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The American songbag

Label
The American songbag
Title
The American songbag
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1878-1967
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Sandburg, Carl
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Form of composition
folk music
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  • American ballads and songs
  • Women's rights
  • Folk-songs, American
  • Songbooks
Label
The American songbag
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Careless love
  • The
  • John B. Sails
  • John Henry
  • Midnight special
  • Alice B.
  • Po' boy
  • As I was walkin' down Wexford Street
  • Sh-ta-ra-dah-dey
  • She said the same to me
  • He's gone away
  • Who's the pretty girl milkin' the cow?
  • Give me three grains of corn, Mother
  • Kevin Barry
  • The
  • son of a gambolier
  • I wish I was single again
  • Walky-talky Jenny
  • Hayseed
  • Good-by Liza Jane
  • Wizard oil
  • Boll weevil song
  • Barbra Allen
  • The
  • frozen girl
  • Pretty Polly
  • Common Bill
  • Moanish lady!
  • I ride an old paint
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • Waillie, waillie!
  • Dis mornin', dis evenin', so soon
  • Oh, bury me not on the lone prairie
  • The
  • maid freed from the gallows
  • Frankie and Albert
  • Frankie and Johnny
  • Frankie blues
  • Josie
  • Sadie
  • The
  • little old sod shanty
  • Where o where is old Elijah?
  • Little scotch-ee
  • Turkey in the straw
  • Who will shoe your pretty little foot?
  • The
  • true lover's farewell
  • Fair Annie of Lochyran
  • Ten thousand miles away
  • Old gray mare
  • The
  • drunkard's doom
  • What was your name in the States?
  • The
  • Sweet Betsy from Pike
  • California
  • The
  • banks of Sacramento
  • Money
  • The
  • monkey's wedding
  • Rosie Nell
  • Chicken reel
  • Hanging out the linen clothes
  • house carpenter
  • A
  • pretty fair maid
  • Lord Lovel
  • The
  • Quaker's wooing
  • Red River valley
  • Liza Jane
  • Mountain top
  • Negro reel
  • One morning in May
  • The
  • troubled soldier
  • Post-rail song
  • Hammer man
  • Love somebody, yes I do
  • Down, down derby down
  • Ain't gonna rain
  • Kentucky moonshiner
  • Mister frog went a-courting
  • Kind miss
  • Goin' down to town
  • The
  • ship that never returned
  • Down in the valley
  • I dreamed last night of my true love
  • Drivin' steel
  • The
  • The
  • Missouri harmony
  • Windsor
  • Greenfields
  • Worthington
  • Highbridge
  • Legacy
  • The
  • brown girl or fair Eleanor
  • Hey Betty Martin
  • Lane County bachelor
  • Sourwood mountain
  • The
  • lover's lament
  • Hello, girls
  • Kansas boys
  • The
  • Erie Canal
  • Bigerlow
  • Red iron ore
  • Raging canawl
  • The
  • E-ri-e
  • Shovellin' iron ore
  • Hallelujah, I'm a bum!
  • Tramp, tramp, tramp, keep on a-tramping
  • Old brass wagon
  • The
  • dying hogger
  • Wanderin'
  • A. R. U.
  • We are four bums
  • The
  • poor working girl
  • Roll the chariot
  • Brady
  • On to the morgue
  • Cuckoo waltz
  • It's the syme the whole world over
  • In the days of old Rameses
  • The
  • good boy
  • Willy the weeper
  • Cocaine Lil
  • She promised she's meet me
  • No more booze (Fireman save my child)
  • Weevily wheat
  • El-a-noy
  • Hoosen Johnny
  • My pretty little pink
  • Lincoln and liberty
  • Old Abe Lincoln came out of the wilderness
  • Been in the pen so long
  • The
  • preacher and the slave
  • Levee moan
  • Those gambler's blues
  • Got dem blues
  • De blues ain' nothin'
  • When a woman blue
  • Coo-coo (Peacock song)
  • Great gawd, I'm feelin' bad
  • Lydia Pinkham
  • O my honey, take me back
  • What kin' o' pants does the gambler wear?
