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American Storytellers, Vol. 1
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(Cook Records, 1952), 50 mins
Here is a collection of tales from the seafaring gentlemen of Maine who have found a "brotherhood born of hardships and courage, baptized in brine." With most of the storytellers in their eighties, many of these stories hearken back to the early 1900s.
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(Cook Records, 1952), 50 mins
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American Storytellers, Vol. 3
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(Cook Records, 1954), 39 mins
In these conversations with Emory Cook, Captain Charles Chace and Matthew Richards spin yarns of the sea adventures of their youths, including hunting for humpback and sperm whales near Patagonia and surviving shipwrecks off the coast of Nova Scotia.
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(Cook Records, 1954), 39 mins
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Brer Rabbit Tales
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produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; performed by Richard (Rich) Amerson; in Negro Folk Music of Alabama, Vol. 3: Rich Amerson--1 (Folkways Records, 1960), 14 mins
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produced by Harold Courlander, 1908-1996; performed by Richard (Rich) Amerson; in Negro Folk Music of Alabama, Vol. 3: Rich Amerson--1 (Folkways Records, 1960), 14 mins
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