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Folklore--Songs of the sea

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: MSS 281

Scope and Contents

Contents: The house carpenter -- Gathering shells from the seashore -- A home bay on the tide -- Pull for the shore -- Nail, boys, nail -- My sweetheart went down with the Maine -- The old canoe -- Captain Kidd -- Drunken sailor -- Three sailor boys -- Fragment II -- Oh, Mr. Captain stop the ship n The Low Lands Low -- The Lady Elgin -- Red, white and blue -- Sailor's trade -- The ship that never returned -- The sailor's bride's lament -- Dublin Bay -- The ocean burial -- Little Nell -- Erin's green shore -- He Hi Toddy will you go -- Mary's dream -- Baby is a sailor -- White wings.


  • 1908-1953

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Open for public use.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Louise Pound folklore collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the Special Collections Board of Curators.


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Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States