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Thomas Gibbs Ballads and Story

Folk ballads and stories, ca. 1914

Manuscript Collection  443
 


Contents:  1 item.

"When I Started A Courting," "The Old Fox," "Missouri Girls," "Southern Soldiers," and two untitled songs (words only) handwritten by Thomas Gibbs, Whiterock Church, Farmington, Arkansas.  Also story of 1836 frontier life as told by Gibbs's great-grandmother.

Donated by Robert B. Cochran through Barbara K. Meyer, June 1982.
 
Processed by Nan Lawler, August 1988.
 



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