In the Pines, Where the Sun Never Shines, Lyric Variant 01


In the Pines, Where the Sun Never Shines, Lyric Variant 01


One leaf typewritten on the front side. The document is in excellent physical condition. The document was laminated. There is a stain of unknown origin to the right of the second stanza. The document was folded horizontally into fourths, possibly for mailing. There is one textual correction handwritten in black ink. There is a handwritten note at the lower right corner. The collector citation is at the upper edge. The date range 1893-1922 is follows this citation.


Folk songs -- South Carolina Unrequited love -- Songs and music Birds -- Songs and music Grief -- Songs and music Forests and forestry -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Lonsome Dove. The Pines. There's More Than One. Mobiline. The Lonesome Pine


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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