Joeseph And Mary

Primary Performer/Group

Description

played by James William Day (Jilson Setters) in Boyd County, Kentucky in 1937
Fiddler James William Day (1875-1942) was born in Rowan County, Kentucky He played left handed in the 'upside down' fashion He changed his name to Jilson Setters at the urging of his manager Jean Thomas and was a frequent performer at her American Folk Festival held for many years in Ashland, Kentucky

Date

1937

Type

Sound Music

Citation

Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College

Identifier

AC-CT-276-002-A-01

Rights

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