John Reilley, Lyric Variant 01
 


Citation

“John Reilley, Lyric Variant 01,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed November 28, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19692.


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Title

John Reilley, Lyric Variant 01

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, Irish--North Carolina
Courtship--Songs and music
Love--Songs and music
Homecoming--Songs and music
Sailors--Songs and music
Ballads, English--United States--North Carolina

Alternative Title

John Reilly

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

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

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Informant

Perry Greer

Informant Note

Student of Dr. Greer, it is possible (even likely) that the song text was written on the reverse side of Perry Greer's completed class assignment, and that he is not the informant

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 93
Randolph, 56
Cox, 95

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