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FOLK COLLECTION 4

The Austin and Alta Fife Fieldwork Collection

No. 2: The Fife American Collection

Vol. 33: Extracts From The Edwin Ford Piper Collection


Register

    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Description of Edwin Ford Piper Collection
PC-F 1 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Alfarata
PC-F 15 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Alknomook
PC-F 37 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    America: Parody Dedicated to the 18th Amendment
PC-F 7 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Arkansas (In the State of)
PC-F 121 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Arkansas Traveller
PC-F 121 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Baggage Coach Ahead, The
PC-F 8 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Baggage Coach Ahead, The
PC-F 9 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Baggage Coach Ahead, The
PC-F 10 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Belle Brandon
PC-F 11 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Belle Brandon
PC-F 12 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Better Believe the Bible
PC-F 13 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Beulah Land
PC-F 36 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Billy Veniro
PC-F 97 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Birch Canoe
PC-F 14 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Blue Juniata
PC-F 15 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Braking on the Train
PC-F 16 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Bright Alfarata
PC-F 15 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals
PC-F 17 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 18 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 19 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 20 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 21 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 22 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Buffalo Gals (variant of)
PC-F 23 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
PC-F 45 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
PC-F 46 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    California Brothers, The
PC-F 42 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    California Joe
PC-F 14 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Campfire Has Gone Out, The
PC-F 24 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Can't Get Back Home This Way
PC-F 25 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Casey Jones
PC-F 26 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Casey Jones
PC-F 27 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Chieftain's Daughter, The
PC-F 28 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Chisholm Trail
PC-F 29 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Chisholm Trail
PC-F 30 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy Dance, A
PC-F 31 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy Dance, A
PC-F 32 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy Dance, A
PC-F 33 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy Song, The
PC-F 24 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy's Dream
PC-F 34 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Cowboy's Wife
PC-F 35 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Curfew Shall Not Ring Tonight
PC-F 151 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Dakota Land
PC-F 36 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Death Song of the Indian Chief
PC-F 37 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dreary Black Hills
PC-F 38 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 39 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 40 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 41 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 42 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 43 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Californian, The
PC-F 44 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Cowboy, The
PC-F 45 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Cowboy, The
PC-F 46 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Cowboy, The
PC-F 47 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Girl's Message, The
PC-F 48 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Girl's Message, The
PC-F 49 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Girl's Message, The
PC-F 50 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Hobo, The
PC-F 51 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Hobo, The
PC-F 52 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Hobo, The
PC-F 53 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Hobo, The
PC-F 54 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Nun, The
PC-F 55 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Ranger, The
PC-F 56 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Soldier, The
PC-F 56 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Dying Soldiers, The
PC-F 57 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Fair Lady of the Plains
PC-F 35 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Farmer's Boy, The
PC-F 58-61 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Farmer's Daughter, The
PC-F 62-65 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    First Young Gent All Around Inside
PC-F 19 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Fran Sveas Vanner
PC-F 124 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Freighting From Wilcox To Globe
PC-F 94 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Geehale
PC-F 66 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    George Liebst
PC-F 84 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Get on Board
PC-F 67-68 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Giles Scroggin's Ghost
PC-F 69 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Girl I Left Behind Me, The
PC-F 70-75 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Girl in Havana
PC-F 76 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Girl Who Wore a Waterfall, The
PC-F 77 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Good Old Days of Adam and Eve
PC-F 78 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Goodbye to Old Winter
PC-F 79 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Gospel Ship, the
PC-F 68 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Government Claim
PC-F 116-120 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Grey Goose and Gander
PC-F 80 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    He is Gone, Let Him Go
PC-F 144-145 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Hell in Texas
PC-F 82 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Hell on the Rio Grande
PC-F 82 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Hell-Bound Train, The
PC-F 81 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Hoboes Convention, The
PC-F 84 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Home on the Range
PC-F 85 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Homesteader, The
PC-F 117 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Homesteader's Lullaby
PC-F 166 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Hoop De Dooden Do
PC-F 86 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    I Have a Father in the Promised Land
PC-F 111 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    I'll Chase the Antelope
PC-F 179 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    I'll Not Marry at All
