Alice Lemos Avila performing Portuguese songs,
February 6, 1939

Sound recordings: In Portuguese.

Manuscripts: In English and Portuguese.

Comprises a group of field materials documenting Alice Lemos Avila singing Portuguese songs and accompanying herself on the English guitar on February 6, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California. Recordings include fados, children's songs, folk songs, and popular songs familiar to the Portuguese in California.

Recordings: Textual and melodic transcriptions: General Notes:
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