  • Joe Turner
  • Times gettin' hard, boys
  • I'm sad and I'm lonely
  • C. C. Rider
  • You fight on
  • Satan's a liah
  • Ballet of de boll weevil
  • De Titanic
  • Bird in a cage
  • When the curtains of night are pinned back
  • Yonder comes the high Sheriff
  • Portland County jail
  • Moonlight
  • Midnight special (2)
  • Seven long years in state prison
  • When I was young and foolish
  • buffalo skinners
  • Poor lonesome cowboy
  • The
  • tenderfoot
  • Little ah sid
  • The
  • Kinkaiders
  • Dakota land
  • The
  • farmer
  • When the work's all done this fall
  • Rabble soldier
  • The
  • trail to Mexico
  • La
  • Cucaracha (Mexican cockroach song)
  • Mananitas (De Jalisco)
  • Lo que digo
  • El abandonado
  • Cielito lindo
  • Adelita
  • As I walked out in the streets of Laredo
  • Versos de montalgo
  • Way up on Clinch Mountain
  • Liza in the summer time (She died on the train)
  • Coon can (Poor boy)
  • Gypsy Davy
  • The
  • roving gambler
  • Yonder comes my pretty little girl
  • The
  • dreary Black Hills
  • The
  • lone star trail
  • Whoopee ti yi yo, git along little dogies
  • The
  • Fond affection
  • Go bring me back my blue-eyed boy
  • London city
  • The
  • midnight train
  • I don't like no railroad man
  • Sucking cider throught a straw
  • Did you ever, ever, ever?
  • I was born almost ten thousand years ago
  • Go get the ax
  • The
  • Abalone
  • In de vinter time
  • Cigarettes will spoil yer life
  • Mary had a William goat
  • I wish I was a little bird
  • Old Adam
  • The
  • horse named Bill
  • Crazy song to the air of "Dixie"
  • A
  • roving gambler
  • boy he had an auger
  • Abdul, the bulbul ameer
  • Greens
  • Animal fair
  • O bury me beneath the willow
  • Mag's song
  • The
  • orphan girl or no bread for the poor
  • I got a gal at the head of the holler
  • Lonesome road
  • Cap'n I believe
  • Jay Gould's daughter and on the Charlie so long
  • Casey Jones
  • Mama have you heard the news?
  • Don' let yo' watch run down
  • There's many a man killed on the railroad
  • She'll be comin' round the mountain
  • I went down to the depot
  • Ever since Uncle John Henry been dead
  • Go 'way f'om mah window
  • Calliope
  • My Lulu
  • The
  • wind it blew up the railroad track
  • Hog-eye
  • My sister she works in a laundry
  • I found a horse shoe
  • Railrod Bill
  • Hangman
  • Timber
  • Si Hubbard
  • Bolsum Brown
  • Poor Paddy works on the railway
  • The
  • railroad cars are coming
  • Jerry, go an' ile that car
  • If I die a railroad man
  • Mule skinner's song
  • Whisky Johnny
  • Blow the man down
  • The
  • dead horse
  • Heave away
  • The
  • wide Mizzoura
  • I catch-a da plenty of feesh
  • The
  • James Whaland
  • hog-eye man
  • Leave her, bullies, leave her
  • Across the western ocean
  • Jim Fisk
  • Jesse James
  • Sam Bass
  • The
  • hunters of Kentucky or half horse and half alligator
  • Jackson
  • Poor Kitty Popcorn
  • The
  • There was an old soldier
  • A
  • Fillipino hombre
  • The
  • Sergeant, he is the worst of all
  • Wrap me up in my tarpaulin jacket and the handsome young airman
  • A
  • war bird's burlesque
  • shanty-man's life
  • Flat River girl
  • The
  • jam on Gerry's rock
  • Driving saw-logs on the plover
  • Morrissey and the Russian sailor
  • Blind man lay beside the way
  • By'm by
  • Go to sleepy
  • Jungle Mammy song
  • Ten thousand miles away from home
  • My old hammah
  • Chahcoal man
  • The
  • weaver
  • The
  • Hinky dinky, parlee-voo
  • Colorado trail
  • I met her in the garden where the praties grow
  • Somebody
  • I don't want to be a gambler
  • When poor Mary came wandering home
  • Jesus, won't you come b'm-by?
  • Dese bones gwine to rise again
  • Two white horses
  • Way over in the new buryin' groun'
  • Mary wore three links of chain
  • Where they were
  • Pharaoh's army got drownded
  • Good-bye, brother
  • The
  • hearse song
  • Man goin' roun'
  • All night long
  • Zek'l weep
  • I know moonlight
  • I got a letter from Jesus
  • Ezekiel, you and me
  • God's goin' to set this world on fire
  • Ain' go'n' to study war no mo'
  • Things I used to do
  • In my father's house
  • Stanin' on the walls of Zion
  • A
  • hundred years ago
  • You got to cross it foh yohself
Control code
ocm00594713
Extent
495 p.
