
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers - Part 1   7/25/1981
Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 156
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers - Part 2   7/25/1981 Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 157
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers - Part 1   4/18/1981
Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 158
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers - Part 2   4/18/1981 Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 159
J. C. Staggers, Jake Staggers - Part 3   4/18/1981 Toccoa, Ga.  
GFC 160
Joe Chancey, Chesley Chancey
  6/21/1980
Cherry Log, Ga.  
GFC 161
Joe Chancey, Chesley Chancey - Part 2   6/21/1980 Cherry Log, Ga.  
GFC 162
Woodrow Wilson Proveaux
  8/15/1980    
GFC 163
Henry Ritchie
  1/6/1980    
GFC 164
Joe Miller and Young Newman
    Walton County, Ga.  
GFC 165
John "Doodle" Thrower
Lavonia, Georgia Bluegrass Festival
7/1/1977
Lavonia, Ga.  
GFC 166
Ella Mae Rice, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Ruben Gates
  8/1/1977 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 167
Milton Huff   2/14/1979 Athens, Ga. [Clarke County Jail]
 
GFC 168
Cora Thompson, Art Rosenbaum
  7/20/1980 Greene County, Ga.  
GFC 169
Margaret Hull, Lucille Hull, Lanette Hull, Lisa Hull, Vanessa Garry, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes - Part 1
  1/2/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 170
Margaret Hull, Lucille Hull, Lanette Hull, Lisa Hull, Vanessa Garry, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes - Part 2   1/2/1978 Athens, Ga.  
GFC 171
Joe Heaney FOTM Concert
9/1/1966    
GFC 172
Richard Moss, Lula Moss, Leathe Eller
Georgia Grassroots Music Festival
5/6/1978    
GFC 173
Ebb Collins
  7/19/1978    
GFC 174
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller
  5/28/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 175
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown   5/28/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 176
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller   5/29/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 177
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller   6/26/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 178
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller   7/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 179
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller   8/21/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 180
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller   8/21/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 181
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 1   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 182
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 2   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 183
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Dubs 6   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 184
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown   4/1/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 185
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 2   4/16/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 186
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Interview   4/16/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 187
Leatha Eller
  5/7/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 188
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 3   5/7/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 189
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Dub 3   5/8/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 190
Lawrence Eller, Ross Brown - Dub 4   5/1/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 191
Leatha Eller   5/1/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 192
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Dub 5   10/24/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 193
Lawrence Eller, Ross Brown - Dub 4 Note: Original destroyed; no preservation master; no cassette copy.   10/22/1978, 10/24/1978 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 194
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown, Art Rosenbaum, Walter Rogers   5/10/1980 Blairsville, Ga.  
GFC 195
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown, Art Rosenbaum, Walter Rogers   5/10/1980 Blairsville, Ga.  
GFC 196
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown, Fannie Akins, Walter Rogers - Part 2   5/11/1980 Blairsville, Ga.  
GFC 197
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown, Fannie Akins, Walter Rogers   5/11/1980 Blairsville, Ga.  
GFC 198
Lawrence Eller, Leatha Eller, Pearlie McCloud, Paralee McCloud, Berthie Rogers - Part 3
Eller Family 8/3/1980, 8/21/1980 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 199 Lawrence Eller, Green McCloud, Pearlie McCloud, Paralee McCloud   7/12/1981 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 200
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller - Part 1   11/13/1982 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 201
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller - Part 2   11/13/1982 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 202 Lawrence Eller, Paralee McCloud, Pearlie McCloud Note: Original has a low record signal and lasts only one minute; preservation master not made; did not transfer to cassette copy.     Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 203
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 3
    Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Goin' to Georgia." 2. "Shortnin' Bread" 3. Etc.
GFC 204
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 4   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Cripple Creek." 2. "Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad."
GFC 205
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller     Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Honey in the Rock." 2. "Walk Around My Jesus."
GFC 206
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 2     Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "500 Miles Away From Home." 2. "Dance All Night With a Bottle in Your Hand."
GFC 207
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller - Part 3     Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Wildwood Flower." 2. "Nobody's Business."
GFC 208 Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown     Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Goin' Down the Road Feeling Bad." 2. "Old Joe Clark."
GFC 209 Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller - Part 4     Hiawassee, Ga. 1. Original banjo tune. 2. "Somehow My Mother's Gone."
GFC 210 Ross Brown - Part 6   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 211 Ross Brown, Howard Cunningham
  9/24/1983 Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 212 Lawrence Eller, Ross Brown, Joel Cordle - Part 5
    Hiawassee, Ga.  
GFC 213   Folk Visions and Voices Opening - Book 1
  Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 214
  Folk Visions and Voices Opening - Book 2   Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 215 Note: Original and preservation master have distorted sound; did not transfer to cassette copy.
Folk Visions and Voices 11/14/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 216
  Folk Visions and Voices 2 11/14/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 217
  Folk Visions and Voices 3 11/14/1980, 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 218   Folk Visions and Voices 4 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 219   Folk Visions and Voices 5 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 220   Folk Visions and Voices 6 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 221   Folk Visions and Voices 7 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 222
  Folk Visions and Voices 8 11/15/1980 Atlanta, Ga.  
GFC 223 Gordon Tanner, Arthur Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 1
  7/23/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 224
Gordon Tanner, Arthur Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 2   7/23/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 225 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 1   8/1/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 226
Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 2   8/1/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 227 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 3     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 228
Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Interview   12/2/1977 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 229 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Interview     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 230
Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 1   12/19/1981 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 231 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 2   12/19/1981 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 232 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 3   12/19/1981 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 233 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller - Part 4   12/19/1981 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 234 (No artist listed on box but believe it to be) Gordon Tanner - Part 1
    Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 235 Gordon Tanner - Part 2     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 236
Gordon Tanner - Part 3     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 237 Gordon Tanner - Part 4     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 238 Gordon Tanner - Part 6; Jr. Skillet Lickers
    Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 239 Gordon Tanner - Part 8     Dacula, Ga  
GFC 240
Gordon Tanner - Part 9     Dacula, Ga  
GFC 241 Joe Miller, Newman Young
  9/3/1980 Dacula, Ga  
GFC 242 Gordon Tanner, Joe Miller     Dacula, Ga  
GFC 243 Paul Jordan - Tape 2
The Shady Grove Bluegrass
9/12/1976
   
GFC 244 Shouters - Roll 1 (McIntosh County Shouters) Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Prayer Meeting
    Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 245 Shouters - Roll 2 (McIntosh County Shouters)     Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 246
Shouters - Roll 3 (McIntosh County Shouters)     Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 247
Shouters - Roll 4 (McIntosh County Shouters) Note: Original destroyed; no preservation master; no cassette copy.     Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 248 Shouters - Dubs (McIntosh County Shouters)   9/5/1981 Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 249 Gordon Tanner - Dubs   9/5/1981 Eulonia, Ga.  
