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Thread #30766 Message #1212136
Posted By: Geoff the Duck
22-Jun-04 - 11:20 AM
Thread Name: Lyr/Chords Req: Down to the River to Pray
Subject: RE: Lyr/Chords Req: Down to the River to Pray
I was reading this thread for information about the sources from Valley to Pray. There were some interesting references, so I thought I'd do a wider search and happened across a web site with the full text and music from "Slave Songs of the United States - Allen, William Francis, 1830- 1889, Charles P
I thought it might be of interest. Just a warning - it is all scanned onto a single HTML page, so takes about a week to load - some people e.g. TV set-top box users might have problems with it.
Happy Spirituals folks...