background

Fieldtrips

City State/Region Country Year Note
Church Point Louisiana United States 1985
Lawtell Louisiana United States 1985
Mamou Louisiana United States 1985
Oberlin Louisiana United States 1985
Basile Louisiana United States 1985
Breaux Bridge Louisiana United States 1985
Johnson County North Carolina United States 1983
Washington DC United States 1983
Abbeville Louisiana United States 1983
Breaux Bridge Louisiana United States 1983
Brooklyn New York United States 1983

Filming of the Giglio Festivities in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

John’s Island South Carolina United States 1983
Tuscon Arizona United States 1983
Hiawassee Georgia United States 1983
Whitesburg Kentucky United States 1983
Cankton Louisiana United States 1983
Eunice Louisiana United States 1983
Fancy Gap Virginia United States 1983
Mamou Louisiana United States 1983
Toast, Mt. Airy North Carolina United States 1983
Scott Louisiana United States 1983
Knoxville Tennessee United States 1983
Welsh Louisiana United States 1983
Hiltons, Poor Valley (the Carter Family Fold) Virginia United States 1983
Mars Hill North Carolina United States 1982
Basile Louisiana United States 1982
Lafayette Louisiana United States 1982
New Orleans Louisiana United States 1982
Philadelphia Pennsylvania United States 1982

breakdancers in Central Square

Dahlonega Georgia United States 1982
Bremen Alabama United States 1982
Hiawassee Georgia United States 1982
Banner Elk, Beech Mountain North Carolina United States 1982
Burton Cove, Sodom North Carolina United States 1982
Balsam Grove North Carolina United States 1982
Laurel Valley North Carolina United States 1982
Maggie Valley North Carolina United States 1982
Long Cay Bahamas Caribbean 1979
Arkabutla Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Bentonia Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Bolton Mississippi United States 1978

The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Canton Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Como Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Greenville Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Hollandale Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Independence Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Lexington Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Sardis Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Senatobia Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Vicksburg Mississippi United States 1978

filming The Land Where Blues Began with John Bishop and Worth Long

Erfoud Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

[Unidentified location] Dominican Republic Caribbean 1967
Fès Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Aguelmous Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Ksar Es Souk (Errachidia) Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Dades Valley Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Marrakech Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Ourika Valley Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Ouarzazate Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

Tinjdad Morocco Africa 1967

with Joan Halifax

[Unknown location] St. Eustatius Caribbean 1967
Dragas Romania Europe 1964
Moscow Russia Europe 1964
Sidili Georgia (Country) Europe 1964
New York City New York United States 1963

Bob Dylan

Copse Eastern Anguilla Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Mahaut Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Dennery St. Lucia Caribbean 1962
Pasea Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

South End Anguilla Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Marigot Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Gros Islet St. Lucia Caribbean 1962
Penal Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

South Hill Village Anguilla Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Massacre Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Roseau  St. Lucia Caribbean 1962
Plaisance Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

The Valley Anguilla Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Roseau Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Vieux Fort St. Lucia Caribbean 1962
Port-of-Spain Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Scotts Head Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Pembroke Tobago Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Radix Village Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Wesley Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Le François Martinique Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Blanchisseusse Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Rampanalgas Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

New York City New York United States 1962

Bessie Jones

Woodford Hill Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Le Pérou, Sainte-Marie Martinique Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Charlo Village Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Santa Cruz Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Fort-de-France Martinique Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Charlieville Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

San Fernando Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Bellevue Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Gouyave Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Brick Kiln Village Nevis Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Cumana Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

San Juan Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Hillsborough Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

La Filette Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Gingerland Nevis Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Debe Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Syne Village Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

La Resource Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

La Fortune Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Newcastle Nevis Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Diego Martin Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Toco Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

L’Esterre Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Levera Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Columbier St. Bartholomew Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Indian Walk Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Upper Laventille Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Six Roads Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Petit Bacaye Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Flamands St. Bartholomew Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Lopinot Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Windward Carriacou Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Saint George Grenada (delete) Grenada 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Maraval Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

Calibishe Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Lasserre, Morne-à-l’Eau Guadaloupe Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Irishtown St. Kitts Caribbean 1962

with Roger Abrahams and Antoinette Marchand

Mayaro Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

La Plaine Dominica Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Capesterre Belle-Eau Guadaloupe Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Anse La Raye St. Lucia Caribbean 1962

with Antoinette Marchand

Morvant Trinidad Caribbean 1962

with J. D. Elder and Antoinette Marchand

New York City New York United States 1961

Filming Ballads, Blues, and Bluegrass, with George Pickow and Jean Ritchie

Belleville Virginia United States 1960
St. Simons Island Georgia United States 1960

