Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 04
 


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“Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 04,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 21, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19507.


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Title

Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 04

Description

Two leaves, typewritten on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There are staple holes at the upper left corner of each leaf.

Subject

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

Alternative Title

The Oxford Girl. The Lexington Girl. The Knoxville Girl. The Wexford Girl. The Wittam Miller. The Berkshire Tragedy. 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

Typescript

Classification Title

Lexington Murder, Lyric Variant 04

Document Title

The Bloody Miller, or The Murdering Miller

Collector

I. G. Greer

Collector Note

This variant is possibly the same one printed in Brown as "The Lexington Murder," Variant B.

Geographic Location

Boone, Watauga County, North Carolina

Associated Date

1915

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - 65(B)
Randolph, 150
Cox, 90

Reference URL

http://contentdm.library.appstate.edu:81/u?/greer,421

ContentDM Number

421

ContentDM filename

422.cpd

ContentDM filepath

/greer/image/422.cpd

Dimensions - Original

216 mm x 280 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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