Lamkin, Sheet Music 07


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Lamkin, Sheet Music 07


One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in black ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. A torn flap at the right upper edge and a torn flap at the middle right edge were folded into the laminate. There are numerous tears of varying severity along the edges of the document. There is a substantial portion torn away from the middle lower edge of the leaf. here are numerous stains of unknown origin throughout the document. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. The document "The Sweet Trinity (The Golden Willow Tree)," Sheet Music 8 is located at the top of the leaf. The documents "Sweet Forget-Me-Not," Sheet Music 2, and "I'll Hang My Harp on a Willow Tree," Sheet Music 3 are located at the bottom of the leaf. The documents "Old and Gray," Sheet Music 3, "Bonny Barbara Allan," Sheet Music 8, "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 12, "The Wife of Usher's Well," Sheet Music 13, "The Lexington Murder," Sheet Music 8, and "The Blind Girl," Sheet Music 1 are located on the reverse side of the leaf.


Ballads, English Ballads, Scots Murder -- Songs and Music Employee Crimes -- Songs and Music Capital Punishment -- Songs and Music

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False Lamkin. Bolakins. Bolakin. Beaulampkins. Squire Relantman. False Lambkin. Lampkin. Boab King. Lamkin. Lammikin. Long Lankin. Bo Lamkin. Bold Adkins. Bo Lankin


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

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I. G. Greer


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Lamkin, Sheet Music 07

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Child, 93 Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 29 Randolph, 23

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270 mm x 348 mm

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