Weeping Willow, Copy
 


Citation

“Weeping Willow, Copy,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed February 7, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31915.


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Title

Weeping Willow, Copy

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

Unrequited love--Songs and music
Betrayal--Songs and music
Warnings--Songs and music
Weeping willow--Songs and music

Alternative Title

Down by the Weeping Willow, Under the Weeping Willow Tree, Bury Me Beneath the Willow

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Contributor

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

Format

PDF
Song texts

Language

English

Type

Text

Scholarly Classification

Brown, Folk Lyric - 267 Randolph, 747

File name

113_WeepingWillow_copy

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