Lexington Murder, Sheet Music 08
 


Citation

“Lexington Murder, Sheet Music 08,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed December 3, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31676.


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Title

Lexington Murder, Sheet Music 08

Description

This item is part of the I. G. Greer Folksong Collection which consists of more than 300 individual song titles and their variants as collected by Isaac Garfield Greer (1881-1967) from informants, primarily in Ashe, Wilkes and Watauga counties. The collection includes manuscripts, typescript transcriptions produced by Dr. Greer’s clerical staff, and handwritten musical notations. Songs range from traditional Child Ballads, traditional English and Scottish ballads as well as their American variants, to 19th century popular music to musical compositions of local origin.

Subject

Ballads, English
Murder--Songs and music
Conscience--Songs and music
Guilt--Songs and music
Courtship--Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Murdering Miller, The Oxford Girl, The Lexington Girl, The Knoxville Girl, The Wexford Girl, The Wittam Miller, The Berkshire Tragedy, Come All of You Who's Been in Love and Sympathize with Me, Last Saturday Night, Two Weeks Ago, Poor Nell, The Noel Girl, The Expert Girl, The Rexford Girl, The Cruel Miller, The Tragedy, The Lexington Miller, Johnny McDowell

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

Greer, I. G. (Isaac Garfield), 1881-1967

Format

PDF
Notated music

Language

English

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Older Ballads - Mostly British - 65 Randolph, 150 Cox, 90

File name

113_LexingtonMurder_Sheet_08

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