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Son oh Son_p1_blue ledger no1.jpg
This is the hand-transcribed text of the song, "Son oh Son oh What's the Matter? Will Weaver-O." This version of the song is attributed to Mrs. Walter Phillips, 1967.

Riddles_Ballad Book 9.jpg
These are hand-transcribed riddles with the answers written after the riddle.

Pretty Peggy O_BB1.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed text of one version of the song, "Pretty Peggy-O."

Omie Wise_p1_blue ledger no1.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed version of several lines of the ballad, "Omie Wise." A note on the reverse attributes this version to Mrs. Walter Phillips and gives the date 1967.

Map of Toe River Section_cropped.jpg
This is a xerox of a hand-drawn map titled, "Map of Toe River Section where Frankie and Charlie Lived and Died," referring to Frankie and Charlie Silver.

Mae Phillips_p1_blue ledger no1.jpg

Little Mohee_p1_blue ledger no2.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed version of the ballad, "The Little Mohee." A note on the second page attributes this version to Mrs. Lou Brookshire and says she learned it from her mother who learned it from her mother.

Little Mohee_p1_blue ledger no1.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed version of the ballad, "The Little Mohee." A note on the second page attributes this version to Mrs. Lou Brookshire with the date March 1968.

Janette Carter letter.jpg
This is a handwritten letter dated May 30, 1981 from Janette Carter to Bobby McMillon and Autumn McMillon discussing arrangements for a performance, including pay and lodging for Bobby McMillon.

I Used to Wear My Aprons Low_LSB.jpg
This is a hand-transcribed version of the song, "I Used to Wear My Aprons Low."
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