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Records from Lions Club meetings from 1998 with tidbits about Leo's health and involvement in the community. It also includes information about Leo's swing band, the Sanctimonious Seven.

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A collection of photos from the Asheville area taken in the early twentieth century. Also includes Leo's short story "I am a Dime" which gives a unique and detailed account of Asheville history from the perspective of a dime.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. A torn flap at the right upper edge and a torn flap at the middle right edge were folded into the laminate. There are numerous tears of varying severaity along the edges of the document. There is a substantial portion torn away from the middle lower edge of the leaf. There are numerous stains of unknown origin throughout the document. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The documents "Lamkin," Sheet Music 7, "Sweet Forget-Me-Not," Sheet Music 2, and "I'll Hang My Harp on a Willow Tree," Sheet Music 3 are located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "Old and Gray," Sheet Music 3, "Bonny Barbara Allan," Sheet Music 8, "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 12, "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 13, "The Lexington Murder," Sheet Music 8, and "The Blind Girl," Sheet Music 1 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is minor lamination-related creasing near the right edge of the document. The document is located on the reverse side of "Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 9.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on the front side and handwritten in pencil on the reverse side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper right corner was folded into the laminate. There is a hole at the upper left corner. There is a minor tear at the left upper edge. There is a paper clip rust stain at the left upper edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The documents "Earl Brand," Sheet Music 1, "Ella's Grave," Sheet Music 1, and "The Little Mohe a" Sheet Music are located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in blue ink on the front. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. The lower right corner was folded into the laminate. There is lamination-related creasing at the bottom. There are minor stains of unknown origin at the bottom. The note "Book 2" is handwritten at the top right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was laminated. There is minor lamination-related creasing at the top of the document. There are pad perforations along the top edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf of preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon on both both sides. The document is in good physical condition. he document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There are numerous lamination-related creases on the document. There is a parenthetical "4" handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. The note "see (2)" is handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is a "x" handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is a carbon duplicate. The document "Ready to Serve," Sheet Music is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper right corner was folded into the laminate. The lower left corner was torn away. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is an illegible note at the upper right corner.

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One leaf of lined paper handwritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. The document was laminated. The document "I Once Had a Heart" is located at the bottom of the page. The informant citation follows the song text of this second document.

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One partial leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was laminated. The lower right corner was folded into the laminate. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink and pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally in half. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 8, "I'll Be All Smiles Tonight," Sheet Music 3, and "The Last Fierce Charge," Sheet Music 4 are located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "My Pretty Quadroon," Sheet Music 9, "Just Give Him One More as He Goes," Sheet Music 3, "Billy Grimes, the Drover," Sheet Music 8, and "The Farmer Feeds Us All," Sheet Music 3 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink and pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally in half. There is a handwritten check mark to the right of the musical notations. The documents "My Pretty Quadroon," Sheet Music 9, "Just Give Him One More as He Goes," Sheet Music 3, and "Billy Grimes, the Drover," Sheet Music 8 are located at the top of the leaf. The documents "The Farmer's Boy," Sheet Music 1, "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 8, "I'll Be All Smiles Tonight," Sheet Music 3, and "The Last Fierce Charge, Sheet Music 5 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was laminated. There are pad perforations along the top edge. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is an illegible parenthetical number handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document "I'll Hang My Harp on a Willow Tree," Sheet Music 1 is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in blue ink on the front side. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There are staple holes at the upper left corner. There are staple-related rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in pencil on the front side and handwritten in black ink on the reverse side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a hole at the upper left corner. There is a minor tear at the right upper edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right edge. The document "The Fellow That Looks Like Me," Sheet Music 6 is located on the reverse side. The document "Earl Brand," Sheet Music 1 is located at the top of the front side. The document "The Little Mohe a," Sheet Music is located at the bottom of the front side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the right edge. The document was laminated. There are stains of unknown origin on the document. There is an "x" handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. There are editorial additions handwritten in pencil. The document is located on the reverse side of "Earl Brand," Sheet Music 6.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the right edge of the document. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is located on the reverse side of "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 6.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is a stain of unknown origin at the upper right corner. There is a parenthetical "4" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is also a handwritten "x" at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. This document is connected with clear adhesive tape to a second document, "Lazarus and Dives," Sheet Music 3, Carbon . The document "Sassafras Te a," Sheet Music 1, Page 2 is located on the reverse side of the latter.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is an editorial note handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten "x" at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The document is a carbon duplicate. The document "I Wish I was a Single Girl Again," Sheet Music 1, Copy is located at the bottom of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is a classification note handwritten to the right of the document title. There is a an "x" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a check mark handwritten at the lower right corner. The document "Earl Brand," Sheet Music 6 is located at the top of the page. The document "Edward," Sheet Music is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is a classification note handwritten at the upper right corner. There is also an "x" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document "Earl Brand," Sheet Music 7 is located at the bottom of the page. The document "Edward," Sheet Music is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a minor tear at the middle upper edge. There is minor fraying along the right edge. There is a minor stain of unknown origin at the upper right corner. There is a parenthetical "3" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is located on the reverse side of "Take This Letter to My Mother," Sheet Music 2. The document "Charles Guiteau," Sheet Music 2, Page 2 is located at the bottom of the page.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side and in black ink on the reverse side. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a minor hole at the upper left corner. There is a minor tear at the right upper edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The documents "Ella's Grave," Sheet Music 1 and "The Little Mohe a," Sheet Music are located at the bottom of the page. The document is located on the reverse side of "The Fellow That Looks Like Me," Sheet Music 6.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner and the lower left corner were folded into the laminate. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are small holes of unknown origin throughout the document. There are stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally and vertically into twelfths, possibly for mailing. The editorial note "No. 9" is located to the left of the document title. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 8 and "John Reilley" Sheet Music 10 are located at the top of the leaf. The document "The Battleship Maine (II)," Sheet Music 4 is located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 7, "Sourwood Mountain," Sheet Music 9, "The Lexington Murder," Sheet Music 7, "Common Bill," Sheet Music 4, "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 11, "The Daemon Lover," Sheet Music 11, and "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 11 are located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is a minor tear at the middle left edge. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a boxed "A" stamped in blue ink at the upper left corner. There is a date stamped in black ink at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is a carbon duplicate.

