When I was Single, Sheet Music 03


When I was Single, Sheet Music 03


One leaf with preprinted staff lines: handwritten in carbon on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner was torn from the document. There is a minor tear at the right upper edge. There are two minor tears at the left edge. There is a paper clip rust stain at the left upper edge. There is a boxed "A" stamped in blue ink at the upper left corner. There is also a date stamped in black ink beneath the document title. There is a handwritten check mark following the musical notations. There is also an editorial comment handwritten in pencil following the musical notations. The document is a carbon duplicate.


Folk songs -- United States Marriage -- Songs and music Marital conflict -- Songs and music Warnings -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

I Wish I were Single




W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


The images and audio files contained in the "So Mote It Ever Be: The Folksong Heritage of North Carolina's Northern Blue Ridge Mountains" collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. I. G. Greer/W. Amos Abrams Manuscript Files Series, Folksong Files Subseries. W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection. Special Collections. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Any commercial use of the materials without the written permission of Appalachian State University is strictly prohibited. Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.




Musical notation, English


Sheet music


None, “When I was Single, Sheet Music 03,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed June 19, 2019, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31923.