Oh Willie, Oh Willie (part 2)

Title

Oh Willie, Oh Willie (part 2)

Digital Object

Performer

Mullins, J.M.

Date Recorded

1937-10-23

AFS Number

1564B1

AFC Collection

AFC 1937/001

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

AFS card gives the date as 10/26, but Lomax announces 10/23
it also gives West Liberty as the site of the session, which is close but not totally accurate: Mullins was recorded on Lacy Creek, which at the time was part of Floress, Ky., several miles southwest of W.L. Lomax also notes that Jeems is playing a fretless banjo.

Genre

lyric song

Instrumentation

vocal
banjo

State

Kentucky

County

Morgan

Town

Lacy Creek
Floress

Citation

“Oh Willie, Oh Willie (part 2),” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed June 21, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/1104.

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