Posted by on September 25, 2018

File: 6651A2


Title: Interview about his musician father

Subject: Alan Lomax and Will Starks

Recording Date: 8-9-1942

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Genre: spoken

Instrument: vocal

City: Clarksdale

State: Mississippi


Editor Notes:

Discussion of his geneaology – his father’s father was white; his mother was “full-blooded Indian. All the Negro that’s in me is on my mother’s side.” His father was a musician who “could play most any kind of music.”

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