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Episode Ten: Thanks, Credits, and Notes

Episode Ten Show Notes

MUSIC and AUDIO CREDITS

Featured Songs

“We Are Americans, Praise the Lord,” performed by Bertha Houston, recorded by James Willis, June-July, 1943, Fort Valley, Georgia, Recordings, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, accessed https://www.loc.gov/item/ftvbib000059/

“Oh Jonah,” performed by Golden Jubilee Quartet, recorded by James Willis, June-July, 1943, Fort Valley, Georgia, Recordings, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, accessed https://www.loc.gov/item/ftvbib000061/

“Death Is An Awful Thing,” performed by Middle Georgia Four, recorded by James Willis, June-July, 1943, Fort Valley, Georgia, Recordings, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, accessed https://www.loc.gov/item/ftvbib000062/

“Recording of A Capella Singing Convention at Stranger Homer Baptist Church, Part 1,” recorded by Beverly J. Robinson, Chicago, Illinois, May 22, 1977, Chicago Ethnic Arts Project Collection, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, accessed https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20625a/

Other Music

“Hip Hop Instrumental (Crying Over You),” Chris Morrow 4 No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, YouTube Audio Library, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hiYs5z4xdBU

“Better Days,” Bensound No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, YouTube, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_qYQkGjuVI

“Acoustic Inspiring,” OrangeHead No Copyright  / Royalty Free Music, YouTube, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWWppImxYnk

“Crossing the Divide,” Kevin MacLeod No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, published by Filmmaking Free Music, YouTube, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=leja-D6HQkk

“Days Are Long,” Silent Partner No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, YouTube Audio Library, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMWPj0wu1Dw

“March to Victory,” Silent Partner No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, YouTube Audio Library, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yEktSBG6SO8

“Military March,” Monviando Royalty Free Production Music, YouTube, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9T8ZG4ZbNU

“Upbeat Jazz Music (New York, 1924),” Ross Bugden No Copyright / Royalty Free Music, YouTube, accessed https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wnPLbKmYCKQ

Other Audio

Clip of Booker T. Washington accessed “Voices from the Past: Booker T. Washington,” Talk of the Nation, NPR, accessed https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5319922

Clips of A. Philip Randolph and Martin Luther King Jr. accessed “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom,” Open Vault, WBGH Media Library and Archives, accessed http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_A014C398246A48308919615DE8676DFC

Clip of Marian Anderson singing “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” accessed “Denied A Stage, She Sang for a Nation, Morning Edition, NPR, accessed  https://www.npr.org/2014/04/09/298760473/denied-a-stage-she-sang-for-a-nation

REFERENCES

Books

Barrows, Robert and Bodenhamer, David. Encyclopedia of Indianapolis. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994.

Mjagkij, Nina. Light in the Darkness: African Americans and the YMCA, 1852-1946. University Press of Kentucky, 1994.

Thornbrough, Emma Lou. The Negro in Indiana: A Study of a Minority. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Bureau, 1957.

Thornbrough, Emma Lou. Indiana Blacks in the Twentieth Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000.

Articles

Pierce, Richard. “’Little Progress Happens’: Faburn E. DeFrantz and the Indianapolis Senate Avenue YMCA.” Indiana Magazine of History, Vol. 108, Issue 2, June 2012.

Warren, Stanley. “The Monster Meetings at the Negro YMCA in Indianapolis.” Indiana Magazine of History, Vol. 91, Issue 1, March 1995.

Newspapers

 “Martin Luther King ‘Like Moses of Old.” The Indianapolis Recorder, December 20, 1958.

“New Y.M.C.A. Opened.” The Indianapolis Freeman, July 2, 1913

“Voice of the Eastside.” The Indianapolis Recorder, November 26, 1955.

Segregation Is Suicide, Mordecai Johnson Warns.” The Indianapolis Recorder, November 16, 1957.

Other

 Senate Avenue YMCA Historical Marker File, Indiana Historical Bureau

SPECIAL THANKS

Dr. Frank Thomas

Dr. Frank Thomas joins us for this episode as the voice of the Monster Meeting speakers quoted by the Indianapolis Recorder. Thomas is the Director of the PhD Program in African American Preaching and Sacred Rhetoric, Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis.

Jill Weiss

Jill is the sound engineer for Talking Hoosier History. She does everything from set up the recording equipment to selecting the music featured in each episode as well as actually mixing.

Justin Clark

Justin is a project assistant with the Hoosier State Chronicles newspaper digitization project who was recently awarded a two year grant for further work in newspaper digitization! He is also the voice of newspapers here on Talking Hoosier History. If you’re interested in reading historical newspaper articles or the many wonderful blog posts Justin has researched and written using those newspapers, visit Hoosier State Chronicles online.