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The American songbag, Carl Sandburg

Label
The American songbag
Title
The American songbag
Statement of responsibility
Carl Sandburg
Creator
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Melodies and lyrics of American songs, folk-songs, and ballads; many include accompaniment arranged for piano
Cataloging source
DLC
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1878-1967
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Sandburg, Carl
Dewey number
811
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
score
LC call number
  • M1629.S213
  • PS3537.A618
LC item number
  • A5
  • A4
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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Staff notation
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2
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  • singer
  • piano
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs, English
  • Ballads, English
  • Folk songs, English
  • Folk music
  • Songs with piano
  • Popular music
Label
The American songbag, Carl Sandburg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
For voice and piano
Bibliography note
"An American bookshelf of song": pages xii-xiii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Careless love
  • The John B. sails
  • John Henry
  • Midnight Special
  • Alice B.
  • Po' boy
  • The ould sod. As I was walkin' down Wexford Street
  • Sh-ta-ra-dah-dey
  • (Irish lullaby)
  • She said the same to me
  • Contents: Dramas and portraits. 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
  • Minstrel songs. I wish I was single again
  • Walky-talky Jenny
  • Hayseed
  • Good-by Liza Jane
  • Wizard Oil
  • Tarnished love tales or Colonial and Revolutionary antiques. Barbra Allen
  • Boll weevil song
  • The frozen girl
  • Pretty Polly
  • Common Bill
  • Little Scotch-ee
  • The house carpenter
  • A pretty fair maid
  • Lord Lovel
  • The Quaker's wooing
  • The maid freed from the gallows
  • Frankie and her man. Frankie and Albert
  • Moanish lady!
  • Frankie and Johnny
  • Frankie blues
  • Josie
  • Sadie
  • Pioneer memories. The little old sod shanty
  • Where o where is old Elijah?
  • Turkey in the straw
  • Who will shoe your pretty little foot?
  • The true lover's farewell
  • Fair Annie of Lochyran
  • I ride an old Paint
  • Ten thousand miles away
  • Old gray mare
  • The drunkard's doom
  • What was your name in the states?
  • Sweet Betsy from Pike
  • California
  • The banks of Sacramento
  • Money
  • The monkey's wedding
  • Rosie Nell
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • Chicken reel
  • Hanging out the linen clothes
  • Down, Down Derry Down
  • The Lane County bachelor
  • Waillie, waillie!
  • Dis mornin', dis evenin', so soon
  • Oh, bury me not on the lone prairie
  • One morning in May
  • The troubled soldier
  • Post-rail song
  • Hammer man
  • Love somebody, yes I do
  • Ain't gonna rain
  • Kentucky moonshiner
  • Mister Frog went a-courting
  • Kind Miss
  • Goin' down to town
  • Contents : Kentucky blazing star. Sourwood Mountain
  • The ship that never returned
  • Down in the valley
  • I dreamed last night of my true love
  • Drivin' steel
  • The Lincolns and the Hankses. The Missouri harmony
  • Windsor
  • Greenfields
  • Worthington
  • Highbridge
  • Legacy
  • The lover's lament
  • Brown Girl or Fair Eleanor
  • Hey Betty Martin
  • Old brass wagon
  • Cuckoo waltz
  • Weevily wheat
  • El-a-noy
  • Hoosen Johnny
  • My pretty little Pink
  • Lincoln and liberty
  • Old Abe Lincoln came out of the wilderness
  • Hello, girls
  • Great Lakes and Erie Canal. The Erie Canal
  • Bigerlow
  • Red iron ore
  • Raging canawl
  • The E-ri-e
  • Hobo songs. Shovellin' iron ore
  • Hallelujah, I'm a bum!
  • Tramp, tramp, tramp, keep on a-tramping
  • The dying hogger
  • Wanderin'
  • Kansas boys
  • A.R.U.