GFC 250 Gordon Tanner - Master 1     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 251 Gordon Tanner - Master 2     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 252
Gordon Tanner - Master     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 253 Gordon Tanner - Master A     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 254
Gordon Tanner - Master B     Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 255 Gordon Tanner - Master     Dacula, Ga. 1. "Leather Breeches." 2. "Three Nights Experience."
GFC 256 Gordon Tanner - Master     Dacula, Ga. 1. "Devilish Man." 2. "Wagon Load."
GFC 257 Gordon Tanner - Master 1   10/13/1979 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 258 Gordon Tanner - Master 2   10/13/1979 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 259 Gordon Tanner - Master 3   10/13/1979 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 260
Gordon Tanner - Master 4   10/13/1979 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 261 Gordon Tanner - Master 5   10/13/1979 Dacula, Ga.  
GFC 262 Howard Finster
Botanical Garden
  Athens, Ga.  
GFC 263 W. Guy Bruce (banjo and vocal)
  8/7/1980 Trion, Ga. 1. "Boil Them Cabbages Down" -- with mouth music. 2. Interview -- first banjo learned as he went along. 3. "Greenback." 4. "Brown Jug" -- with laughing. 5. "Cindy." 6. "John Henry" -- short. 7. "Shout Lulu" -- interview -- rode bicycle and motorcycle with banjo. 8. "Black-eyed Susan." 9. "Dying Cowboy" -- fragment -- learned from Mr. Mull.
GFC 264
Joe Rakestraw (guitar and vocal)
  2/11/1979 Athens, Ga. 1. "Everyday I Fall in Love" -- fiddle and vocal. 2. "John Henry." 3. Interview -- old music from Arcade, Jackson County -- family string band. 4. "Rock of Ages (When the World's on Fire)" -- fiddle. 5. Fiddle tune. 6. "John Henry" -- fiddle. 7. "Railroad Bill" -- guitar with vocal -- 2 takes. 8. "Corinna" -- guitar and vocal. 9. "Amazing Grace" -- fragment. 10. "St. Louis Blues" -- guitar solo. 11. "Boll Weevil Blues." 12. "Shortnin' Bread Rag."
GFC 265
Joe Rakestraw (guitar and vocal) Note: Original and preservation master have muted sound; did not transfer to cassette copy.
  12/16/1979 Athens, Ga. 1. "St. Louis Blues." 2. "Market Street Blues." 3. "Rollin' Mill." 4. "Railroad Bill." 5. "Boll Weevil." 6. "Lulu's Back in Town" -- fragment. 7. "Step it Up and Go." 8. "Tango" -- original. 9. "Leavin' Here, Don't Know Where I'm Going." 10. "Nameless."
GFC 266 Annie Will Jewell, Clyde Gilmore, Ruben Gates, Andrew Ferrell, Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Mavis Moon - 1
Gospel Chorus 10/29/1978 Athens, Ga. 1. "Near the Cross" -- and prayer. 2. "Since I Lay My Burden Down" -- lead Ruben Gates. 3. "My Number Will be Changed" -- lead Doc Barnes with guitar. 4. "Hold My Hand, Lord, Whilst I'm on this Tedious(?) Journey" -- lead Lucy Barnes. 5. Interview -- membership. 6. "Alone and Motherless" -- duet Doc and Lucy Barnes -- lead Lucy Barnes. 7. "I Am Going to See the King." 8. "Since I Lay My Burden Down." 9. "On the Battlefield For My Lord" -- lead Ruben Gates.
GFC 267
Ruben Gates, Doc Barnes, Mavis Moon, Clyde Gilmore, Andrew Ferrell, Annie Will Jewell, Lucy Barnes - 2 Gospel Chorus 10/29/1978 Athens, Ga. Interview with Deacon Gates. 1. "Get Right Church (I'm Goin' Home on the Mornin' Train)." 2. "Somethin' Got a Hold of Me" -- lead Deacon Gates. 3. "I Prayed all Night Long" -- lead Doc Barnes. 4. "How We Got Over" -- lead Mavis Moon -- unfinished. 4a. "City of Refuge" -- Clyde Gilmore. 5. "Goin' Away Don't You Want to Go" -- Clyde Gilmore. 6. "If the Lord Had to Die, What About Me" -- lead Andrew Ferrell -- old spiritual. 7. "I Know I Have Been Changed" -- Doc Barnes. 8. "Amazing Grace" -- lead Deacon Gates. 9. "Since I Met Jesus." 10. "Walk Together Little Children" -- lead Clyde Gilmore. 11. "How Long, Oh Lord" -- lead Doc Barnes.
GFC 268
Doc Barnes, Lucy Barnes, Clyde Gilmore - 3
Gospel Chorus 10/29/1978 Athens, Ga. 1. "Everybody Gonna Have A Wonderful Time." 2. "Just a Closer Walk With Thee" -- guitar Doc Barnes -- with chorus. 3. "Walkin' and Talkin' in Jesus Name" -- lead Lucy Barnes. 4. "Won't It Be Grand" -- lead Clyde Gilmore. 5. "Step by Step ("I've been Saved(?))" -- lead Doc Barnes. 6. "I Sing it By Myself" -- lead Doc Barnes. 7. "Soon One Mornin'." 8. "I'm Tired and My Soul Need a Rest" -- fragment. 9. "Didn't it Rain" -- 2 false starts. 10. "Somethin Got a Hold of Me." 11. "Bye and Bye (We Will Understand it Better Bye and Bye)." 11a. Interview. 12. "I Just Wrote to Tell You."
GFC 269 Lennon Hitchcocks, David Sims, Reverend Bishop - 1
Ebenezer East
6/19/1980 Athens, Ga. Invocation. 1. "Come By Here" -- congregation. 2. Hymn -- congregation. 3. Prayer -- Mr. Washington. 4. "I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say" (hymn) -- lead by man from Arnold's Grace. 5. Prayer. 6. "I Want to Go Where Jesus Is" -- congregation lead by Lennon Hitchcocks -- deacon at Huff Grove. 7. Prayer. 8. "Pray Till the Holy Ghost Comes (Hush and Listen Somebody Callin' My Name)" -- prayer by David Sims -- lead by Rev. Cooper. 9. "You Got To Move." 10. "Jesus if You Lean On Me." 11. "My God is Callin' Me" -- lead Otha Cooper. 12. Sermon: "I pay strict attention to songs that so much meaning" -- Rev. Bishop.
