The University of Texas at Austin
English and American Songs: "Young Johnnie"
Identifier: e_utfc_0508
Title: English and American Songs: "Young Johnnie"
Description: Ballad, variant of "The Sea Captain," related to Child No. 267, "The Heir of Linne"; Laws K36; voice without accompaniment, 13 stanzas. First line: "Young Johnnie came from Ireland..."
City: Fred
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1941
Creator: Dryden, Mrs. Lela (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: 2 minutes, 56 seconds