Gandy dancers singing- White Springs, Florida

Gandy dancers singing- White Springs, Florida


Image Number

  • FA5365

Year

  • 1993

Date Note

  • Photographed in May 1993.

Series Title

General Note

  • Gandy dancers were railroad workers who used call-and-response work songs to keep workers moving fast in laying track. These songs were often called "lining" songs. The dancers were C. Wright, John Mealing, Charlie Vinson, Allen Jones, and Elder Brown.

Rights

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 35 mm.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Subject Corporate

Subject Meeting

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: SNS1664B3F19.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Higgs, Beth(Elizabeth), Collector. Gandy dancers singing- White Springs, Florida. 1993. Black & white photonegative, 35 mm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/111155>, accessed 26 June 2019.

MLA

Higgs, Beth(Elizabeth), Collector. Gandy dancers singing- White Springs, Florida. 1993. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Jun. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/111155>.

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(State Archives of Florida/Higgs)