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Two leaves with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated with one leaf above the other. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is minor fraying along the lower edge. A portion of the upper right corner was cut away. There are minor tears along the left edge. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper right corner was folded into the laminate. There is minor fraying along the upper edge and along the lower right edge. The document was folded horizontally in half. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document "Oh! Holy Lord," Sheet Music is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink, blue ink, and pencil on the front side and handwritten in black ink and pencil on the reverse side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is significant fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is moderate fraying along the lower edge. The page number "19" is handwritten at the upper right corner. There is also a parenthetical "3" handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document "The Battleship Maine (II)," Sheet Music 1, Page 2 is located at the top of the leaf. The document "Bonny Barbara Allan," Sheet Music 5 is located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten on both sides in black ink and pencil. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is significant fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is moderate lamination-related creasing on the document. The page number "11" is handwritten at the left corner. There is a handwritten check mark to the right of the document title. There is a parenthetical "3" at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. There is also an illegible handwritten editorial mark at the lower right corner. The document "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 14 is located at the top of the leaf. Both of these document are located on the reverse side of "Billy Grimes the Drover," Sheet Music 2.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a spiral bound volume. The document was laminated. The upper left corner and the lower left corner were folded into the laminate. There are minor stains of unknown origin on the document. There is a parenthetical "7" handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper right corner and the lower right corner were folded into the laminate. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are small holes of unknown origin throughout the document. There are stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally and vertically into twelfths, possibly for mailing. The editorial note "No. 5" is located to the left of the document title. There is also a handwritten "x" located to the left of the document title. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 7, "Sourwood Mountain," Sheet Music 9, "The Lexington Murder," Sheet Music 7, "Common Bill," Sheet Music 4, and "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 11" are located at the top of the leaf. The document "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 11 is located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 8, "John Reilley," Sheet Music 10, "Dives and Lazarus (I)," Sheet Music 5, and "The Battleship Maine (II)," Sheet Music 4 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on the front side and in black ink and pencil on the reverse side. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is significant fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There is minor fraying along the upper edge and along the lower edge. There is moderate staining of unknown origins on the document. There is a parenthetical "3" handwritten in pencil at the upper right corner. There is also a handwritten page number at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The documents "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 1 and "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 2 are located on the reverse side.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was removed from a spiral bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the right edge. The note "(7) x" is handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. This document is located on the reverse side of "Jack and Joe," Sheet Music 2.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There are spiral binding holes along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is minor lamination-related creasing at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is located on the reverse side of "John Reilley," Sheet Music 6.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are lamination-related creases on the document. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There are pad perforations along the top edge.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are several lamination-related creases throughout the document. The lower right corner was folded into the laminate. There are two minor tears at the lower left edge. There is a minor tear at the middle right edge. There is a small blue ink stain at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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The images and audio files contained in the "So Mote It Ever Be: The Folksong Heritage of North Carolina's Northern Blue Ridge Mountains" collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. I. G. Greer/W. Amos Abrams Manuscript Files Series, Folksong Files Subseries. W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection. Special Collections. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Any commercial use of the materials without the written permission of Appalachian State University is strictly prohibited. Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.

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One half leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is a minor tear at the lower left edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There are three minor tears at the center left edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There upper right corner was torn away. There are two moderate tears at the center top edge. There is a minor tear at the lower left edge. There is a blue ink stain at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are two minor tears at the center left edge. There is a moderate tear at the center bottom edge. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There is a boxed "A" stamped in blue ink at the upper left corner. A date is stamped in black ink at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper right corner and the lower right corner were folded into the laminate. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There are small holes of unknown origin throughout the document. There are stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally and vertically into twelfths; possibly for mailing. The editorial note "No. 3" is located to the left of the document title. There is an illegible editorial note to the left of the musical notations. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 7, "Sourwood Mountain," Sheet Music 9, and "The Lexington Murder," Sheet Music 7 are located at the top of the leaf. The documents "Young Charlotte," Sheet Music 11, "The Daemon Lover," Sheet Music 11, and "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 11 are located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "The Gypsy Laddie," Sheet Music 8, "John Reilley," Sheet Music 10, "Dives and Lazarus (I)," Sheet Music 5, and "The Battleship Maine (II)," Sheet Music 4 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink and pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume.The document "The Lone Pilgrim," Sheet Music is located at the bottom of the front side. The document "Sourwood Mountain," Sheet Music 5 is located on the reverse side. The document was laminated. The upper left corner, the lower left corner, and the lower right corner were folded into the laminate. There is significant fraying along the left edge. There is moderate fraying along the top edge. There is minor fraying along the bottom edge. There are minor tears along the right edge. There is a stain of unknown origin at the left bottom edge. The page number "13" is handwritten at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One half leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in carbon and blue pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the left edge. The document was laminated. There are paper clip rust stains at the upper left corner. There are staple holes at the upper left corner and at the middle top edge. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.

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One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in pencil on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is a minor tear at the middle left edge.

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