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Title Songs of the great American West / compiled and edited by Irwin Silber ; music annotated, edited and arr. by Earl Robinson.
Imprint New York : Macmillan, 1967.

Subject Ballads, English -- West (U.S.)
Folk songs, English -- West (U.S.)
Ballads, English -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism.
Folk songs, English -- West (U.S.) -- History and criticism.
Alt Name Silber, Irwin, 1925-2010.
Description xvi, 334 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Note In part for voice and piano; in part unacc.; with guitar symbols.
Contents The race to California -- Ho! for California -- Sacramento -- Sweet Betsy from Pike -- Joe Bowers -- Crossing the plains -- Coming around the horn -- We'll give 'em Jessie -- Sioux Indians -- A la ru -- Song of happiness -- The Pacific railroad -- Remember the Alamo! -- Green grow the lilacs -- Santy Anno -- The maid of Monterey -- Buena Vista -- Mustang grey -- Clarín de Campaña -- El tecolote -- Come, come, ye saints -- Sea gulls and crickets -- The Mountain Meadows Massacre -- The handcart song -- Brigham Young -- Echo Canyon -- The days of forty-nine -- The good old days of '50, '1, and '2 -- When I went off to prospect -- Life in California -- Seeing the elephant -- I often think of writing home -- California as it is -- The lousy miner -- Poker Jim -- Hangtown girls -- Humbug steamship companies -- California stage company -- We are all a-panning -- Corrido de Joaquin Murieta -- Twelve hundred more -- Root hog, or die --
I'm off to Boise City -- The dreary black hills -- The old settler's song -- I ride an old paint -- The old Chisholm trail -- The buffalo skinners -- Git along, little dogies -- Cowboy's gettin'-up holler -- Good-bye Old Paint -- Corrido de Kansas -- Doney gal -- The trail to Mexico -- Cowboy's life is a dreary, dreary life -- The gal I left behind -- Utah carroll -- Bury me not on the lone prairie -- Spanish is the loving tongue -- Little Joe, the wrangler -- The homestead of the free -- Uncle Sam's farm -- The little old sod shanty on my claim -- Western home -- The Lane County bachelor -- Kansas boys -- The Wyoming nester -- Dakota land -- The Kansas fool -- The farmer is the man -- The hayseed -- The independent man -- The people's jubilee -- Jessie James -- Sam Bass -- Billy the kid -- The zebra dun -- El toro moro -- Corrido de Heraclio Bernal --
Custer's last charge -- Roy Bean -- The streets of Laredo -- Tying knots in the devil's tail -- The big rock candy mountain -- The Ludlow Massacre -- The preacher and the slave -- The commonwealth of toil -- Too ree ama -- The frozen logger -- Fifty thousand lumberjacks -- When the ice worms nest again -- Roll on, Columbia.
OCLC # 1268417

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