Opie collection of children's games & songs

Recording of children demonstrating songs and discussing playground games with Iona Opie (part 1 of 2)

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:02

  • Shelf mark

    C898/50

  • Subjects

    Children's games; Children's songs

  • Recording date

    1977-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Opie collection of children's games and songs

  • Recording locations

    Birmingham, England

  • Interviewers

    Opie, Iona (speaker, female)

  • Speakers

    unidentified (children)

  • Abstract

    Part 1 of 2. [00:00:00 - 00:30:02]. This recording is the same as that heard on the C898-60-01 recording. The recording has been re-recorded over an original recording that seems to be a radio or TV show of some sort. This can be heard sporadically throughout.

  • Description

    Item notes: Recording of children demonstrating songs and discussing playground games with Iona Opie. Speakers' notes: Group of Birmingham schoolchildren. Recording notes: Recorded over exitsing material, evident during gaps in content. Otherwise good throughout.

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