The Belfry Bell
 

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Citation

“The Belfry Bell,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 19, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/14721.


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Title

The Belfry Bell

Description

Two leaves, handwritten in pencil on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. There are staple holes at the upper left corner of both leaves. There are paper clip and staple rust stains at the upper left corner of the first leaf. The document was folded horizontally and vertically into eighths, possibily for mailing. Portions of the text are handwritten in blue ink. The informant citation, with a brief explanations of the song's origins, precedes the song text.

Subject

Gospel music, English
Virginia
Christianity
Songs and music
Courting
Church bells

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

8/1/2007

Date Modified

8/11/2008

Contributor

W. Amos Abrams

Rights

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.

Format

JPEG

Language

English
English

Type

Manuscript

Classification Title

German Watchman's Song

Informant

Lucy Stevens

Other Name(s)

Ms. Garber

Geographic Location

New London, Campbell County, Virginia

Dimensions - Original

216 mm x 279 mm

Upload Date

8/1/2007

Transcription Date

3/6/2007

Transcribed By

Sarah C. Davis

Scan date

1/17/2007

Scanned by

Paul L. Robertson

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