GFC 270
Reverend Bishop - 2 Ebenezer East 6/19/1980 Athens, Ga. 1. Sermon continued -- Rev. Bishop. 2. "I Will trust in The Lord Till I Die" -- Rev. Bishop. 3. "I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say Come Unto Me and Rest" -- hymn. 4. "Won't It Be Grand." 5. "Sit Down Servant." 6. "Oh Lord, Hear My Call."
GFC 271 Mavis Moon - 1 Little Creek Choir 7/20/1980 Greene County, Ga. 1."You Brought Me From a Long Way" -- congregation. 2. Invocation, prayer. 3, "One More Time" -- congregation. 4. "Soon and Very Soon" -- congregation [missed start]. 5. "Sit Down Servant" -- leader Robert Finch. 6. "When He Calls Me I Will Answer." 7. "Christians Hold Your Light" -- Ebenezer. 8. "Take Me By My Hand, Lead Me On" -- Neighborhood. 9. "That is All I Need." 10. "What A Friend We Have In Jesus" -- Watkinsville. 11. "If You Don't Go, Don't Hinder Me (I'm On My Way)" -- leader Mavis Moon.
GFC 272
Cora Thompson - 2
Little Creek Choir 7/20/1980 Greene County, Ga. 1. "We Will Understand it Better, Bye & Bye" -- congregation. 2. "I Am Going Home (And I Won't Back No More)" -- Little Creek Choir. 3. "In Your Name" -- Little Creek Choir. 4. Announcements, remarks on music. 5. "I Hear Music in the Air."
GFC 273 Howard Finster Note: Original and preservation master have distorted sound; did not transfer to cassette copy.
  10/6/1979 Summerville, Ga. 1. "Over on the other Shore." 2. [Medley] "In the Sweet Bye & Bye" , "Down at the Cross Where I First Saw the Light", "Nearer My God to Thee", "Amazing Grace", "Mother's Not dead" , "Mary Phagan" , "George Collins", "I Was on the Mountain", "Sweet Fern", "There is Coming a Day", "Old Time Religion" [instrumental]. 3. "Big Rock Candy Mountain." 4. "John the Piper's Son" , "He Got the Whole World in His Hands." 5. "What Ship is This?", "Old Ship of Zion." 5. [#5 listed twice] "In the Book of John 16" -- original song. 6. "When I Come to Mountain" -- original song. 7. "Old Daniel Was Taken" -- original song. 8. "I've Got More Than This Old World Can Hold" -- original song. 9. "This Old World" -- orginal song. 10. "Pile Them Cabbage" -- harp -- Library of Congress Comments -- medley `tremblin' style. 11. banjo comedy. 12. Story about crowd -- "Jesus." 13. "He Got the Whole World in His Hands" -- different voices.
GFC 274 Sam Hawkins, Linda Shadblum, Katie Martin - Part 2
  7/1/1981 Matt, Ga. 1. "Soldiers Joy" -- Sam Hawkins demonstrates styles. 2. "Fishers Hornpipe" -- Sam Hawkins on banjo. 3. Chords and "Home, Sweet, Home." 4. "Soldiers Joy" -- Art Rosenbaum on fiddle; "Flop-eared Mule," "Goin' Down the Road," "Fishers." 5. "Ricketts Horn Pipe" -- Sam Hawkins -- banjo. 6. "Jenny Lind Polka" Sam Hawkins -- banjo. 7. "Cumberland Gap." 8. "I Want a Mansion" -- Katy Martin on vocal & guitar, Linda Shadburn on vocal. 9. "God's Children Have Been Burdened." 10. "I'll Fly Away" -- fragment. 11. "A Tramp on the Street."
GFC 275 Chelsey Chancey, Art Rosenbaum, Gene Wiggins, Joe Chancey - Part 1
Chancey Brothers 10/22/1978 Cherry Log, Ga. 1. "Mulberry Gap." 2. "Katy Hill." 3. "Cumberland Gap." 4. "Frankie." 5. "Green Back" with vocal. 6. "Free Little Birdie" Chesley Bros. Band. 7. "Cripple Creek" -- band. 8. "Old Joe Clark" -- vocal Joe Chancey. 9. "Old Grey Mare." 10. "Pile Them Cabbage." 11. "Sourwood Holler" fiddle Gene Wiggend(?) and Art Rosenbaum. 12. "Sally Goodin." 13. "11 Cent Cotton." 14. "Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar." 15. "Black Mountain Rag" banjo by Chesley Chancey. 16. "Mole in the Ground."
GFC 276 Chancey Brothers Chancey Brothers 10/22/1978 Cherry Log, Ga. 1. "All in Good Time." 1a. "Poor Ex-Soldier" -- duet. 2. "Cotton-Eyed Joe." 3. "Shout Lulu." 4. "Turkey in the Straw." 5. "Arkansas Traveler." 6. "Cindy." 7. "Fishers Hornpipe." 8. "Ricketts Hornpipe" --false start.
GFC 277 Cox Brothers, Jim Cox, Bill Cox, Joe Chancey, Ralph Chancey (Jim Cox on banjo, Bill Cox on guitar, Joe Chancey on guitar, Ralph Chancey on mandolin)
Chancey Brothers, Cox Brothers 10/22/1978 Cherry Log, Ga. 1."Hills of Old Virgina." 2. "Gold Rush." 3. "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" -- lead Ralph Chancey. 4. "Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone?" 5. "Go Down Moses." 6. "May You Never Be Alone Like Me"-- Ralph Chancey. 7. "The Uncloudy Day" lead -- Ralph Chancey.
GFC 278 Chelsey Chancey, Ralph Chancey, Joe Chancey - Part 1
  11/10/1979 Cherry Log, Ga. 1. "Methodist and Preacher." 2. "Arkansas Traveler." 3. "Black-Eyed Susie" 2 takes, 2nd with vocal. 4. "Cindy" vocal by Joe Chancey. 5. "Old Dan Tucker" vocal by Joe Chancey. 6. "Cumberland Gap." 7. "Shoot the Turkey Buzzard" several takes with vocals by Joe and Ralph Chancey. 8. "Katy Hill." 9. "Free Little Bird." 10. "The War is a Raging." 11. "Old Smokey." 12. "Poor Drumhard." 11. "Rye Whiskey." 12. "John Lewis."
GFC 279
Joe Chancey, 2 Cousins - Part 2 Chancey Brothers 11/10/1979 Cherry Log, Ga. 1. "Sillicoe." 2. Interview. 3. "Billy Richardson's Last Ride" -- Joe Chancy vocal. 4. "The Fields are Turnin' Brown." 5. "900 Miles." 6. "Jealous Hearted Me." 7. "I'm Blue and Lonesome." 8. "Black Mountain Rag" -- banjo out of tune. 9. Interview -- flag parties. 9. "Sandy Land", "Hog Drover" jokes and games. 10. "Mole in the Ground." 11. "Lay Down My Old Guitar." 12. "900 Miles" vocal Joe then Chesley Chancey. 13. "Black Mountain Rag."
