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Posheen, Posheen, Posho
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performed by John Jacob Niles, 1892-1980; in John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs (Folkways Records, 1964), 1 min
Born in Jefferson County, Kentucky in 1892, John Jacob Niles was one of the most prolific private collectors of Anglo-American folk songs. His work predates Cecil Sharp's by nearly a decade, and this record—a reissue of Niles' 78rpm discs—celebrates his achievements.
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performed by John Jacob Niles, 1892-1980; in John Jacob Niles Sings Folk Songs (Folkways Records, 1964), 1 min
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Joseph and His Brothers: From In the Beginning by Sholem Asch
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written by Shalom Asch, 1880-1957 (Folkways Records, 1955), 37 mins
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Sourwood Mountain
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009; performed by Kilby Snow; in Kilby Snow: Country Songs and Tunes with Autoharp (Folkways Records, 1969), 2 mins
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produced by Mike Seeger, 1933-2009; performed by Kilby Snow; in Kilby Snow: Country Songs and Tunes with Autoharp (Folkways Records, 1969), 2 mins
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Kurdish Folk Music from Western Iran
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produced by Dieter Christensen (Folkways Records, 1966), 45 mins
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produced by Dieter Christensen (Folkways Records, 1966), 45 mins
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Roll On Buddy Roll On
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performed by Bobby Harrison and Cullen Galyean; in Let Me Fall: Old Time Bluegrass from the Virginia-North Carolina Border (Folkways Records, 1984), 3 mins
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performed by Bobby Harrison and Cullen Galyean; in Let Me Fall: Old Time Bluegrass from the Virginia-North Carolina Border (Folkways Records, 1984), 3 mins
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The Letters of Emily Dickinson: A Reminiscence by Thomas Wentworth Higginson from
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written by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1823-1911 and Emily Dickinson, 1830-1886 (Folkways Records, 1962), 43 mins
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written by Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1823-1911 and Emily Dickinson, 1830-1886 (Folkways Records, 1962), 43 mins
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L'Honneur des Poètes: Four French Resistance Writers
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written by Albert Camus, 1913-1960, Paul Eluard, Louis Aragon and François Mauriac, 1885-1970 (Folkways Records, 1964), 31 mins

During the Nazi occupation, some French writers refused to submit to the invaders and fought to preserve France’s cultural inheritance. Each in his own way, the four writers presented on this CD were deeply influenced by their resistance to the Germans.

Louis Aragon was a famous French communist poet and writer. D...

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written by Albert Camus, 1913-1960, Paul Eluard, Louis Aragon and François Mauriac, 1885-1970 (Folkways Records, 1964), 31 mins
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The Making of Americans: By Gertrude Stein
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written by Gertrude Stein, 1874-1946; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
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written by Gertrude Stein, 1874-1946; produced by Scotti D'Arcy, 1923-1990 (Folkways Records, 1963), 41 mins
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