  • We are four bums
  • The big brutal city. The poor working girl
  • Roll the chariot
  • Brady
  • On to the morgue
  • It's the syme the whole world over
  • In the days of old Rameses
  • The good boy
  • Willy the weeper
  • Red River Valley
  • Cocaine Lil
  • She promised she'd meet me
  • No more booze
  • (Fireman save my child)
  • Lydia Pinkham
  • Prison and jail songs. Bird in a cage
  • Yonder comes the high sheriff
  • Portland County Jail
  • Moonlight
  • Midnight Special
  • Liza Jane
  • Seven long years in state prison
  • When I was young and foolish
  • Been in the pen so long
  • The preacher and the slave
  • Blues, mellows, ballets. Levee moan
  • Those gambler's blues
  • Got dem blues
  • De blues ain' nothin'
  • When a woman blue
  • Coo-coo
  • Mountain top
  • (Peacock song)
  • Great Gawd, I'm feelin' bad
  • 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
  • Negro reel
  • Ballet of de boll weevil
  • De Titanic
  • The tenderfoot (p.274)
  • Little Ah Sid
  • The Kinkaiders
  • Dakota land
  • The farmer
  • Rabble soldier
  • The trail to Mexico
  • Mexican border songs. La cucaracha
  • (Mexican cockroach song)
  • Mañanitas
  • Contents : The great wide open spaces. When the curtains of night are pinned back
  • (De Jalisco)
  • Lo que digo
  • El abandonado
  • Cielito Lindo
  • Adelita
  • Versos de Montalgo
  • Soutnern mountains. Way up on Clinch Mountain
  • Liza in the summer time
  • (She died on the train)
  • Coon can
  • When the work's all done this fall
  • (Poor boy)
  • Gypsy Davy
  • Roving gambler
  • Yonder comes my pretty little girl
  • The gamboling man
  • 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
  • As I walked out in the streets of Laredo
  • Fond affection
  • Go bring me back my blue-eyed boy
  • London City
  • The midnight train
  • I don't like no railroad man
  • Picnic and hayrack follies, close harmony, and darn fool ditties. Sucking cider through a straw
  • Did you ever, ever, ever?
  • I was born almost ten thousand years ago
  • Go get the ax
  • Abalone
  • The dreary Black Hills
  • 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 boy he had an auger
  • Abdul, the Bulbul Ameer
  • Greens
  • The Lone Star Trail
  • Animal fair
  • Calliope
  • Si Hubbard
  • Railroad and work gangs. 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
  • Cap'n I believe
  • Jay Gould's daughter and On the Charlie so long
  • Whoopee ti yi yo, git along little doggies
  • 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
  • My Lulu
  • The wind it blew up the railroad track
  • The buffalo skinners
  • Hog-eye
  • My sister she works in a laundry
  • I found a horse shoe
  • Railroad Bill
  • Hangman
  • Timber
  • Poor lonesome cowboy
  • Blow the man down
  • The dead horse
  • Heave away
  • The wide Mizzoura
  • I catch-a da plenty of feesh
  • The hog-eye man
  • Leave her, bullies, leave her
  • Across the western ocean
  • Bandit biographies. Jim Fisk
  • Jesse James
  • Contents : Lumberjacks, loggers, shanty-boys. James Whaland
  • Sam Bass
  • Five wars. The hunters of Kentucky or Half horse and half alligator
  • Jackson
  • Poor Kitty Popcorn
  • There was an old soldier
  • A Filipino 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
  • Hinky dinky, parlee-voo
  • The shanty-man's life
  • Where they were
  • The hearse song
  • Lovely people. Man goin' roun'
  • All night long
  • Zek'l weep
  • I know moonlight
  • Blind man lay beside the way
  • By'm by
  • Go to sleepy
  • Jungle mammy song
  • Flat River girl
  • Ten thousand miles away from home
  • My old hammah
  • Chahcoal man
  • The weaver
  • The 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
  • Road to heaven. Jesus, won't you come by'm-by?
  • The mjm on Gerry's Rock
  • Dese bones gwine to rise again
  • Two white horses
  • Way over in the new buryin' groun'
  • Mary wore three links of chain
  • Pharaoh's army got drownded
  • Good-bye, Brother
  • 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
  • Driving saw-logs on the Plover
  • Standin' on the walls of Zion
  • A hundred years ago
  • You got to cross it foh yohself
  • I got a letter from Jesus
  • Ezekiel, you and me
  • Morrissey and the Russian sailor
  • Mule skinner's song
  • Sailorman. Whisky Johnny
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 495 p.
