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Old Time Gospel Songs of the '30s and '40s - Collection 42

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Table of Contents

Brief Description of This Collection

Title Page and Restrictions

An Essay on the Contents of the Collection (Scope and Content)

List of the Audio Tape in This Collection (Location Records)
    Audio Tape

Brief Description.
A tape of Gospel music, including songs by Homer Rodeheaver, F. Carlton Booth, and George Beverly Shea. For more information, please see guide.
Vol: 1 audio tape

Collection 42
[January 30, 2001]
Old Time Gospel Songs of the '30's and '40's
Ephemera; n.d.

1 Audio Tape


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Scope and Content

This collection consists of one audio tape which contains gospel music sung by Homer Rodeheaver, George Beverly Shea, and F. Carlton Booth. A listing of the tape's contents may be found on the Location Record below.


This tape was received May 1978 from Old Time Music, distributor of nostalgic recordings. The catalog number was 49.

Accession #78-19

May 18, 1978
Robert Shuster
L. Stockton

Retyped, May 15, 1989
J. Nasgowitz
D. Reifsnyder

Accession: 78-19
Type of Material: Audio Tapes

The following item is located in the AUDIO TAPE FILE:

#T1 - Original and two copies of a tape titled "Old Time Gospel Songs on the 30's and 40's"; n.d., cassette.
Side 1:
Sung by Homer Rodeheaver - 1. When God is Near , 2. Wonderful , 3. You Must Open the Door, 4. Jesus Took My Burden, 5. Heartaches, 6. The Glory of His Presence,7. Saviour, Like a Shepherd -- Piano solo by Clayton Erb
Sung by George Beverly Shea - 8. Softly and Tenderly, 9. If We Could See Beyond Today, 10. The Love of God

Side 2:
Sung by F. Carlton Booth - 1. The Old Fashioned Meeting, 2. The Ninety and Nine,3. Singing, 4. Gethsemane, 5. We Shall See His Lovely Face,6. Jesus Gives Me a Song, 7. I Will Follow Thee -- Piano solo by Clayton Erb
Sung by George Beverly Shea - 8. There is a Balm in Gilead, 9. That Old Fashioned Home, 10. God Leads Us Along

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