The Resource How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children, selected by Wade and Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children, selected by Wade and Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Label
How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children
Title
How sweet the sound
Title remainder
African-American songs for children
Statement of responsibility
selected by Wade and Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Title variation
African-American songs for children
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents lyrics and background notes for twenty-three contemporary and traditional African-American songs. Includes "Kumbaya," "Take the 'A' Train," and Stevie Wonder's "Happy Birthday."
Member of
Cataloging source
WARTN
Dewey number
844.008/09282/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS591.N4
LC item number
H69 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hudson, Wade
  • Hudson, Cheryl Willis
  • Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Children's songs
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children, selected by Wade and Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • That' how the cake walk's done
  • The boll weevil
  • Lift ev'ry voice and sing
  • This little light of mine
  • Swing low, sweet chariot
  • Take my hand, precious Lord
  • Miss Mary Mack
  • Hambone
  • We shall not be moved
  • Take the A train
  • Kum ba ya
  • Dog, dog
  • Freedom's comin'
  • Happy birthday
  • Say it loud, I'm black and I'm proud
  • Get on board, little children
  • Over my head
  • Go down Moses
  • Follow the drinkin' gourd
  • Take this hammer
  • Bring me li'l' water, Silvy
  • Sweet oranges
  • Blueberries
Control code
ocn751157560
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780590480307
Lccn
95002406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751157560
Label
How sweet the sound : African-American songs for children, selected by Wade and Cheryl Hudson ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • That' how the cake walk's done
  • The boll weevil
  • Lift ev'ry voice and sing
  • This little light of mine
  • Swing low, sweet chariot
  • Take my hand, precious Lord
  • Miss Mary Mack
  • Hambone
  • We shall not be moved
  • Take the A train
  • Kum ba ya
  • Dog, dog
  • Freedom's comin'
  • Happy birthday
  • Say it loud, I'm black and I'm proud
  • Get on board, little children
  • Over my head
  • Go down Moses
  • Follow the drinkin' gourd
  • Take this hammer
  • Bring me li'l' water, Silvy
  • Sweet oranges
  • Blueberries
Control code
ocn751157560
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780590480307
Lccn
95002406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751157560

Library Locations

  • Albina LibraryBorrow it
    3605 NE 15th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.549039 -122.650525
  • Belmont LibraryBorrow it
    1038 SE César E. Chávez Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97214, US
    45.515217 -122.622669
  • Capitol Hill LibraryBorrow it
    10723 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR, 97219, US
    45.448003 -122.725422
  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    801 SW 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, US
    45.519098 -122.682899
  • Fairview-Columbia LibraryBorrow it
    1520 NE Village Street, Fairview, OR, 97024, US
    45.532283 -122.439336
  • Gregory Heights LibraryBorrow it
    7921 NE Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97213, US
    45.551662 -122.581264
  • Gresham LibraryBorrow it
    385 NW Miller Avenue, Gresham, OR, 97030, US
    45.500070 -122.433041
  • Hillsdale LibraryBorrow it
    1525 SW Sunset Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97239, US
    45.479852 -122.694013
  • Holgate LibraryBorrow it
    7905 SE Holgate Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.490548 -122.582218
  • Hollywood LibraryBorrow it
    4040 NE Tillamook Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.537544 -122.621237
  • Isom BuildingBorrow it
    205 NE Russell Street , Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541222 -122.663268
  • Kenton LibraryBorrow it
    8226 N Denver Avenue, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.582857 -122.686379
  • Midland LibraryBorrow it
    805 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.516683 -122.538488
  • North Portland LibraryBorrow it
    512 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.562454 -122.671507
  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2300 NW Thurman Street, Portland, OR, 97210, US
    45.535316 -122.699254
  • Rockwood LibraryBorrow it
    17917 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.519541 -122.479013
  • Sellwood-Moreland LibraryBorrow it
    7860 SE 13th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, US
    45.467703 -122.652639
  • St. Johns LibraryBorrow it
    7510 N Charleston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97203, US
    45.590046 -122.751043
  • The Title Wave Used BookstoreBorrow it
    216 NE Knott Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541647 -122.663075
  • Troutdale LibraryBorrow it
    2451 SW Cherry Park Road, Troutdale, OR, 97060, US
    45.529595 -122.409662
  • Woodstock LibraryBorrow it
    6008 SE 49th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.478961 -122.612079
Processing Feedback ...