GFC 280
Chelsey Chancey, Ralph Chancey, Joe Chancey - Part 3 (Chancey Brothers -- Chelsey on banjo; Ralph on mandolin; Joe on guitar)
Chancey Brothers 11/10/1979 Cherry Log, Ga. 1. "Shoot That Turkey Buzzard." 2. "Mulberry Gap." 3. "Katy Hill." 4. "Shout Lulu." 5. "Sweet Willie Come Back." 6. "Green Back" --Land Norris tune. 7. "Ground Hog." 8. "Down the Road." 9. "Old Joe Clark" --talk on Land Norris.
GFC 281 Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown (Lawrence Eller on banjo; Vaughn Eller on guitar; Ross Brown on fiddle)
  8/21/1977 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Old Faded Picture on the Wall." 2. "Dance All Night With a Bottle in Your Hand." 3. "Will the Circle be Unbroken." 4. "Lonesome Valley." 5. "Cripple Creek."
GFC 282
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown ? (Lawrence Eller on banjo; Vaughn Eller on guitar)   8/21/1977 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Shortnin' Bread" [with song bow?]. 2. "Comin' Round the Mountain", "Charmin' Betsy." 3. "Orange Train Special." 4." If a Married Man Stay at Home." 5. " Wild Bill Jones." 6. "He Was a Real Daddy to Me." 7. "Somebody Touched Me." 8. "The Ship That Sailed Nigh" [incomplete].
GFC 283
Lawrence Eller, Vaughn Eller, Ross Brown - Part 1 (Lawrence Eller on banjo; Vaughn Eller on guitar; Ross Brown on fiddle)   12/1/1977 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. No song listed. 2. "500 Miles." 3. "Goin' to Georgia." 4. "My Homes in Charlotte, NC." 5. "Little Red Shoes." 6. "Ground Hog." 7. "Will the Circle Be Unbroken." 8. "Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad." 9. "I'm Just Here to get My Baby Out of Jail."
GFC 284
Lawrence Eller, Ross Brown (Lawrence Eller on banjo, Ross Brown on fiddle)
  10/23/1978 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "Count the Days I'm Gone" -- snatches only. 2. "Goin' to Georgia." 3. "Count the Days I'm Gone." 4. "John Henry." 5. "My Home's in Charlotte, NC" -- 2 takes. 6. "Little Maggie." 7. "Getting There Rabbit." 8. "You're Gonna Look Like a Monkey When You Get Old." 9. "Poor Ellen Smith." 10. "Pretty Polly." 11. "On Top of Old Smokey." 12. "Heavenly Light is Shining on Me." 13. "Goin' Down This Road Feelin' Bad."
GFC 285 Laethe Eller, Pearlie Sexton, Art Rosenbaum
Eller Family 8/23/1980 Hiawassee, Ga. 1. "In the Pines" -- Pearlie Sexton vocal and banjo. 2. "Oh Fare You Well My Darling"-- fragment Pearlie Sexton. 3. "All the Good Times" --Lawrence Eller banjo and vocal, Pearlie Sexton (Lawrence's sister) vocal. 4. "On Top of Old Smokey." 5. "Bury Me Beneath the Willow." 6. "Foggy Mountain Top." 7. "Handsome Molly"-- fragment. 8. "Think of My Blue Eyes." 9. "Little Brown Jug" --Laethe Eller. 10. "What You Gonna Name the Little Baby" original song by Laethe Eller. 11. Art Rosenbaum reads poem by Laethe Eller -- an old church. 12. Poem by Laethe Eller on aging
GFC 286
George Childers - Part 1 (George Childers banjo and vocal, with Jerusalem Community Church?)
  6/23/1980 Jasper, Ga. 1. "Cripple Creek." 2. "Lonesome Road Blues." 3. "Turkey in the Straw." 4. "Soldier's Joy." 5. "Black-Eyed Susie." 6. Interview -- family. 7. "Breakdown -- Marchin' Through Georgia." 8. "Lonesone Road Blues" . 9. "Nobody's Business" with vocal .
GFC 287 George Childers, Beverly Childers, Walter Ingram - Part 2 (George Childers on banjo)
  6/23/1980 Jasper, Ga. 1. "Wreck of the Old '97." 2. "Knoxville"-- Walter Ingram. 3. "White Dove"-- George Childers vocal and guitar, Beverly Childers vocal and mandolin. 4. "Cindy" --George Childers on banjo. 5. "Rattler." 6. "(Railroad Bill) 500 Miles." 7. Paul Huygon(?) version -- instrumental. 7a. "Home, Sweet, Home." 8. "Worried Man Blues." 9. "Little Darling Pal 'O Mine." 10. T. Blues. 10a. "Blue Yodel." 11. [crossed out inside box]. 12. "Salty Dog" [fragments]. 13. "Cotton-Eyed Joe" with banjo. 14. "Wild Bill Jones."
GFC 288
George Childers - Part 3   6/23/1980 Jasper, Ga. 1. "Talkin' Blues."
GFC 289
George Childers, Bob Childers, James Childers - Part 1 (Jerusalem Community Church? George Childers on banjo, Bob Childers on guitar. Bob Childers, 23 years old, taught by father, plays guitar and 2-finger banjo) Note: Duplicate of GFC 286.
Skillet Lickers
6/23/1980 Jasper, Ga.  
GFC 290 Cliff Sheats - Part 1 (Cliff Sheats (b. 1904) on piano and vocals; Judy Sheats his daughter on piano)
  9/22/1979 Athens, Ga. 1. Spiritual. 2. Blues. 3. "Brought Me a Mighty Long Way." 4. Interview on how he got started. Song "Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling." 5. "Long Legged Lulu." 6. "Stop That Woman From Ticklin' Me Under My Chair." 7. "Oh, Red." 8. Blues -- piano Judy Sheats (daughter). 9. Original song by Judy Sheats. 10. "Light Shinin' in the Window" --Judy Sheats.
GFC 291
Cliff Sheats - Part 2 (Cliff Sheats on piano and vocals])
  9/22/1979 Athens, Ga. 1. "Let it Shine" with family. 2. "Amazing Grace." 3. "Ticklin' me Under my Chin" (mike noise). 4. No song listed. 5. "Will the Circle Be Unbroken." 6. "Precious Lord Take My Hand." 7. "Jesus is Comin' in the Judgement." 8. Piano by "David." 9. "I Got to Go." 10. "Church Song Family (God Put a Rainbow in the Sky)."