(with Anna Lomax)

Portsmouth Virginia United States 1960
Warrenton Virginia United States 1960
Weems Virginia United States 1960
Williamsburg Virginia United States 1960
Sóller Mallorca Spain 1960

recordings of British author Robert Graves

Tyro Mississippi United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Chilhowie Virginia United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Galax Virginia United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Williamson West Virginia United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Hillsville Virginia United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Fyffe Alabama United States 1959

United Sacred Harp Musical Association Convention (with Shirley Collins)

Rugby Virginia United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Huntsville Alabama United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

St. Simons Island Georgia United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Lexington Alabama United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Blackey Kentucky United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Livingston Alabama United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Mayking Kentucky United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Whitesburg Kentucky United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman Mississippi United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Memphis Tennessee United States 1959
Heber Springs Arkansas United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Como Mississippi United States 1959

(first recordings of Fred McDowell) (with Shirley Collins)

Concord North Carolina United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Hughes Arkansas United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Panola County Mississippi United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Landis Arkansas United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Senatobia Mississippi United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Timbo Arkansas United States 1959

(with Shirley Collins)

Tate County Mississippi United States 1959

with Shirley Collins

Scanno, Aquila Abruzzo Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Caggiano, Salerno Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Gorino di Mesola, Ferrara Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Almenno S. Salvatore, Bergamo Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Niella Belbo, Cuneo Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Avola, Siracusa Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Carrara, Lucca Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Chioggia Veneto Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

S. Stefano di Sessanio, Aquila Abruzzo Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Letino, Caserta Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Longiano, Forli Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bottanugo, Bergamo Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Nus Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bagheria, Palermo Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Castel del Piano, Grosseto Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Pellestrina Veneto Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Terranera, Aquila Abruzzo Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Mercogliano, Avellino Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Mezzogoro, Ferrara Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Confienza, Pavia Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Tonco, Monferrato Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Castelbuono, Palermo Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Celle sul Rigo Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Rosolina Veneto Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Muro Lucano, Potenza Basilicata Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Montemarano, Avellino Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Pontelangorino, Ferrara Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Mantua Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bisceglia, Bari Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Geraci Siculo, Palermo Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Livorno Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Venezia Veneto Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bagnara Calabra, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Montecalvo Irpino, Avellino Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Ranchio, Forli Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Parre, Bergamo Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cagnano, Foggia Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Maletto, Catania Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Sambuca Pistoiese Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cardeto, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Napoli Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Riolunato, Modena Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Rota d'Imagna, Bergamo Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Calimera, Lecce Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Mirto, Messina Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Siena Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cinquefrondi, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Pagani, Salerno Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

S. Giuseppe di Comacchio, Ferrara Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Rovasenda, Pavia Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Carpino di Gargano, Foggia Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Modica, Ragusa Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Terranova Bracciolini Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Feroleto Antico, Catanzaro Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Polla, Salerno Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

S. Pietro in Bagno, Forli Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Apiro, Macerata Lombardia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Galatone, Lecce Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Nicosia, Enna Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Treppio Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Giffone, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Positano / Monte Pertuso, Salerno Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cormons Fruili-Venezia-Giulia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Apiro, Macerata Marche Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Gallipoli, Lecce Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Petralia Sottana, Palermo Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bolzano Trentino-Alto Adige Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Mammaola, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Sant’Andrea di Conza. Avellino Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Ovaro Fruili-Venezia-Giulia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Strada Cingoli Marche Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Lago di Varano, Foggia Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Riposto, Catania Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Curon Venosta Trentino-Alto Adige Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Melia, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

S. Arsenio, Salerno Campania Italy 1954

Campania

S. Giorgio Resia Fruili-Venezia-Giulia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Treia Marche Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Locorotondo, Bari Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Sciacca, Agrigento Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Moena Trentino-Alto Adige Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Nicastro, Catanzaro Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Camposanto sul Panaro, Modena Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cittareale Lazio Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Ualdo Tadino Marche Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Monte S. Angelo, Foggia Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Serra di Falco, Caltanisetta Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Assisi Umbria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Barrow-on-Humber, Lincolnshire England United Kingdom 1954

Lomax also made numerous recordings of traditional singers in London, including Jeannie Robertson, Ewan MacColl, Jimmy Macbeath, Margaret Barry, Violeta Parra, and others between 1950 and 1958.

