Girl I Left Behind Me, Lyric Variant 01
 

Citation

“Girl I Left Behind Me, Lyric Variant 01,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 24, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19701.


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Title

Girl I Left Behind Me, Lyric Variant 01

Description

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.

Subject

Ballads, English -- North Carolina
Ballads, Scots -- North Carolina
Courtship -- Songs and music
Betrothal -- Songs and music
Migrant workers -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

Maggie Walker. The Maid I Left Behind. The Tennessee Girl. My Parents Reared Me Tenderly

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

7/29/2008

Date Modified

7/29/2008

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

Girl I Left Behind Me, Lyric Variant 01

Informant

[Esther] Jane Eller, 1883-1967

Other Name(s)

Joe Miller, 1881-1975

Geographic Location

Meat Camp Township, Watauga County, North Carolina

Associated Date

1901-07-03

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 145
Randolph, 64
Laws, P 1
Cox, 85
Combs, 111
Sharp, 96

Reference URL

http://contentdm.library.appstate.edu:81/u?/greer,1688

ContentDM Number

1688

ContentDM filename

1690.cpd

ContentDM filepath

/greer/image/1690.cpd

Dimensions - Original

257 mm x 203 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-18

Scan date

2008-07-29

Scanned by

Paul L. Robertson

Transcription Date

2006-05-31

Transcribed By

Susan G. Pepper

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