Interview with and music performance by blues musician Moses Williams

Type:

Sound

Date:

03/11/1980

Item:

Audio recording

Series:

S1576

Item ID:

T83-86

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General Note/Comment

  • One reel to reel recording. Moses Williams was originally from Mississippi. He moved to Florida in the 1950s. He played the diddly bow, a one-string homemade musical instrument, also called a "yakkedy board." Images from this performance can be found in S 1577, box 17, folder 78 (along with more information on the diddly bow). More from this field recording session can be found in S 1576, box 3, C80-6; and T81-15.

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