Lccn
28000681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • 2606779
  • (OCoLC)05354945
  • (OCoLC)ocm05354945
  • 1422795
  • 2606779
Label
The American songbag, Carl Sandburg
Publication
Copyright
Note
For voice and piano
Bibliography note
"An American bookshelf of song": pages xii-xiii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Careless love
  • The John B. sails
  • John Henry
  • Midnight Special
  • Alice B.
  • Po' boy
  • The ould sod. As I was walkin' down Wexford Street
  • Sh-ta-ra-dah-dey
  • (Irish lullaby)
  • She said the same to me
  • Contents: Dramas and portraits. 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
  • Minstrel songs. I wish I was single again
  • Walky-talky Jenny
  • Hayseed
  • Good-by Liza Jane
  • Wizard Oil
  • Tarnished love tales or Colonial and Revolutionary antiques. Barbra Allen
  • Boll weevil song
  • The frozen girl
  • Pretty Polly
  • Common Bill
  • Little Scotch-ee
  • The house carpenter
  • A pretty fair maid
  • Lord Lovel
  • The Quaker's wooing
  • The maid freed from the gallows
  • Frankie and her man. Frankie and Albert
  • Moanish lady!
  • Frankie and Johnny
  • Frankie blues
  • Josie
  • Sadie
  • Pioneer memories. The little old sod shanty
  • Where o where is old Elijah?
  • Turkey in the straw
  • Who will shoe your pretty little foot?
  • The true lover's farewell
  • Fair Annie of Lochyran
  • I ride an old Paint
  • Ten thousand miles away
  • Old gray mare
  • The drunkard's doom
  • What was your name in the states?
  • Sweet Betsy from Pike
  • California
  • The banks of Sacramento
  • Money
  • The monkey's wedding
  • Rosie Nell
  • Foggy, foggy dew
  • Chicken reel
  • Hanging out the linen clothes
  • Down, Down Derry Down
  • The Lane County bachelor
  • Waillie, waillie!
  • Dis mornin', dis evenin', so soon
  • Oh, bury me not on the lone prairie
  • One morning in May
  • The troubled soldier
  • Post-rail song
  • Hammer man
  • Love somebody, yes I do
  • Ain't gonna rain
  • Kentucky moonshiner
  • Mister Frog went a-courting
  • Kind Miss
  • Goin' down to town
  • Contents : Kentucky blazing star. Sourwood Mountain
  • The ship that never returned
  • Down in the valley
  • I dreamed last night of my true love
  • Drivin' steel
  • The Lincolns and the Hankses. The Missouri harmony
  • Windsor
  • Greenfields
  • Worthington
  • Highbridge
  • Legacy
  • The lover's lament
  • Brown Girl or Fair Eleanor
  • Hey Betty Martin
  • Old brass wagon
  • Cuckoo waltz
  • Weevily wheat
  • El-a-noy
  • Hoosen Johnny
  • My pretty little Pink
  • Lincoln and liberty
  • Old Abe Lincoln came out of the wilderness
  • Hello, girls
  • Great Lakes and Erie Canal. The Erie Canal
  • Bigerlow
  • Red iron ore
  • Raging canawl
  • The E-ri-e
  • Hobo songs. Shovellin' iron ore
  • Hallelujah, I'm a bum!
  • Tramp, tramp, tramp, keep on a-tramping
  • The dying hogger
  • Wanderin'
  • Kansas boys
  • A.R.U.
