Sara Martin

Sara Martin

Sara Martin was an American blues singer, in her time one of the most popular of the classic blues singers. She was billed as "The Famous Moanin' Mama" and "The Colored Sophie Tucker". Martin made many recordings, including a few under the names Margaret Johnson and Sally Roberts. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Sara Martin has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2013 Call-In. Most appearances with Caroline Keinath (2), Michelle Marchetti Coughlin (2). Most common tags: Adams, John Quincy, Adams, John, Early American History (1600-1850).

Appearances by Title:Series Editor, Adams Family Correspondence, Massachusetts Historical Society Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • John Quincy Adams and Slavery

    John Quincy Adams and Slavery

    David Waldstreicher and Matthew Mason talked about their book, John Quincy Adams and the Politics of Slavery: Selections…

  • Adams Family Correspondence

    Adams Family Correspondence

    Panelists talked about the correspondence between John and Abigail Adams and their son John Quincy Adams and his wife,…

  • Revolutionary Women

    Revolutionary Women

    Historians spoke about the roles of Abigail Adams, Mercy Otis Warren, and Judith Sargent Murray, and their legacy in…

  • First Ladies Vignettes

    First Ladies Vignettes

    Vignettes were shown of experts at historic sites talking about the first ladies of the United States from Martha Washington through Ida…

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