Fair Lander

Title

Fair Lander

Digital Object

Alternate Titles

Fair Ellender
Lord Thomas and Fair Ellender
The Brown Girl

Performer

Wilson, Addina Palmore
Wilson, Effie

Date Recorded

1942-08-24

AFS Number

6720A

AFC Collection

AFC 1943/023

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

Discussion follows. Learned "from a boy in Monroe County who played it on a banjo."

Genre

ballad

Instrumentation

vocal
dulcimer

State

Kentucky

County

Cumberland

Town

Marrowbone

Citation

“Fair Lander,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed June 22, 2021, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/428.

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