Scilla, Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Civitella di Romagna, Forli Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Bariardo, Imperia Liguria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Cogne Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Martano, Lecce Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Sommatino, Caltanisetta Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Norcia Umbria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Serrastretta, Catanzaro Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Compiano, Parma Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Ceriana, Imperia Liguria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Gurro, Novara Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Sannicandro, Foggia Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Trapani Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Pieve di Compresseto Umbria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Aielli di Avezzano, Aquila Abruzzo Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Vibo Valentia, Catanzaro Calabria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Costabona, Reggio Emilia Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Genoa Liguria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Lillaz Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Terlizzi, Bari Puglia Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Arezzo Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Savelli, Perugia Umbria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Castel del Monte, Aquila Abruzzo Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Capri, Napoli Campania Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Fasatone di Bagno di Romagna, Forli Emilia-Romagna Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Imperia Liguria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Moncalvo, Monferrato Piemonte-Val D'Aosta Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Alimena, Palermo Sicily Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Barga, Lucca Toscana Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Siena Umbria Italy 1954

with Diego Carpitella

Newtongrange, Midlothian Scotland United Kingdom 1953
Treorchy Wales United Kingdom 1953
Newtongrange, Midlothian Scotland United Kingdom 1953
Treorchy Wales United Kingdom 1953
Sutton, Norfolk England United Kingdom 1953
Blaxhall, Suffolk England United Kingdom 1953
Hetton-Le-Hole, Durham England United Kingdom 1953
Pin Mill, Suffolk England United Kingdom 1953
Llanes Asturias Spain 1952
Zeanuri, Biscay Basque Country Spain 1952
Ribadavia, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Tavernes de la Valldigna Valencia Spain 1952
Luarca Asturias Spain 1952
Santander Cantabria Spain 1952
Sobado del Obispo, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Villanueva de Castellín Valencia Spain 1952
Paris France Europe 1952

Recordings of Big Bill Broonzy

Oviedo Asturias Spain 1952
Astorga Castilla & León Spain 1952
Solveira, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Pola de Siero Asturias Spain 1952
Lumago de Laciana Castilla & León Spain 1952
Soutoxuste Galicia Spain 1952
Porrúa Asturias Spain 1952
Segovia Castilla & León Spain 1952
Sant Josep, Ibiza Ibiza & Formentera Spain 1952
Arizkun, Navarre Basque Country Spain 1952
Toledo Castilla & León Spain 1952
La Mola, Formentera Ibiza & Formentera Spain 1952
Bormujos Andalucia Spain 1952
Elizondo, Navarre Basque Country Spain 1952
Port Bou Catalonia Spain 1952
La Solana La Mancha Spain 1952
Cadíz Andalucia Spain 1952
Ergoien-Oiartzun, Guipuzcoa Basque Country Spain 1952
Arroyo de la Luz, Cáceres Extremadura Spain 1952
Villanueva de los Infantes La Mancha Spain 1952
Granada Andalucia Spain 1952
Trujillo, Cáceres Extremadura Spain 1952
Palma de Mallorca Mallorca Spain 1952
Guacín Andalucia Spain 1952
Cañizo, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Sóller Mallorca Spain 1952
Seville Andalucia Spain 1952
Lesaka, Navarre Basque Country Spain 1952
Corcubión Galicia Spain 1952
Albarracín, Teruel Aragón Spain 1952
Ondarroa, Guipuzcoa Basque Country Spain 1952
Faramontaos, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Valldemossa Mallorca Spain 1952
Paris France Europe 1952

