The Recorded Sound Archives (RSA) is a unit of FAU Libraries Special Collections department. We are located in the Wimberly Library on FAU's Boca Raton campus.

Originally established in 2002 as a small project dedicated to the preservation of recorded Jewish music, it has matured into a robust digitization operation for all types of sound recordings.

Blind Willie McTell 1940

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Catalogue NumberMLP 7323
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Melodeon Records
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number002220
Number of Tracks15
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Re: Dyin' Crapshooter's Blue Tracing The Origins Of Dying Crapshooters' Blues Back To English And Irish Folksong In The Eighteenth Century

Recordings restricted by copyright will only play 45 seconds to give you a sense of what that recording originally sounded like. These recordings can be identified by the words (Research Station) in the music player.

If a song listed below has not been digitized yet, it will NOT show up within the player. If you need us to digitize this song/album, you can make a formal request here.
1 - Chainey
Composer(s) : N/A
2 - Murderer's Home Blues
Composer(s) : N/A
3 - Kill-It-Kid Rag
Composer(s) : N/A
4 - I Got To Cross De River O' Jordan
Composer(s) : Trad.
5 - Monologue On History Of The Blues; Monologue On Life As Maker Of Record; Monologue On Himself
Composer(s) : N/A
6 - Monologue On Old Songs; Old Time Religion, Amen
Composer(s) : N/A
7 - I Got To Cross The River Jordan
Composer(s) : Trad.
8 - Will Fox
Composer(s) : N/A
9 - Dying Crapshooter's Blues
Composer(s) : N/A
10 - Amazing Grace
Composer(s) : Trad.
11 - Monologue On Accidents
Composer(s) : N/A
12 - Just As Well Get Ready, You Got To Die; Climbing High Mountains, Tryin' To Get Home
Composer(s) : N/A
13 - King Edward Blues
Composer(s) : N/A
14 - Delia
Composer(s) : N/A
15 - Boll Weevil
Composer(s) : Anon.