Posted by on May 7, 2018

File: 6656A3

Audio:

Title: Little Sally Walker

Subject: Queen Esther Ivory and Unidentified girls

Recording Date: 8-10-1942

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Genre: game song and play song

Instrument: vocal

City: Coahoma

State: Mississippi

Setting: Coahoma County Agricultural High School

Editor Notes:

Queen Esther announces that she’s 13 and from Mr. Boland’s [?] place near Clarksdale. Her last name is indistinct, and could be “Harris” (suggested by Chris Smith and census research) or “Ivey.” She explains how the game is played.

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