recordings of Big Bill Broonzy

Yebra de Basa, Huesca Aragón Spain 1952
Pamplona, Navarre Basque Country Spain 1952
Fisterre Galicia Spain 1952
Almaha de Murcia Murcia Spain 1952
Zaragoza Aragón Spain 1952
Tolosa, Guipuzcoa Basque Country Spain 1952
Hío Galicia Spain 1952
La Parroquia de Lorca Murcia Spain 1952
Arenas de Cabrales Asturias Spain 1952
Uitzi, Navarre Basque Country Spain 1952
Lumatra Galicia Spain 1952
Monteagudo Murcia Spain 1952
Belmonte de Miranda, Tineo Asturias Spain 1952
Zarautz, Guipuzcoa Basque Country Spain 1952
Paredes Leiro, Orense Galicia Spain 1952
Sangonera la Verde Murcia Spain 1952
Dublin Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Iochdar, South Uist Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Galway City, Donegal Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Onich, Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Uig, Skye Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Hyde, Cheshire England United Kingdom 1951
Kilnaleck, Cavan Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Snishival, South Uist Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Middleton-in-Teesdale, Durham England United Kingdom 1951
Letterkenny, Donegal Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Uig, Skye Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Newcastle England United Kingdom 1951
Macroom, Cork Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Padstow, Cornwall England United Kingdom 1951
Oughterard, Galway Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Sweffling, Suffolk England United Kingdom 1951
Aberdeen Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Balivanich, Barra Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Castlebay, Barra Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Daliburgh, South Uist Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Ersary, Barra Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Edinburgh Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Ballylickey, Cork Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Ferrindonald, Skye Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Carna, Galway Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Fyvie, Aberdeenshire Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Convoy, Donegal Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Garrynamonie, South Uist Scotland United Kingdom 1951
Coolea, Cork Ireland United Kingdom 1951
Glasgow Scotland United Kingdom 1951
New Orleans Louisiana United States 1949

Interviews with Leonard Bechet, Ulysseus Picou, Alphonse Picou, Johnny St. Cyr, Paul Dominguez, Jr., and Albert Glenny for the book Mister Jelly Roll.

New York City New York United States 1949
Dallas Texas United States 1948
Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm), Parchman Mississippi United States 1948
Greenville Mississippi United States 1948
Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm), Parchman Mississippi United States 1947
New York City New York United States 1946

(“Blues In the Mississippi Night” session), Big Bill Broonzy, Peter Chatman (Memphis Slim), John Lee (Sonny Boy) Williamson, (“Calypso At Midnight” and “Calypso After Midnight” concerts, Town Hall) Duke of Iron, Lord Invader, Macbeth the Great

Washington DC United States 1942
Birmingham Alabama United States 1942

Sacred Harp convention, with George Pullen Jackson

Clarksdale Mississippi United States 1942
Robinsonville Mississippi United States 1942
Senatobia Mississippi United States 1942
Unknown Arkansas United States 1942

Sadie Beck’s plantation, near Robinsonville, MS

Winchester Virginia United States 1941
Lula Mississippi United States 1941
Stovall Plantation (first recordings of Muddy Waters) Mississippi United States 1941
Clarksdale Mississippi United States 1941
Senatobia Mississippi United States 1941
Asheville North Carolina United States 1941

with Jerome Wiesner and Robert Liss

Swannanoa North Carolina United States 1941

with Jerome Wiesner and Robert Liss

Arlington Virginia United States 1941

Ft. Myer

Galax Virginia United States 1941
Rugby Virginia United States 1941
Salem Virginia United States 1941
Washington DC United States 1941
Washington DC United States 1940
New York City New York United States 1939

Albert Ammons,Aunt Molly Jackson,James P. Johnson,Pete Johnson,Meade Lux Lewis,Captain Richard Maitlin (Sailor’s Snug Harbor, Staten Island),Saunders Terrill (Sonny Terry)

Bennington Vermont United States 1939

with Helen Hartness Flanders

Chelsea Vermont United States 1939
East Calais Vermont United States 1939
Quebec Vermont United States 1939
Springfield Vermont United States 1939
Galax Virginia United States 1939

with Pete Seeger

Roanoke Virginia United States 1939

with Pete Seeger

Washington DC United States 1939
Orford New Hampshire United States 1939

with Helen Hartness Flanders

Walpole New Hampshire United States 1939

with Helen Hartness Flanders

Ontonagon Michigan United States 1938
St. Ignace Michigan United States 1938
Traverse City Michigan United States 1938
Akron Ohio United States 1938

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Cincinnati Ohio United States 1938

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Odonah Wisconsin United States 1938
Hamilton Ohio United States 1938

