Lamkin, Lyric Variant 01
Two leaves of lined paper, handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is significant tearing at the bottom edge of the first leaf. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper right corner of the fourth page. There is some staining of unknown origin at the bottom edge of the fourth page. The document was folded in half vertically. The first pages consists entirely of an explanatory note by the informant.
Ballads, English -- North Carolina
Ballads, Scots -- North Carolina
Murder -- Songs and Music
Employee Crimes -- Songs and Music
Capital Punishment -- Songs and Music
False Lamkin. Bolakins. Bolakin. Beaulampkins. Squire Relantman. False Lambkin. Lampkin. Boab King. Lamkin. Lammikin. Long Lankin. Bo Lamkin. Bold Adkins. Bo Lankin
W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University
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