Jack Munro, Lyric Variant 03


Jack Munro, Lyric Variant 03


One leaf typewritten on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. The upper left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a large tear at the middle right edge. There are two moderate tears and two minor tears at the left edge. There is minor fraying along the lower edge. The document title and two textual corrections are handwritten in pencil.


Ballads, English Ballads, Scots Sailors -- Songs and music Male impersonators -- Songs and music Love -- Songs and music Marriage -- Songs and music Soldiers -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

Jack the Sailor. Poor Jack is Gone a-Sailing. Jacky. the Sailor Boy. War Song. The Brisk Young Plow Boy. Men's Clothes I Will Put On. The Banks of the Nile. The Sailor's Sweetheart. Lily Oh. Jackie Fraisure. The Merchant's Daughter. Jackie Frazier. Poor Jack's Gone to War. Jack Went A-Sailing


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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