Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lyrics Collection,ca. 1935

Descriptive Summary

Title
Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lyrics Collection,ca. 1935
Creator
Lunsford, Bascom Lamar
Extent
.2 lin. ft.
Subjects
Music, folk -- Lyrics
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These are photocopies of lyrics of approximately ninety of the 300 folk songs recorded by Bascom Lamar Lunsford for Columbia University in 1935.
The manuscript volume of lyrics was prepared by Lunsford's daughter, Nell Lunsford Greenwald. Lyrics are accompanied by brief remarks or origins of songs. A table of contents is also present.