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Take me to the water [sound recording] : immersion baptism in vintage music and photography, 1890-1950.

Gates, J. M., Rev. (Added Author). Phillips, Washington (Added Author). Mason, Moses (Added Author). Walsh, Dock. (Added Author). Carter Family (Musical group) (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Limited Access M2198 .T355 2009 37684001086765 Annex Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780981734217
  • ISBN: 0981734219
  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Atlanta, GA : Dust-to-Digital, p2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Recorded 1924-1940.
Includes book ([96] p. : sepia photos.) with essays on the photographs and detailed annotation of tracks.
Formatted Contents Note:
Baptize me (Rev. J.M. Gates) -- Denomination blues : part 1 (Washington Phillips) -- John the Baptist (Moses Mason) -- Bathe in that beautiful pool (Dock Walsh) -- On my way to Canaan's land (Carter Family) -- Old time baptism : part I ; Old time baptism : part II (Rev. R.M. Massey) -- Go wash in the beautiful stream (Southern Wonders Quartet) -- I'll be washed (Carolina Tar Heels) -- Wash you, make you clean (Elder J.E. Burch) -- Babtist [sic] shout (Frank Jenkins of Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters) -- At the river (Tennessee Mountaineers) -- Wade in de water (Empire Jubilee Quartet) -- Baptism at Burning Bush (Rev. Nathan Smith's Burning Bush Sunday School Pupils) -- Sister Lucy Lee (Bill Boyd and his Cowboy Ramblers) -- Wade in the water and be baptized (Belmont Silvertone Jubilee Singers) -- I'm going down to Jordan (Ernest Thompson) -- Go wash in Jordan seven times (Rev. J.C. Burnett) -- Wade in the water (Birmingham Jubilee Singers) -- Goin' down to the River of Jordan (J.E. Mainer's Mountaineers) -- Baptism by water, and baptism by the Holy Ghost (Elder J.E. Burch) -- Go wash in the beautiful stream (Moses Mason) -- Wade in the water (Sunset Four Jubilee Singers) -- Down to Jordan and be saved (Uncle Eck Dunford of Ernest Stoneman's Dixie Mountaineers) -- Take me to the water (Rev. E.D. Campbell).
Participant or Performer Note:
Various performers.
Subject: Baptism > Songs and music.
Gospel music
Spirituals (Songs)
Folk songs, English > United States
Folk music > United States

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