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Author Jenkins, Ella.

Title Ella Jenkins and a union of friends pulling together [sound recording].

Publication Info. Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Juvenile Music - BYLY-14  J CD VARIOUS ELLA    AVAILABLE
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Note Compact disc.
"Ella Jenkins and a group of young and older musical friends introduce children to the ideas of unity, cooperation, and labor unions through songs, recitation, and poetry"--Container.
Some lyrics in container.
Contents Miss Sue just joined the union (:42) -- Family reunion/Skip to my Lou (3:30) -- Mabel, Mabel, Mabel (2:10) -- Union train/Train's a comin' (:49) -- Hallelujah, we are traveling (2:12) -- Keep your hands on the plow (:57) -- The farmer feeds us all (The farmer is the man) (3:47) -- Let my people go (1:25) -- Going down that road feeling bad (3:55) -- In unity there is strength/Stickin' to the union (Union maid) (1:13) -- What's your trade? (:47) -- Hammer, hammer, hammer (2:02) -- A singer of folk songs (1:03) -- If I had a hammer (Pete Seeger) (2:02) -- Union meeting (:53) -- Speak right up (2:12) -- The picket line (:22) -- Step by step (1:59) -- Making music together (1:11) -- One meat ball (Josh White, Jr.) (3:53) -- The more we work together (1:21) -- The union team (1:01) -- Which side are you on? (2:29) -- Sticking to the union (Union maid) (:54) -- Solidarity forever (2:19) -- Circle of friends (:12) -- Sticking to the union (Union maid) (1:10)
Performer Ella Jenkins; Pete Seeger; Josh White, Jr.; Stephen Goers; Bucky Halker; Mary Ringstad; various children and adults.
Event Recorded at Chicago Recording Company.
Audience 004-012.
Subject Labor unions -- Songs and music.
Concord -- Songs and music.
Children's songs.
Children's poetry.
Children's stories.
Labor unions -- Songs.
Cooperation -- Songs.
Added Author Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014.
White, Josh, Jr.
Goers, Stephen.
Halker, Bucky.
Ringstad, Mary.
Standard No. 093074504628
Music No. SFW CD 45046 Smithsonian Folkways

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