GFC 292
  Ticknetley Christian Harmoney Singing - Part 1
8/24/1980 Gilmer County, Ga. 1. [46 top] "The Hills of Zion." 2. [59] "Near(?)" 3. "Youthful Blessins." 4. [117] "Angel Band." 5. [128] "Ninety-Fifth (Watts)" (when I can read my title clearly). 6. [129] "Coronation." 7. [203] "Cumberland." 8. [111] "Fleeting Days." 9. [156] "Repentance." 10. [189] "One By One." 11. [202] "Immensity." 12. [264] "Harwell(?)" 13. [140] "Eden." 14. [248] "The Light Is Falling." 15. [1] "Weary Rest."
GFC 293   Ticknetley Christian Harmoney Singing - Part 2 8/24/1980 Gilmer County, Ga. 1. "Easter Anthem" [369]. 2. [367] "David's Lamentation." 3. [287] "Indian Concert." 4. [42] "Joy Bells." 5. [298 bottom] "French Bread." 6. [303] "The Uncloudy Day." 7. [281] "Palmetto." 8. [135] "Raymond." 9. [100] "Tennessee (the Prodigal Son)" last verse cut off.
GFC 294
  Ticknetley Christian Harmoney Singing - Part 3 8/24/1980 Gilmer County, Ga. 1. [101] "An Address for All"-- William Walker. 2. [258] "Thorny Desert"--William Walker. 3. [180] "The Sinless Summerland." 4. [293] "Lenox." 5. [274] "Mother Tell Me Of the Angels." 6. [372] "I Won't Turn Back." 7. [239] "Soft Music." 8. [206] "Prayer Meeting." 9. [135] "Raymond" (sung with figures). 10. "Raymond" continued. 11. Closing words. 12. [78] "Amazing Grace."
GFC 295
Ronister Johnson, Interview
  7/16/1977 Sapelo Island, Ga.  
GFC 296
Allen Green, Basketmaker, born 1907, Interview
  7/18/1977 Sapelo Island, Ga.  
GFC 297
Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers
  8/28/1977 Sapelo Island, Ga. 1. "So Glad I'm Here." 2. "Do You Know the Man from Galilee." 3. "Amazing Grace." 4. "I'm Gonna Lay Down My Life for My Lord." 5. "God Moves (Out on the Water)." 6. "Lay Down My Burden." 7. "You Better Mind (You Gonna Give an Account at the Judgement)." 8. "Hard Trials?" 9. "How Long?"
GFC 298
Bessie Jones   8/28/1977 Sapelo Island, Ga. 1. "Daniel in the Lion's Den." 2. "Give Me the Gourd to Drink Water." 3. "I Ain't Been to School, But I Ain't No Fool (Game)." 4. "Josephine Shout (Game)." 5."Ranky, Tanky (Game)." 6. "Wip, Wap (Game)." 7. "Thread Needle" (Game) (Wind Up). 8. "Give Up This Borrowing" (Game). 9. "Alabama, Mississippi." 10. "Goodbye Everybody Sing Hallelujah."
GFC 299
Randy Woods, Instrument Builder and Repairman Note: Muted sound on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy.
  12/6/1979 Isle of Hope, Savannah, Ga.  
GFC 300
(The Might Five, The Dart Singers, Eddie Broughton with harmonica by Buck Lanier)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 1
8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Jesus, You Been Good To Me." 2. "Put A Little Love In Your Heart." 3. "A Little More Faith." 4. "We Need to Pray." 5. Intro of group. "Oh My Loving Mother." 6. "Kumbaya." 7. "This Little Light of Mine." 8. "(Down by the River Side) Study War No More." 9. "Be Patient With Me." 10. "When the Saints Go Marchin' In." 11. "Walkin' Shoes" (blues). 12. "You Don't Have to Go." 13. "Does My Baby Know She's Gone." 14. "Do the Twist." 15. "Mother Blues." 16. "Hush, Hush." 17. "Blues." 18. "Mama Don't Allow" (boogie). Performing 1 to 4: The Might Five; 5 to 10: The Dart Singers; 11 to 19: Eddie Broughton with harmonica by Buck Lanier on 12.
GFC 301
(Church of God from Liberty County, Ethel Mae Stanley, Jesse Burkes, Glory Bound Choir)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 2 8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Go Down Moses (completion)." 2. "Let's Just Praise the Lord." 3. "There is Joy in the Lord." 4. "The Church of God." 5. "The Name of Jesus." 6. "To God Be The Glory." 7. "Down by the Riverside"-- Jesse Burkes. 8. "Trouble of the World"-- Ethel Mae Stanley. 9. "Prayin' in the Hand Will Soon be Over"-- Jesse Burkes. 10. "How I Got Over"-- Ethel Mae Stanley. 11. "How Did You Feel When You Came out the Wilderness (Leanin' on the Lord)"-- Jesse Burkes. 12. "If You Ever Need The Lord Sho' You Need Him Now." 13. "I Am Determined to Walk with Jesus." 14. "Keep Your Lamp Trimmed and Burning." 15. "I'm Going to Meet the King" [end missing]. Singing 1 to 6: Church of God from Liberty County. Singing 7 to 11: Ethel Mae Stanley & Jesse Burkes. Singing 12 to 15: Glory Bound Choir.
GFC 302
(Claude Hickox, Carl Griffin, Junior Lane, Doug Quimby, Georgia Sea Island Singers, Ruth Cohen, Buck Lanier Band, Paul Perry)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 3 8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Waltz" -- Claude Hickox, Carl Griffin, Junior Lane -- old-time music. 2. "Gold Rush is Over" -- Claude Hickox, Carl Griffin -- guitar, and Junior Lane -- banjo -- from Hoboken, GA. 3. "Cripple Creek." 4. "John Henry." 5. "Prayer Meeting In Heaven." 6. "Step it Up and Go" -- RL - flat top, lead; Carl Griffin - guitar 2nd. 7. "Liberty" -- whole band. 8. "Battle of New Orleans (8th of January)." 9. "Sally Goodin." 10. "Moses" -- Doug Quimby and Georgia Sea Island Singers. 11. "Look How They Done My Lord" -- Ruth Cohen, leader. 12. "Kneebone Bend." 13. "Ain't I Right?" -- Doug Quimby, leader. 14. Game -- Head & Shoulders -- remarks by BJ. 15. "Juba". 16. "Sandy - ree," BJ & Doug Quimby (dance song). 17. "Hambone"-- Doug Quimby. 18. Intro Buck Lanier Band. 19. "A Fallin' Star" Mike -- lead, Paul Perry, drums. 20. "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry." 21. "Laughin' in the Sunshine."
