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Ballads, English

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Fannie Hardy Eckstorm Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0158
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence, writings, speeches and research files of Fannie Hardy Eckstorm. Eckstorm's journals, notebooks and research material on ballads, Indian languages and legends and Indian place names in Maine are also included.

Dates: 1865-1946

James Campbell, interviewed by John F. Myers

 Series
Abstract

1196 James Campbell, (1877-1981), interviewed by John Myers, May 11, 1978, Brewer, Maine. 7 pp. Tape: 1 1/2 hrs. w/ brief cat. Campbell talks about his emigration from Prince Edward Island to Brewer in 1923; Maine and his life there and here; also sings four songs. Topics include: working in a brickyard; raising cattle; farming; working on the railroad; and lobster fishing. Text: brief catalog. Recording: T 1255 - T 1256, CD 0963 - CD 0965 1 1/2 hours.

Dates: 1978

NA 3746, text, Box 6 of 20, 1940-1980

 Item — Text NA 3746
Abstract Series II. Box 6. Research and Topical. Sandy Ives paper relational database of topical reference cards containing partial citations and call numbers for specific publications discussing traditional English dance, ballads, and folk music. Style cards contain quotes about styles and forms of folk music referenced to the volume citations in the first section of cards. Other subjects include notes on Origin, Motif, Minstrels, Border Ballads, Broadsides, Collectors, Folklore, Cowboy Songs, Sea...
Dates: 1940-1980

NA 3746, text, Box 7 of 20, 1940-1980

 Item — Text NA 3746
Abstract

Series II. Box 7. Ballad and Song. Lyrics and song patterns. Sheets to record music. Research into Benjamin Deane including a sketch of the Deane family cemetery lot. Research into the Callaghan murder in Charlottetown, PEI in 1886, includes copies of newspaper articles about the murder. Research into Fogan MacAleer. Materials date from 1886-1960s. Text: typed and handwritten, 826 pp. NA3746_MF027_Ives_Collection_Box07of20_Series_II_Ballad_and_Song_Files_A_L

Dates: 1940-1980

NA 3746, text, Box 10 of 20, 1960-1970

 Item — Text NA 3746
Abstract

Series III. Box 10. Teaching Materials. Lecture notes and syllabi, course descriptions, clippings, and off-prints. Lyrics to folksongs used for class demonstrations. Music sheets with examples of the musical form for ballads and folksongs. Student papers. Materials date from 1960s-1970s. Text: typed and handwritten, 848 pp. NA3746_MF027_Ives_Collection_Box10of20_Series_III_Teaching_Materials

Dates: 1960-1970

NA 3746, text, Box 26 of 30, 1961-2002

 Item — Text NA 3746
Abstract

Series VI. Box 26. Home Papers. Wilmot MacDonald Research. Photographs of Wilmont MacDonald. Correspondence between MacDonald and Ives. Clippings. Notes on MacDonald performing at the Miramichi Folksong Festival. Text: typed and handwritten, 302 pp. Date: 1961-2002. NA3746_MF027_Ives_Collection_Box26of30_Series_VI_Home_Papers_Wilmont_MacDonald_Research

Dates: 1961-2002