Seven Long Years I've Been Married, Lyric Variant 04
 


Citation

“Seven Long Years I've Been Married, Lyric Variant 04,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 29, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31824.


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Title

Seven Long Years I've Been Married, Lyric Variant 04

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

Folk songs--United States
Alcoholism--Songs and music
Regret--Songs and music
Warnings--Songs and music
Marital conflict--Songs and music

Alternative Title

Beautiful Light Ore the Ocean, Beautiful Light Over the Ocean, Beautiful Light On the Ocean, Don't Never Marry a Drunkard

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

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

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Text

Transcription

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Drink and Gambling Songs -- 29 Randolph. 337

File name

113_SevenLongYearsIveBeenMarried_Lyric_04

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