Last of Callahan
Stepp, William Hamilton (W.H.)
AFC Catalog Record
Stepp, who Lomax misidentified in announcements and notes as "W.M. Stepp," was known locally as "Fiddler Bill." He lived in nearby Lakeville.
Is Referenced by
Wilgus, D.K. “The Hanged Fiddler Legend in Anglo-American Tradition.” Folklore on Two Continents: Essays in honor of Linda Degh. Edited by Nikolai Burlakoff and Carl Lindhal. Trickster Press, 1980. pp. 120-138.(Collection includes several versions of one of this story / tune motif.)
“Callahan,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed September 28, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/1116.