Sidney Allen, Lyric Variant 01
Seven leaves of lined paper, handwritten in black ink on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The lamination process caused a fold that obscures a line of text on the fifth leaf. There are minor stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally into thirds, possibly for mailing.
Ballads -- Virginia
Ballads -- North Carolina
Murder -- Songs and music
Trials -- Songs and music
Hillsville (Va.) -- Songs and music
The Allen Boys. Claud Allen. Song of the Allens
W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University
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