GFC 303
(Buck Lanier Band, Doug Quimby, Dan Smith on harmonica and jews harp, Earnest Fager on harmonica, Deacon James Cook, and the McIntosh County Shouters)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 4 8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Tonight the Bottle Let me Down." 2. "Farewell Party." 3. "The Train." 4. [tune] Dan Smith on jews harp. 5. [French harp tune]. 6. "Line the Track." 7."Cotton Need Pickin" Dan Smith with Doug Quimby. 8. "I Want to See You When the Sun Go Down." 9. "Old Forrest Train." 10. "Modern Train." 11. "Kneebone." 12. "Rock the Baby." 13. "Oh Eve, Where is Adam?" 14. "Side with Jesus." 15. "Soldier of Cross" with solo by J. Cook. 16. "Time Goin' Nigh [Sinners Wait(?)]." 17. "Read 'Em John." Performing 1 and 2 the Buck Lanier Band; 3 to 7 Dan Smith on harmonica and jews harp; 8 to 10 Earnest Fager on harmonica; 11 to 17 Deacon James Cook and the McIntosh County Shouters.
GFC 304
(Gospel Thigh Slappers, Doug Quimby, The Brunswick Job Corps Choir, Ruth Cohen, First Born Holiness Choir, The Flat Top Travelers)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 5 8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Do You Call That Religion?" 2. "Oh Noah, God's Goin' to Rise on the Runnin' Tide" leader, Willie Ross. 3. "On the Wall." 4. "Trials & Tribulations." 5. "I Shall Not Be Moved." 6. "Revive Us Again." 7. "Roll, Jordan." 8. "The Storm is Passing Over." 9. "Take Your Burden to the Lord." 10. Beating the rice demonstration by Doug Quimby. "I'm on My Way" by Doug Quimby, "Blow, Tony, Blow" by Ruth Cohen, "Peas In (and) the Rice" encore. 11. "Someday." 12. "I Want to Be Ready When He Comes." 13. "Rock of My Salvation." 14. "I Found No Fault in God." 15. "Sign Me Up For the Christian Jubilee." 16. "Rocky Top." Performing 1 to 5: the Gospel Thigh Slappers with Doug Quimby; 6 to 9: the Brunswick Job Corps Choir; 10: Doug Quimby and Ruth Cohen; 11 to 15: the First Born Holiness Choir; 16: the Flat Top Travelers.
GFC 305
(The Flat Top Travelers (bluegrass), The Plantation Singers of Brunswick, The Washboard Band (jazz), Dave Brand on washboard, Keith Stewart)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 16, 1980 : No. 6 8/16/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Fox on the Run." 2. "Jerusalem Reel, Jersusalem Ridge." 3. "Kicking Mule." 4. "Mule Skinner Blues." 5. "Cripple Creek" with Keith Stewart, 17 years old, on fiddle. 6. Mike Nichol "3 Bears" and toners. 7. "Up This Hill [at] Dawn." 8. "Train 45." 9. "Old Time Religion." 10. "All Things I Believe." 11. "That's All Right." 12. "Peace in the Valley." 13. Swing Lo, Sweet Chariot." 14. "Amazing Grace." 15. Intro, "Everything Will Be All Right." 16. "Caledonia." Performing 1 through 8: the Flat Top Travelers (bluegrass); 9 to 14: the Plantation Singers of Brunswick; 15 and 16: the Washboard Band (jazz) with Brunswick on piano, Daniels on guitar, and Dave Brand on washboard.
GFC 306
(Rev. G.L. Jones and the Harlem Church of God In Christ; Dart Singers; Deacon Gus Hargrove; Deacon Neptune Whing; Deacon Thomas Ramsey; Ralph Burton Jones; Burton Jones Jr.; Cross Family (bluegrass gospel))
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 1 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Look Where He Brought Me From." 2. "I'm So Glad Jesus Lifted Me." 3. "Everything is Moving by the Power of God." 4. "This Little Light of Mine." 5. "Kumbaya." 6. "That's Alright." 7. "When the Saints Go Marching In." 8. "Please Be Patient With Me." 9. "Blessed Assurance." 10. "Father I Stretch My Hand to Thee" [258 CM]. 11. "A Charge to Keep a Hand to God" [SM]. 12. "We Used to Have Old Time Religion." 13. Stephen Foster Medley -- "Oh Susannah", "Camptown Ladies." 14. "I Get the Blues When It Rains" with vocal. 15. "Georgia On My Mind." 16. "Waitin For the Robert E. Lee." 17. "Mississippi Mud." 18. "Polly Wolly Doodle." 19. "They Baptized Jesse Taylor." 20. "Prayer Bells of Heaven." Performing 1 through 3: Rev. G.L. Jones and the Harlem Church of God In Christ; 4 to 8: the Dart Singers; 9 to 12: hymn singing with Deacons Gus Hargrove, Neptune Whing, and Thomas Ramsey; 13 through 18: Ralph Burton Jones, Burton Jones Jr. [and father] tenor banjos and electric foot bass; 19 to 20: the Cross Family (bluegrass gospel).
GFC 307
(Cross Family; Payne Chapel Choir; Claude Griffin; Claude Hickox; W.B. Law; Jessie Burkes; Gospel Thigh Slappers)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 2 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "An Old-Time Family Blue Grass Band." 2. "Thank You Lord For Your Blessings on Me." 3. "Father's Table Grace." 4. "Holy, Holy, Holy." 5. [no song title listed] 6. "Amazing Grace." 7. [no song title listed]. 8. "A Message From Above." 9. "How Great Thou Art." 10. "Battle of New Orleans." 11. "Blue Ridge Mountain Theme." 12. "Old Joe Clark." 13. "Down Yonder." 14. "Nellie Grey." 15. [no song title listed]. 16. "Steel Guitar Rag." 17. "Carrol Blues." [no 18 or 19] 20. "I Wished I Was One of the Numbers Too." 21. "I've Got Religion and I'm Glad." 22. "Plumb the Vine." 23. "Just a Warning For You." 23a. "Down by the Riverside." 23b. "Have You Been to the Pool." 24. "Close to Thee." Performing 1 to 3: the Cross Family; 4 to 9: the Payne Chapel Choir [5 and 7 are not listed]; 10 to 17: Claude Griffin, Claude Hickox, and W.B. Law [nothing numbered 15, 18 and 19]; 20 to 23: Jessie Burkes; 24 the Gospel Thigh Slappers.
