The University of Texas at Austin
Anglo-American Songs: "Lonesome Valley"; "Jealous Lover"; "Pearl Bryon"; "Rosilla"
Identifier: e_utfc_0441
Title: Anglo-American Songs: "Lonesome Valley"; "Jealous Lover"; "Pearl Bryon"; "Rosilla"
Description: Variant of a murder ballad. Female voice without accompaniment. First line: "Lood down that lonesome valley wher the violets bloom and fade..."
City: Brown's Cove
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Creator: McAllister, Maybird (performer)
Contributor: Foss, George (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X5a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 1 minute, 56 seconds