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Title
Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas
Names
Landeck, Beatrice (Author)
Kaye, Milton (Arranger)
Marks, Margaret (Translator)
Dobkin, Alexander, 1908-1975 (Illustrator)
Collection

The Black Experience in Children's Books: Selections from Augusta Baker's Bibliographies

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1961
Place: New York
Publisher: D. McKay Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 784.4-L (Landeck, B. Echoes of Africa)
Topics
Folk songs
Africans
African Americans
Jazz
Folk music -- History and criticism -- Africa, West
Folk music -- History and criticism -- United States
Genres
Books
Illustrations
Notes
Content: For one or more voices, with accompaniment of piano and/or percussion instruments in varying combinations; includes chord symbols.
Content: English words, in part translated from French, Portuguese, Spanish and unspecified West African languages.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 close score (viii, 184 p.) : ill. ; 29 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
Library of Congress Control Number: m 61001013
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR1574291-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11717571
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48cb0b70-7cf9-0134-f0dd-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1961: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1961. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/93d55740-e674-0134-7920-0c35c573b052

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/93d55740-e674-0134-7920-0c35c573b052

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1961). Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/93d55740-e674-0134-7920-0c35c573b052

Wikipedia Citation

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Echoes of Africa in Folk Songs of the Americas