Wreck of 1256
 


Citation

Robison, Carson Jay, 1890-1957, “Wreck of 1256,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed February 7, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31949.


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Title

Wreck of 1256

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

Railroads--Accidents--Songs and music
Death--Songs and music
Warnings--Songs and music

Creator

Robison, Carson Jay, 1890-1957

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

Transcription

Alternative Titles

Between Richmond and Norfolk on the Seven Pine Road

Associated Date

1925

File name

113_WreckOf1256

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