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Some Music from the 1930s


"Happy Days Are Here Again" as recorded by Leo Reisman and His Orchestra, with Lou Levin, vocal (November 1929)
(composed by Jack Yellen & Milton Alger)
"Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" as recorded by Bing Crosby (1932)
(composed by E.Y. Harburg & J. Gorney for the show Americana, 1930)

"God Bless America" as recorded by Kate Smith (1939)
(composed by Irving Berlin)
"This Land is Your Land" as recorded by Woody Guthrie (1940)
(composed by Woody Guthrie in early February 1940)

Return to Phil Nel's syllabus for American Studies 201, Spring 1998.