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Ashley Street Blues: Racial Uplift and the Commodification of Vernacular Performance in LaVilla, Florida, 1896-1916

@inproceedings{Smith2006AshleySB,
  title={Ashley Street Blues: Racial Uplift and the Commodification of Vernacular Performance in LaVilla, Florida, 1896-1916},
  author={Peter Dunbaugh Smith},
  year={2006}
}
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