Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 02
 


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“Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 02,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 24, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19502.


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Title

Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 02

Description

Three leaves of lined paper, handwritten in black ink on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are three holes across the top edge of each leaf. There is a moderate tear at the upper right corner of each leaf. There is minor fraying along the top edge of each leaf. There is minor staining of unknown origin throughout the document. The lower right corner of the second leaf was folded into the laminate.

Subject

Ballads, English
Murder -- Songs and music
Conscience -- Songs and music
Guilt -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Oxford Girl. The Lexington Girl. The Knoxville Girl. The Bloody Miller. The Wittam Miller. The Berkshire Tragedy. The Wexford Girl. Come All of You Who's Been in Love and Sympathize with Me. Last Saturday Night, Two Weeks Ago. Poor Nell. The Noel Girl. The Expert Girl. The Rexford Girl. The Cruel Miller. The Tragedy. The Lexington Miller. Johnny McDowell

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

4/27/2007

Date Modified

5/26/2008

Contributor

I. G. Greer

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

Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 02

Document Title

The Murdering Miller

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - 65
Randolph, 150
Cox, 90

Reference URL

http://contentdm.library.appstate.edu:81/u?/greer,380

ContentDM Number

380

ContentDM filename

381.cpd

ContentDM filepath

/greer/image/381.cpd

Dimensions - Original

127 mm x 199 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-20

Scan date

2006-05-23

Scanned by

Paul L. Robertson

Transcription Date

2006-05-24

Transcribed By

Susan G. Pepper

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