  • We are four bums
  • The big brutal city. The poor working girl
  • Roll the chariot
  • Brady
  • On to the morgue
  • It's the syme the whole world over
  • In the days of old Rameses
  • The good boy
  • Willy the weeper
  • Red River Valley
  • Cocaine Lil
  • She promised she'd meet me
  • No more booze
  • (Fireman save my child)
  • Lydia Pinkham
  • Prison and jail songs. Bird in a cage
  • Yonder comes the high sheriff
  • Portland County Jail
  • Moonlight
  • Midnight Special
  • Liza Jane
  • Seven long years in state prison
  • When I was young and foolish
  • Been in the pen so long
  • The preacher and the slave
  • Blues, mellows, ballets. Levee moan
  • Those gambler's blues
  • Got dem blues
  • De blues ain' nothin'
  • When a woman blue
  • Coo-coo
  • Mountain top
  • (Peacock song)
  • Great Gawd, I'm feelin' bad
  • 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
  • Negro reel
  • Ballet of de boll weevil
  • De Titanic
  • The tenderfoot (p.274)
  • Little Ah Sid
  • The Kinkaiders
  • Dakota land
  • The farmer
  • Rabble soldier
  • The trail to Mexico
  • Mexican border songs. La cucaracha
  • (Mexican cockroach song)
  • Mañanitas
  • Contents : The great wide open spaces. When the curtains of night are pinned back
  • (De Jalisco)
  • Lo que digo
  • El abandonado
  • Cielito Lindo
  • Adelita
  • Versos de Montalgo
  • Soutnern mountains. Way up on Clinch Mountain
  • Liza in the summer time
  • (She died on the train)
  • Coon can
  • When the work's all done this fall
  • (Poor boy)
  • Gypsy Davy
  • Roving gambler
  • Yonder comes my pretty little girl
  • The gamboling man
  • 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
  • As I walked out in the streets of Laredo
  • Fond affection
  • Go bring me back my blue-eyed boy
  • London City
  • The midnight train
  • I don't like no railroad man
  • Picnic and hayrack follies, close harmony, and darn fool ditties. Sucking cider through a straw
  • Did you ever, ever, ever?
  • I was born almost ten thousand years ago
  • Go get the ax
  • Abalone
  • The dreary Black Hills
  • 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 boy he had an auger
  • Abdul, the Bulbul Ameer
  • Greens
  • The Lone Star Trail
  • Animal fair
  • Calliope
  • Si Hubbard
  • Railroad and work gangs. 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
  • Cap'n I believe
  • Jay Gould's daughter and On the Charlie so long
  • Whoopee ti yi yo, git along little doggies
  • 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
  • My Lulu
  • The wind it blew up the railroad track
  • The buffalo skinners
  • Hog-eye
  • My sister she works in a laundry
  • I found a horse shoe
  • Railroad Bill
  • Hangman
  • Timber
  • Poor lonesome cowboy
  • Blow the man down
  • The dead horse
  • Heave away
  • The wide Mizzoura
  • I catch-a da plenty of feesh
  • The hog-eye man
  • Leave her, bullies, leave her
  • Across the western ocean
  • Bandit biographies. Jim Fisk
  • Jesse James
  • Contents : Lumberjacks, loggers, shanty-boys. James Whaland
  • Sam Bass
  • Five wars. The hunters of Kentucky or Half horse and half alligator
  • Jackson
  • Poor Kitty Popcorn
  • There was an old soldier
  • A Filipino 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
  • Hinky dinky, parlee-voo
  • The shanty-man's life
  • Where they were
  • The hearse song
  • Lovely people. Man goin' roun'
  • All night long
  • Zek'l weep
  • I know moonlight
  • Blind man lay beside the way
  • By'm by
  • Go to sleepy
  • Jungle mammy song
  • Flat River girl
  • Ten thousand miles away from home
  • My old hammah
  • Chahcoal man
  • The weaver
  • The 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
  • Road to heaven. Jesus, won't you come by'm-by?
  • The mjm on Gerry's Rock
  • Dese bones gwine to rise again
  • Two white horses
  • Way over in the new buryin' groun'
  • Mary wore three links of chain
  • Pharaoh's army got drownded
  • Good-bye, Brother
  • 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
  • Driving saw-logs on the Plover
  • Standin' on the walls of Zion
  • A hundred years ago
  • You got to cross it foh yohself
  • I got a letter from Jesus
  • Ezekiel, you and me
  • Morrissey and the Russian sailor
  • Mule skinner's song
  • Sailorman. Whisky Johnny
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 495 p.
Lccn
28000681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • 2606779
  • (OCoLC)05354945
  • (OCoLC)ocm05354945
  • 1422795
  • 2606779
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