Reenactment: American folk blues musician Lead Belly gets his song recorded in a prison cell of United States.
United States USA Date:1936 Duration:2 min 54 sec Sound:Yes
Reenactment shows American folk blues musician Lead Belly in a prison cell in the United States. Lead Belly (Huddie William Ledbetter) wearing striped uniform in a cell. Other Negro prisoners seated. Lead Belly plays his guitar and sings verses from his song,"Good Night Irene." John Lomax praises Lead Belly and his song and says that he has recorded it on a machine. Lead Belly says he hopes they can send it to Louisiana Governor Allen.
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