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Ikh hob keynem nit geshosn


Ikh hob keynem nit geshosn




[Note in LOC Ruth Rubin Catalog, not in either tape box or YIVO black book] Note: Some of these songs (as others in this collection) have been retained in the memory of the singers for as long as 50 years. Consequently, the contamination of “Anglicism” (or Americanisms) in their spoken language as well as their song literature is a natural phenomenon. This “contamination” is not due to creating variants to the songs…in most cases…


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“Ikh hob keynem nit geshosn,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed July 15, 2024,
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