Go Ask Poppa
 


Citation

“Go Ask Poppa,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed May 29, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31552.


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Title

Go Ask Poppa

Description

One leaf typewritten on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a minor tear at the lower right edge. There is a blue ink stain to the left of the song text.

Subject

Folk songs -- United States Courtship -- Songs and music Unrequited love -- Songs and music Fathers and daughters -- Songs and music

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

5/2/2007

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

pdf

Language

English
English

Type

Typescript

Transcription

Go Ask Poppa


Her face so fair,
Her form divine,
He whispered low,
Sweetheart, be mine.

Go ask Poppa,
The maiden said.
He knew quite well
Poppa was dead,

He knew the life
Poppa had led,
So he took his hat and fled
When the maiden said:

Go Ask Poppa.

Classification Title

Go Ask Poppa

Document Title

Go Ask Poppa

Dimensions - Original

166 mm x 184 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-26

File name

113_GoAskPoppa_ocr

Transcription Date

2006-06-02

Transcribed By

Susan G. Pepper

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