Nazareth Communion Church Spirituals and Mrs. Anna Days House, March 1955 to April 1956
Library of Congress
Two recording sessions of spirituals: A single song session at Nazareth Communion Church on March 20, 1955, and Mrs. Anna Days' house on April 14, 1956. The Nazareth Community Session includes an unidentified spiritual and a sermon from Reverend Jake Scott. The Mrs. Anna Days' house session includes "Oh, in my finest hour," "Let me ride, you load the chariot," "Sit down and rest a little while," "When the roll is called," "Time," "I'm going to lay down my body," "Don't you want to go on yonder ship," and "Lay down a little while."
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