1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) African Americans--Mississippi--Delta (Region)--Religion.

  1. Library of Congress and Fisk University Mississippi Delta collection, 1941-1943

    493 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; 4 linear feet. 350 manuscript items. 10 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. 87 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 16 in. 46 negative prints : black and white ; 54 x 37 cm and smaller. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of a portion of the materials generated by a joint field project -- the Coahoma County, Mississippi, field project, 1941-1942 -- undertaken by Alan Lomax, Assistant in Charge of the Archive of American Folk Song at the Library of Congress, and Fisk University faculty members including Charles S. Johnson, John Wesley Work, and Lewis Wade Jones. Field recordings were made...