Girl I Left Behind Me, Lyric Variant 01
One leaf of lined paper, handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The document has a few minor folding-related tears. There is a moderate tear at the middle lower edge. There are minor stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The document was folded horizontally and vertically into sixths, possibly for mailing. The informant citation is located on the right of the reverse side.
Ballads, English -- North Carolina
Ballads, Scots -- North Carolina
Courtship -- Songs and music
Betrothal -- Songs and music
Migrant workers -- Songs and music
Maggie Walker. The Maid I Left Behind. The Tennessee Girl. My Parents Reared Me Tenderly
W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University
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