The House Carpenter
 

Citation

“The House Carpenter,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 20, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19543.


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Title

The House Carpenter

Description

Three leaves, handwritten in black ink on the front sides of the first and second leaves and on both sides of the third leaf. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The first and second leaves were laminated back-to-back. There is a moderate tear at the upper right corner of each leaf. There are staple holes at the upper right corner of each leaf. There are numerous minor stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded vertically in half, possibly for mailing. The informant citation is handwritten on the reverse side of the third leaf. There is a "VI" handwritten at the upper right corner of the first leaf.

Subject

Ballads, English -- North Carolina
Ballads, Scots -- North Carolina
Adultery -- Songs and music
Ocean travel -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The House Carpenter (Said an Old True Love). Forsaken House Carpenter. The Ship Carpenter

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

5/2/2007

Date Modified

7/8/2008

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

Daemon Lover, Lyric Variant 01

Informant

Annie V. Sherwood, 1895-1988

Geographic Location

Cove Creek, Watauga County, North Carolina

Scholarly Classification

Child, 243
Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 40

Reference URL

http://contentdm.library.appstate.edu:81/u?/greer,666

ContentDM Number

666

ContentDM filename

667.cpd

ContentDM filepath

/greer/image/667.cpd

Dimensions - Original

202 mm x 257 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-20

Scan date

2006-06-15

Scanned by

Paul L. Robertson

Transcription Date

2006-07-10

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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