Old Mr. Moore

Title

Old Mr. Moore

Digital Object

Performer

Garrison, Lucy Nicholson

Date Recorded

1937-10-12

AFS Number

1504A2

AFC Collection

AFC 1937/001

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

Ms. Garrison sings the opening lines and whistles the tune. The AFS card gives the location as Laurel County, but Lomax announces on 1503B1 that Nicholson's home in Providence is in Clay Co. on the edge of Laurel.

Genre

lyric song
fiddle tune

Instrumentation

vocal

State

Kentucky

County

Laurel

Town

Providence

Citation

“Old Mr. Moore,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed June 15, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/853.

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