GFC 308
(Gospel Thigh Slappers; Doug Quimby; Bessie Jones (b. 1902) & Family; Earl Fagey; Dan Smith)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 3 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Close to Thee" [a capella]. 2. "Noah and God Gonna Ride on the Reignin'[?] Tide" [a capella]; 3. "Noah" [again with instrumental accompaniment]. 4. "There'll Be Rest For the Weary" [a capella]. 5. "There'll Be Rest For the Weary" [with instrumental accompaniment]. 6."Anywhere I Go" [a capella]. 7. "Anywhere I Go" [with instrumental accompaniment]. 8. "I'm So Glad I'm Here." 9. "I Feel Good." 10. Comment on chain gangs. "Sink 'Em Low" [chain gang song]. 11. "I'm So Glad." 12. "Yonder Come Day." 13. Games with grandchildren -- "Mamma Lamma Cumma Lamma", "Head & Shoulders." 14. Sounds on harmonica by Earl Fagey. 15. "I Want To See You When the Goes Down"-- Earl Fagey on harmonica. 16. "Modern Train"-- Earl Fagey. 17. "Don't Feed the Devil With a Long Handled Spoon." Performing 1 to 7: the Gospel Thigh Slappers and Doug Quimby; 8 to 13: Bessie Jones (b. 1902) & Family; 14 to 16: Earl Fagey; 17: Dan Smith.
GFC 309
(Dan Smith with Bessie Jones; James Cook (94 years old) and the McIntosh County Shouters; Lawrence McIver; Doug Quimby)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 4 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Fox Chase" instrumental Dan Smith on harmonica. 2. "Cotton Need a Pickin" Dan Smith on harmonica. 3. "Tampin'(?) the Track" Dan Smith on harmonica. 4. "Do You Know the Lord Has Laid His Hands on You" Dan Smith on harmonica and Bessie Jones with vocals and tambourine. 5. "Leaving is Good, Life is Sweet, No Matter What Your Case May Be" Dan Smith & Bessie Jones. 6. "Jubilee" comments by Cook. 7. "I'm Gonna Pray Til' I Die." 8. "Shout, Daniel, Shout." 9. "Kneebone Bend." 10. "Hold The Baby." 11. Good intro. "Shanty for Stowing Timber." 11a. "Soldier of the Cross." 12. "I See Day Time Drawin' Nigh." 13. "Oh Eve, Where is Adam Mate" lead -- Lawrence McIver. 14. Beating the Rice Demonstration -- JM. 15. "Pay Me My Money Down." 16. "Old Tar River" Doug Quimby with remarks by Alan Lomax. Performing 1 to 5: Dan Smith with Bessie Jones; 6 to 11: James Cook (94 years old) and the McIntosh County Shouters; 12 to 13: Lawrence McIver; 14 to 15: Doug Quimby and audience.
GFC 310
(Eddie Broughton on guitar; Buck Lanier on harmonica; Mike Ogilsby on bass; Paul Perry on drums; Flat Top Travelers; The Mighty Five)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 5 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Blues." 2. "Baby, You Don't Have to Go." 3. "Kansas City." 4. "Short Blues." 5. Intro. 6. "Honky Tonk Angels." 7. Waltz? 8. "There Goes My Everything." 9. "Release Me." 10. "John Henry" instrumental with harmonica. 11. "Little Maggie." 12. "Devil's Dream." 13. "Boil the Cabbage Down." 14. "Hello Trouble." 15. "That's My Son." 16. "You Never Fail." Performing 1 to 4: Eddie Broughton on guitar and Buck Lanier on harmonica; 5 to 10: Buck Lanier on harmonica, Mike Ogilsby on bass, and Paul Perry on drums; 11 to 14: Flat Top Travelers; 15 and 16: the Mighty Five.
GFC 311
(The Dixie Jubilators)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1980. August 17, 1980 : No. 6 8/17/1980 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Since I Lay My Burden Down." 2. "Still Remember What You Done For Me." 3. "Hold On." 4. "Dear Lord Show Me the Way." 5. "I'm Not Tired Yet, Lord I want you to Touch Me Right Now." All songs performed by the Dixie Jubilators.
GFC 312
(Sea Island Singers lead by Doug Quimby; Jake McCloud; Old Plantation Singers of Brunswick)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1983. No. 1 : August 19, 1983
8/19/1983 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "Pay Me My Money Down." 2. "I Know I'm Right." 3. "Oh Freedom." 4. "My God Is a Rock in a Weary Land." 5. "Jesus Said He Would Meet Me Down By the Riverside" (gospel). 6. "The Old Rugged Cross." 7. "John Henry." 8. "Fox Chase" (harmonica). 9. "Train Song" (harp). 10. "Sittin' On Top of the World." 11. "You Can Jump It Up, Shake It Up." 12. "Where Could I Go But to The Lord." 13. "Amazing Grace." 14. "How Peaceful Jesus Is." Performing 1 to 4: the Sea Island Singers lead by Doug Quimby; 5 to 6: no one listed; 7 to 11: Jake McCloud; 12 to 14: the Old Plantation Singers of Brunswick.
GFC 313
(Plantation Singers of Brunswick; McIntosh County Shouters; Baconton Community Choir; Moving Star Hall Singers of John's Island, South Carolina)
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1983. No. 2: August 20, 1983 8/20/1983 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "We Will Understand it Better, Bye & Bye" (cont.). 2. "I'm Glad." 3. "Swing Lo, Sweet Chariot." 4. Introduction by Jim Cook (97 years old). 5. "Jubilee" shout song led by Lawrence McIver ["out" listed on box]. 6. "Lay Down This Body" ["out" listed on box]. 7. "So Sweet." 7a. "Blow Gabriel" ["out" listed on box]. 8. "I'm a Noble Soldier" (work song -- timber stowing shanty) sung by Deacon Cook. 9. "Oh Eve, Where is Adam" lead by Lawrence McIver, also Andrew Palmer. 10. "True Religion (Tryin' to Make Heaven My Home)." 11. "Are You Feelin' Alright?" 12. "Must Jesus Bear the Cross." 13. "I Know the Lord Laid His Hands On Me." Performing 1 to 3: Plantation Singers of Brunswick; 4 to 9: McIntosh County Shouters; 10: Baconton Community Choir; 11 to 13: Moving Star Hall Singers of John's Island, South Carolina.
GFC 314
Moving Star Hall Singers of John's Island South Carolina; Benjamin Bligen, Ruth Bligen, Mary Pimkey, Bertha Smith
Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1983. No. 3: August 20, 1983 8/20/1983 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "I'm a Soldier in this Army of the Lord." 2. "I've Got a Feeling Everything's Gonna Be Alright." 3. "Amazing Grace." 4. See good [?]. First song performed by the Moving Star Hall Singers of John's Island, South Carolina. 2nd and 3rd songs performed by Benjamin Bligen, Ruth Bligen, Mary Pimkey, Bertha Smith.
