Last Fierce Charge, Lyric Variant 02


Last Fierce Charge, Lyric Variant 02


Two leaves, typewritten on the front sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner of the first leaf, the upper left corner of the second leaf, and the lower left corner of the second leaf were folded into the laminate. A portion of the bottom edge was cut away from each leaf. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left edge. here are staple-related and paper clip related holes at the upper left corner of each leaf. There is a minor tear at the left upper edge of the second leaf. The document was folded horizontally in half. There is a note handwritten in pencil at the top right corner of the first leaf. Stanza numbers are handwritten in black ink on the first leaf.


Ballads -- North Carolina
Friendship -- Songs and music
Last words -- Songs and music
Death -- Songs and music
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Battle of Gettysburg. The Last Fierce Charge of the French at Waterloo. The Last Fierce Fight. The Battle of Fredericksburg


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

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I. G. Greer


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