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Marsh, J. B. T. The Story of the Jubilee Singers with their Songs. Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston, circa 1888.
The Fisk Jubilee Singers were formed in 1871 as a fundraising acapella group for the historically black college, Fisk University, in Nashville. The group toured throughout the United States, introducing audiences to traditional spiritual songs.
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