Lccn
28000681
System control number
(Sirsi) AAU-7374
Label
The American songbag
Publication
Contents
  • Careless love
  • The
  • John B. Sails
  • John Henry
  • Midnight special
  • Alice B.
  • Po' boy
  • As I was walkin' down Wexford Street
  • Sh-ta-ra-dah-dey
  • She said the same to me
  • He's gone away
  • Who's the pretty girl milkin' the cow?
  • Give me three grains of corn, Mother
  • Kevin Barry
  • The
  • son of a gambolier
  • I wish I was single again
  • Walky-talky Jenny
  • Hayseed
  • Good-by Liza Jane
  • Wizard oil
  • Boll weevil song
  • Barbra Allen
  • The
  • frozen girl
  • Pretty Polly
  • Common Bill
  • Moanish lady!
  • I ride an old paint
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • Waillie, waillie!
  • Dis mornin', dis evenin', so soon
  • Oh, bury me not on the lone prairie
  • The
  • maid freed from the gallows
  • Frankie and Albert
  • Frankie and Johnny
  • Frankie blues
  • Josie
  • Sadie
  • The
  • little old sod shanty
  • Where o where is old Elijah?
  • Little scotch-ee
  • Turkey in the straw
  • Who will shoe your pretty little foot?
  • The
  • true lover's farewell
  • Fair Annie of Lochyran
  • Ten thousand miles away
  • Old gray mare
  • The
  • drunkard's doom
  • What was your name in the States?
  • The
  • Sweet Betsy from Pike
  • California
  • The
  • banks of Sacramento
  • Money
  • The
  • monkey's wedding
  • Rosie Nell
  • Chicken reel
  • Hanging out the linen clothes
  • house carpenter
  • A
  • pretty fair maid
  • Lord Lovel
  • The
  • Quaker's wooing
  • Red River valley
  • Liza Jane
  • Mountain top
  • Negro reel
  • One morning in May
  • The
  • troubled soldier
  • Post-rail song
  • Hammer man
  • Love somebody, yes I do
  • Down, down derby down
  • Ain't gonna rain
  • Kentucky moonshiner
  • Mister frog went a-courting
  • Kind miss
  • Goin' down to town
  • The
  • ship that never returned
  • Down in the valley
  • I dreamed last night of my true love
  • Drivin' steel
  • The
  • The
  • Missouri harmony
  • Windsor
  • Greenfields
  • Worthington
  • Highbridge
  • Legacy
  • The
  • brown girl or fair Eleanor
  • Hey Betty Martin
  • Lane County bachelor
  • Sourwood mountain
  • The
  • lover's lament
  • Hello, girls
  • Kansas boys
  • The
  • Erie Canal
  • Bigerlow
  • Red iron ore
  • Raging canawl
  • The
  • E-ri-e
  • Shovellin' iron ore
  • Hallelujah, I'm a bum!
  • Tramp, tramp, tramp, keep on a-tramping
  • Old brass wagon
  • The
  • dying hogger
  • Wanderin'
  • A. R. U.
  • We are four bums
  • The
  • poor working girl
  • Roll the chariot
  • Brady
  • On to the morgue
  • Cuckoo waltz
  • It's the syme the whole world over
  • In the days of old Rameses
  • The
  • good boy
  • Willy the weeper
  • Cocaine Lil
  • She promised she's meet me
  • No more booze (Fireman save my child)
  • Weevily wheat
  • El-a-noy
  • Hoosen Johnny
  • My pretty little pink
  • Lincoln and liberty
  • Old Abe Lincoln came out of the wilderness
  • Been in the pen so long
  • The
  • preacher and the slave
  • Levee moan
  • Those gambler's blues
  • Got dem blues
  • De blues ain' nothin'
  • When a woman blue
  • Coo-coo (Peacock song)
  • Great gawd, I'm feelin' bad
  • Lydia Pinkham
  • O my honey, take me back
  • What kin' o' pants does the gambler wear?
