Blind Girl, Lyric Variant 01
 


Citation

“Blind Girl, Lyric Variant 01,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19503.


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Title

Blind Girl, Lyric Variant 01

Description

Four leaves of lined paper, handwritten in pencil on the front sides of leaves one through three and on the front and reverse sides of leaf four. The document is in fair physical condition. The document was laminated. The top left corner of both the third and fourth leaves was torn away. There are numerous stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally into fourths, possibly for mailing. The informant citation is handwritten at the top edge of the first leaf. There is a handwritten "8" underneath the informant citation.

Subject

Ballads, English -- North Carolina
Blind children -- Songs and music
Remarriage -- Songs and music
Death -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

Blind Girl's Prayer. The Blind Child. The Blind Child's Prayer. Blind Girl's Death. The Blind Girl's Death

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

4/27/2007

Date Modified

5/21/2008

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

Blind Girl, Lyric Variant 01

Document Title

The Blind Child Prayer

Informant

Effie Martin

Informant Note

student of Dr. Greer

Geographic Location

Ferguson, Wilkes County, North Carolina

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - 149
Randolph, 724

Reference URL

http://contentdm.library.appstate.edu:81/u?/greer,389

ContentDM Number

389

ContentDM filename

390.cpd

ContentDM filepath

/greer/image/390.cpd

Dimensions - Original

127 mm x 202 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-20

Scan date

2006-10-02

Scanned by

Paul L. Robertson

Transcription Date

2006-11-14

Transcribed By

Sarah C. Tonkin

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