Folksongs and Their Makers

Folksongs and Their Makers

Author: Henry Glassie

Publisher: Popular Press

ISBN: 0879720069

Page: 170

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... the American People ( Boston , 1909 ) , pp . 310-311 ; Songs That Never Grow Old ( London , New York , and Toronto , 1913 ) , p . 57 ; Thaddeus Gorecki , Song Book : Central High School of Philadelphia ( Philadelphia , 1925 ) , pp .

Three prominent folklorists wrote these essays in the 1970s about Dorrance Weir of upstate New York and his song "Take that Night Train to Selma," Joe Scott of Maine and his song "The Plain Golden Band," and Paul Hall of Newfoundland and "The Bachelor's Song."



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