PC-F 150 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    In the Vale of Walla Walla
PC-F 183 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Indian Captive, The
PC-F 87 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Indian Captive's Lament, The
PC-F 88 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Indian Hunter
PC-F 89 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Irish Washerwoman
PC-F 118 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Jack O'Diamonds
PC-F 157-158 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Jerry Go 'Ile the Car
PC-F 159 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Jesse James
PC-F 153-156 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Joe Bowers
PC-F 126, 160-161 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Johnny Cake
PC-F 83 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Kansas Boys
PC-F 83 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Lane County Bachelor, The
PC-F 116 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Life of a Tramp
PC-F 146 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Life's Railway
PC-F 162 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Little Old Sod Shanty on my Claim
PC-F 90, 163 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Little Sod Shanty on the Claim, Answer To
PC-F 90 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Little Sod Shanty on the Claim, Answer To the Answer To
PC-F 90 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Little Vine Clad Cottage on the Claim, The
PC-F 90 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Maryland, My Maryland
PC-F 166 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    May I Sleep in Your Barn Tonight, Mister
PC-F 164 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Mexican War
PC-F 165 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Midnight on the Ocean
PC-F 151 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Minnehaha
PC-F 91-93 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean
PC-F 34 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    My Mother in Law
PC-F 167 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Nebraska Land
PC-F 168 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Niagara Falls
PC-F 28 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    North Countrie
PC-F 94 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Ocean Burial
PC-F 95-96 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Oh, Give Me a Home Where the Buffalo Roam
PC-F 85 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Bachelor, The
PC-F 181 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Bill Jones
PC-F 27 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Blue
PC-F 184 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Bog Hole
PC-F 170 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old hen and Her Chickens, The
PC-F 171 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Ninety-Seven
PC-F 26 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Old Paint
PC-F 172-173 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    On A Government Claim
PC-F 118 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    On the Bum Again
PC-F 175 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    One More River for the Cross
PC-F 177 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    One More River to Cross
PC-F 176 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    One Wide River to Cross
PC-F 178 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Only a Tramp
PC-F 169 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Ossian's Serenade
PC-F 179 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Over in the Meadow
PC-F 180 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Paul Vernez's Ride
PC-F 97 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Potatoes They Are Small Over There
PC-F 182 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Psalm of Labor
PC-F 84 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Red River Valley, The
PC-F 98-100 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Regular Army O, The
PC-F 101 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Rocky Track
PC-F 102 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Root Hog or Die
PC-F 103 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Samuel Hall
PC-F 104 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Santa Ana
PC-F 105 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Shanty Boy's Alphabet, The
PC-F 106 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Shoot the Buffalo
PC-F 107-108 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Single Again
PC-F 148-149, 152 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Sioux Indians
PC-F 109-110 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Song of the Indian Maiden, The
PC-F 111-112 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Song of the Middle Border
PC-F 163 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Song of the States
PC-F 113 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Southwestern Hotel
PC-F 114 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Squaw Song, The
PC-F 115 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Streets of Laredo
PC-F 47 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Streets of Laredo
PC-F 122-125 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Sweet Betsy From Pike
PC-F 126-127 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Take Me Back to Old Montana
PC-F 174 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Texas Ranger
PC-F 147 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Trip Across the Plains
PC-F 131 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    The U.P.
PC-F 6 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Unfortunate Miss Bailey
PC-F 132 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Villikins and His Dinah (Parody)
PC-F 5 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Wabash Cannon Ball
PC-F 133-134 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Wabash Cannon Ball
PC-F 26, 84 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Walk Along John
PC-F 135 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Washington's Christmas Party
PC-F 136 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    We're All Here
PC-F 176 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    We'll Shoot the Buffalo
PC-F 107 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    When I Was Out in Denver
PC-F 6 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    When the Work Is Done This Fall
PC-F 137 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    White Rose of Miami
PC-F 138 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Wild Goose Nation
PC-F 139 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Collection Item Title
Page Number Collection Item Number
    Yankee Doodle
PC-F 136 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
    Yellow Rose of Texas
PC-F 140-143 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
  • Unidentified fragments of which the first line is:
      "If I was a young man I'd court none at all."
PC-F 4 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
      "A maid all alone in a poorhouse did dwell."
PC-F 5 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
      "They are going down the valley, the deep, dark valley."
PC-F 2 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33
      "They have laid them down to rest / In the grave so cold and hard."
PC-F 3 Folk Coll 4, No. 2, Vol. 33



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