The House Carpenter
 


Citation

“The House Carpenter,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed October 1, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19553.


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Title

The House Carpenter

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

Ballads, English
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

Contributor

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

Format

JPEG

Language

English

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Other Name(s)

Edwin Hunt Frost, 1874-1952, Sarah Margueritte Scribner [Mrs. Edwin Hunt Frost], 1876-

Scholarly Classification

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

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