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 (lō′măks′), John Avery 1867-1948.
American folklorist and musicologist. With his son Alan Lomax (1915-2002) he toured the country recording blues and folk musicians for the Library of Congress and various record companies.


(Biography) Alan. 1915–2002, and his father John Avery (ˈeɪvərɪ) (1867–1948), US folklorists


(ˈloʊ mæks)

John Avery, 1867–1948, and his son, Alan, born 1915, U.S. folklorists.
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