  • Joe Turner
  • Times gettin' hard, boys
  • I'm sad and I'm lonely
  • C. C. Rider
  • You fight on
  • Satan's a liah
  • Ballet of de boll weevil
  • De Titanic
  • Bird in a cage
  • When the curtains of night are pinned back
  • Yonder comes the high Sheriff
  • Portland County jail
  • Moonlight
  • Midnight special (2)
  • Seven long years in state prison
  • When I was young and foolish
  • buffalo skinners
  • Poor lonesome cowboy
  • The
  • tenderfoot
  • Little ah sid
  • The
  • Kinkaiders
  • Dakota land
  • The
  • farmer
  • When the work's all done this fall
  • Rabble soldier
  • The
  • trail to Mexico
  • La
  • Cucaracha (Mexican cockroach song)
  • Mananitas (De Jalisco)
  • Lo que digo
  • El abandonado
  • Cielito lindo
  • Adelita
  • As I walked out in the streets of Laredo
  • Versos de montalgo
  • Way up on Clinch Mountain
  • Liza in the summer time (She died on the train)
  • Coon can (Poor boy)
  • Gypsy Davy
  • The
  • roving gambler
  • Yonder comes my pretty little girl
  • The
  • dreary Black Hills
  • The
  • lone star trail
  • Whoopee ti yi yo, git along little dogies
  • The
  • Fond affection
  • Go bring me back my blue-eyed boy
  • London city
  • The
  • midnight train
  • I don't like no railroad man
  • Sucking cider throught a straw
  • Did you ever, ever, ever?
  • I was born almost ten thousand years ago
  • Go get the ax
  • The
  • Abalone
  • In de vinter time
  • Cigarettes will spoil yer life
  • Mary had a William goat
  • I wish I was a little bird
  • Old Adam
  • The
  • horse named Bill
  • Crazy song to the air of "Dixie"
  • A
  • roving gambler
  • boy he had an auger
  • Abdul, the bulbul ameer
  • Greens
  • Animal fair
  • O bury me beneath the willow
  • Mag's song
  • The
  • orphan girl or no bread for the poor
  • I got a gal at the head of the holler
  • Lonesome road
  • Cap'n I believe
  • Jay Gould's daughter and on the Charlie so long
  • Casey Jones
  • Mama have you heard the news?
  • Don' let yo' watch run down
  • There's many a man killed on the railroad
  • She'll be comin' round the mountain
  • I went down to the depot
  • Ever since Uncle John Henry been dead
  • Go 'way f'om mah window
  • Calliope
  • My Lulu
  • The
  • wind it blew up the railroad track
  • Hog-eye
  • My sister she works in a laundry
  • I found a horse shoe
  • Railrod Bill
  • Hangman
  • Timber
  • Si Hubbard
  • Bolsum Brown
  • Poor Paddy works on the railway
  • The
  • railroad cars are coming
  • Jerry, go an' ile that car
  • If I die a railroad man
  • Mule skinner's song
  • Whisky Johnny
  • Blow the man down
  • The
  • dead horse
  • Heave away
  • The
  • wide Mizzoura
  • I catch-a da plenty of feesh
  • The
  • James Whaland
  • hog-eye man
  • Leave her, bullies, leave her
  • Across the western ocean
  • Jim Fisk
  • Jesse James
  • Sam Bass
  • The
  • hunters of Kentucky or half horse and half alligator
  • Jackson
  • Poor Kitty Popcorn
  • The
  • There was an old soldier
  • A
  • Fillipino hombre
  • The
  • Sergeant, he is the worst of all
  • Wrap me up in my tarpaulin jacket and the handsome young airman
  • A
  • war bird's burlesque
  • shanty-man's life
  • Flat River girl
  • The
  • jam on Gerry's rock
  • Driving saw-logs on the plover
  • Morrissey and the Russian sailor
  • Blind man lay beside the way
  • By'm by
  • Go to sleepy
  • Jungle Mammy song
  • Ten thousand miles away from home
  • My old hammah
  • Chahcoal man
  • The
  • weaver
  • The
  • Hinky dinky, parlee-voo
  • Colorado trail
  • I met her in the garden where the praties grow
  • Somebody
  • I don't want to be a gambler
  • When poor Mary came wandering home
  • Jesus, won't you come b'm-by?
  • Dese bones gwine to rise again
  • Two white horses
  • Way over in the new buryin' groun'
  • Mary wore three links of chain
  • Where they were
  • Pharaoh's army got drownded
  • Good-bye, brother
  • The
  • hearse song
  • Man goin' roun'
  • All night long
  • Zek'l weep
  • I know moonlight
  • I got a letter from Jesus
  • Ezekiel, you and me
  • God's goin' to set this world on fire
  • Ain' go'n' to study war no mo'
  • Things I used to do
  • In my father's house
  • Stanin' on the walls of Zion
  • A
  • hundred years ago
  • You got to cross it foh yohself
Control code
ocm00594713
Extent
495 p.
Lccn
28000681
System control number
(Sirsi) AAU-7374

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