The University of Texas at Austin
English and American Songs: "Davy Crockett and Pomper Smash"
Identifier: e_utfc_0507
Title: English and American Songs: "Davy Crockett and Pomper Smash"
Description: African-American song to tune of "Pompey Smash," voice without accompaniment, 6 stanzas. First line: "I'll tell you what a fight I had with Davy Crockett..."
City: Crockett
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1938
Creator: Jeffus, Lem (performer)
Contributor: Owens, William A. (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2X6a
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 1 minute, 55 seconds