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Beaver Island Michigan United States 1938
Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania United States 1938
Calumet Michigan United States 1938
Champion Michigan United States 1938
Charles Michigan United States 1938
Detroit Michigan United States 1938
Chicago Illinois United States 1938
Grandville Michigan United States 1938
Bloomington Indiana United States 1938

(with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax)

Greenland Michigan United States 1938
Deuchars Indiana United States 1938

(with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax)

Marinesco Michigan United States 1938
Washington DC United States 1938
Evansville Indiana United States 1938

(with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax)

Mt. Pleasant Michigan United States 1938
Gloucester New Jersey United States 1938

with Kay Dealy

New Harmony Indiana United States 1938

(with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax)

Munising Michigan United States 1938
Princeton Indiana United States 1938

(with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax)

Newberry Michigan United States 1938
Pine Mountain Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Arjay Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Providence Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

New York City New York United States 1937

Jim Garland, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Gelder, Sarah Ogan Gunning, Aunt Molly Jackson

Big Creek Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Salyersville Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Billy's Branch Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Webb Branch Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Cody Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

West Liberty Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Chevy Chase Maryland United States 1937

Songs played and sung by Alan Lomax, Bess Brown Lomax, Margaret Valiant, and the “Resettlement Folk Singers.” Recorded by Lomax.

Dalesburg Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Wooten Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Floress Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Fort Thomas Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Goose Rock Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Hazard Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Hyden Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Manchester Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Washington DC United States 1937

Lomax recorded numerous artists at the Library of Congress itself, including some first recorded in the field, like Lead Belly.

Martin's Creek Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Middlefork Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Middlesboro Kentucky United States 1937

 (with Elizabeth Lomax)

Paintsville Kentucky United States 1937

(with Elizabeth Lomax)

Carrefour, Deux Forts Haiti Caribbean 1936

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Petionville Haiti Caribbean 1936

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Plaisance Haiti Caribbean 1936

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Austin Texas United States 1936

with John Lomax, includes first recordings of the Soul Stirrers gospel group

Pont Beudet Haiti Caribbean 1936

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Port-au-Prince Haiti Caribbean 1936

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Belle Glade Florida United States 1935

 (with Zora Neale Hurston and Mary Elizabeth Barnicle)

New York City New York United States 1935

All recordings were made in Manhattan (often at Lomax’s apartment) unless otherwise noted. Aunt Molly Jackson

Chosen Florida United States 1935

 (with Zora Neale Hurston and Mary Elizabeth Barnicle)

Eatonville Florida United States 1935

 (with Zora Neale Hurston and Mary Elizabeth Barnicle)

Frederica Georgia United States 1935

 (with Zora Neale Hurston and Mary Elizabeth Barnicle)

Andros Island Bahamas Caribbean 1935

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Cat Island Bahamas Caribbean 1935

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Nassau Bahamas Caribbean 1935

with Elizabeth Lyttleton Lomax

Lafayette Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Austin Texas United States 1934
New Iberia Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Cotulla Texas United States 1934
San Antonio Texas United States 1934
Bellwood Prison Camp Georgia United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Boykin South Carolina United States 1934

Reid State Farm with John A. Lomax

Raleigh North Carolina United States 1934

State Penitentiary, with John A. Lomax

Gould Arkansas United States 1934

Cummins State Farm

Angola State Penitentiary Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Crowley Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Huntsville Prison, Huntsville Texas United States 1934
Delchambre Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Darrington State Farm, Sandy Point Texas United States 1934
Indian Bayou Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Central State Farm, Sugar Land Texas United States 1934
Jennings Louisiana United States 1934

(with John A. Lomax)

Harlan County Kentucky United States 1933

 (with John A. Lomax)

Oakley Prison Farm, Jackson Mississippi United States 1933
Canton Mississippi United States 1933
Mississippi State Penitentiary (Parchman Farm), Parchman Mississippi United States 1933
Memphis Tennessee United States 1933

Work House

Angola State Penitentiary Louisiana United States 1933

First recordings of Lead Belly (with John A. Lomax)  

Nashville Tennessee United States 1933

State Penitentiary

Sugar Land Texas United States 1933

Central State Farm with John A. Lomax

Huntsville Texas United States 1933

Huntsville Prison with John A. Lomax

Dallas County Texas United States 1933

Smithers Plantation with John A. Lomax