Roll Jordan Roll

Oh Lord. I'm Waiting On You

Oh Freedom

Walt Disney: Steamboat Willy (Mickey Mouse!)

Many Thousands Gone

(No More Auction Block)

Battle Cry of Freedom (Union)


The First "Talkie" (Film with Sound)! 

Old Dan Tucker

The Hunters of Kentucky

Go Down Moses - Video

Swing Low Sweet Chariot

Songs of Minstrelsy

Kneebone Bend

Movie about the Scopes (Monkey) Trial

Songs of American Labor

Slave Spirituals

African Song: Ayilongo

Deep River 

"Songs won't save the planet, but neither will books or speeches."                                      Pete Seeger

Follow the Drinking Gourd

(folk version)

The First Full Length Feature Film!

Song with a viewpoint on immigration.

Battle Cry of Freedom (Confederacy)

Zip Coon

The Jazz Singer Inspired Disney to release Steam Boat Willie!

Duke Ellington Film: BLACK and TAN FANTASY

Links to Civil War Music

Song Links for 1920s Popular Music 

Follow the Drinking Gourd

(traditional version)

Videos of Jazz performers of the 20s and 30s

IWW Music Videos/Songs

Jump Jim Crow

Music / Video Links

Go Down Moses (Let My People Go) 

Kevin's Culture Corner:

Oh' Suzanna

Old Folks at Home

Swing Low Sweet Chariot (Video)