GFC 315
(Combined Community Choirs; Moving Star Singers of John's Island, South Carolina; Baconton Community Choir; McIntosh County Shouters; the Cross Family) Georgia Sea Island Festival, 1983. No. 4: August 21, 1983
8/21/1983 St. Simons Island, Ga. 1. "He's Calling Me." 2. "I'll Go (If the Lord Needs Somebody)." 3. "I'm a Soldier" (squeal on start). 4. "Jesus Will Never Say No" (airplane noise). 5. "You Got To Move." 6. [no song title listed]. 7. "That's Alright." 8. "Happy in the Service of the Lord." 9. "Down Through the Years the Lord has Been Good to Me/I'm Holding on." 10. "Everything Belongs to the Lord" solo, original song by Lawrence McIver. 11. Comments by Deacon Jim Cook. 12. "Move, Daniel" led and introduced by Lawrence McIver ["out" listed on box]. 13. "Kneebone" led by Doretha Skipper. 14. "Watch That Star" led by Lawrence McIver. 15. "Hold the Baby" led by Doretha Skipper. 16, "Adam in the Garden Picking Leaves." 17. "Last Day Coming, Farewell." 18. "Where the Roses Never Fade." Performing the 1st song: Combined Community Choirs; 2 to 7: the Moving Star Singers of John's Island, South Carolina; 8 to 9: Baconton Community Choir; 10 to 17: the McIntosh County Shouters; 18: the Cross Family.
GFC 316
Note: Muted sound on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy.
Shout: Eulonia, Ga. No. 1 of 3 (McIntosh County Shouters) 1/1/1982 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Shout Daniel." 2. "Watch That Star." 3. "Kneebone." 4. "So Sweet." 5. "Jubilee." 6. "Hold The Baby." 7. "Rock the Baby." 8. "Time Drawin' Nigh." 9. "Eve and Adam."
GFC 317
Note: Muted sound on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy. Shout: Eulonia, Ga. No. 2 of 3 (McIntosh County Shouters) 1/1/1982 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Walk Through the Valley." 2. "In the Field We Must Die." 3. "Blow Gabriel." 4. "Time Drawn Nigh" ["out" listed on box] "Rev. Sing a Song." 5. Rev. Palmer "Read 'em John on the John Island." 6. "Cruel Jews" led by McIver.
GFC 318
Note: Muted sound on original and preservation master; did not transfer to cassette copy. Shout: Eulonia, Ga. No. 3 of 3 (McIntosh County Shouters) 1/1/1982 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Blow Gabriel" led by Rev. Palmer. 2. "Rock The Baby." 3. "Rock The Baby" [again].
GFC 319
  Pilgrim's Rest Easter 1978. No. 3
Easter 1978 Oglethorpe County, Ga. 1. Sermon continued. 2. Hymn. 3. Tom Yoakes' remarks on recording. 4. "Children It’s a Dark Cloud A-Risin'." 4a. "Let's Go Home" spiritual -- leader Tommy Tookes. 5. "Oh Union" spiritual. 6. "There's a Man Comin In" spiritual [counting collection]. 7. [506] "One More, Before We Part" hymn. 7a. "We'll Bless the Savior's Name." 7b. Communion service. 8. Hymn.
GFC 320
  Pilgrim's Rest Easter 1978. No. 4 Easter 1978 Oglethorpe County, Ga. 1. Prayer. 2. [Hymnn 400] "You Let Not Your Hearts Within You Grieve." 3. Preaching on Jesus and John. 4. [Hymn] "Voice of Love and Mercy, Soul from Calvary/Hand Washing" leader Tommy Tookes (does not need hymnal). 5. Prayer. 6. [Hymn 38] "Agony in the Garden, Dark was the Night Cold was the Ground."
GFC 321
  Pilgrim's Rest Easter 1978. No. 5 Easter 1978 Oglethorpe County, Ga. 1. [Hymn 244 -- drinking communion] "Jesus Invites His Saints to Meet Around the Table" leader, Tommy Tookes (1st verse cut out). 2. [Hymn 141] "Lord Remmber Me" -- fills bucket. 3. " The Blood Done Signed my Name" -- prepares basins for foot washing. 4. [Hymn 384] "A Christian's ..." -- replace basins, changes -- wash feet. 5. [Hymn 382] "While Sorrows Encompass Me" Tommy Tookes, leader -- replace basins in corn starch sack. 6. "Drinkin' of the Wine." 7. [Hymn 618] "Christian's Farewell" -- farewell shaking of the hands -- sisters walk inside circle and shake hands with brothers.
GFC 322
  Pilgrim's Rest Easter 1978. No. 6 Easter 1978 Oglethorpe County, Ga. 1. "Christian's Farewell" continued -- farewell swinging arms.
GFC 323
(Lawrence McIver, Deacon Cook, Lucille Holloway and McIntosh County Shouters)
Shout Songs. No. 1 of 2 (McIntosh County Shouters) 9/5/1981 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Pharoah's Host Got Lost" group leader Lawrence McIver. 2. "Shantly" Deacon Cook ["out" on box]. 3. "Cruel Jews" group and Lawrence McIver. 4. "Watch That Star" group and Lawrence McIver. 5. "Wade the Water to My Knees" leader Lucille Holloway ["out" on box]. 6. "Wade the Water" [again]. 7. "Walk Through the Valley in the Fields." 8. "Weepin' Mary" Lucille Holloway. 9. "Side by Side I'm Gonna Die Like Weepin' Mary." 10. "Blow Gabriel" lead -- Lucille Holloway then Lawrence McIver. 11. "Oh Eve, Where is Adam." 12. "John on the Island I Hear Him Groan." 13. "John on the Island" [again] ["out" on box]. 14. "Jubilee" -- lead Lucille Holloway.
GFC 324
(Lucille Holloway, Old Mae Reed, Lawrence McIver, Dorothea Skipper, and McIntosh County Shouters)
Shout Songs. No. 2 of 2 (McIntosh County Shouters) 9/5/1981 Eulonia, Ga. 1. "Kneebone Bend" lead by Lucille Holloway. 2. "Kneebone Bend" lead Old Mae Reed. 3. "Good Ezekiel Saw That Little Stone" lead Lawrence McIver. 4. "Ezekiel Saw That Little Stone" [again]. 5. "Move Daniel, Move" lead Lawrence McIver. 6. "Kneebone" lead Dorothea Skipper.
GFC 325
  Appalachian Visionaries
     

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