Frankie Sylva
 


Citation

“Frankie Sylva,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed April 17, 2024, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19536.


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Title

Frankie Sylva

Description

This item is part of the I. G. Greer Folksong Collection which consists of more than 300 individual song titles and their variants as collected by Isaac Garfield Greer (1881-1967) from informants, primarily in Ashe, Wilkes and Watauga counties. The collection includes manuscripts, typescript transcriptions produced by Dr. Greer’s clerical staff, and handwritten musical notations. Songs range from traditional Child Ballads, traditional English and Scottish ballads as well as their American variants, to 19th century popular music to musical compositions of local origin.

Subject

Silver, Frankie--Songs and music
Capital punishment--Songs and music
Murder--Songs and music
Ballads

Alternative Title

Frankie Sylvas, Francis Silvers, Francis Silver's Confession, Susie Silvers

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield), 1881-1967

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Text

Scholarly Classification

Brown, North Carolina Ballads - 301

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