Little Rosewood Casket, Sheet Music 02
 


Citation

“Little Rosewood Casket, Sheet Music 02,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed November 28, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31691.


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Title

Little Rosewood Casket, Sheet Music 02

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

Last words--Songs and music
Letters--Songs and music
Lovesickness--Songs and music
Ballads, English

Alternative Title

Rosewood Casket, A Package of Old Letters, The Rose-Bud Casket, There's a Rosewood Casket, Little Rosebud Casket

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

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

Format

PDF
Notated music

Language

English

Transcription

The Little Rosewood Casket

In that little rosewood casket that is resting on my stand,
is a package of old letters written by my sweetheart's hand.

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Native American Ballads - 273 Randolph, 763

File name

113_LittleRosewoodCasket_Sheet_02

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