Johnny Carroll's Camp
DESCRIPTION: Singer describes details of life in a lumber camp.
EARLIEST DATE: 1938 (recording, Bill McBride)
KEYWORDS: lumbering work logger nonballad
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Beck 13, "Johnny Carroll's Camp" (1 text)
Bill McBride, "Johnny Carroll's Camp" (AFS, 1938; on LC56)
cf. "The Lumber Camp Song" and references there
NOTES: There is an entire genre of songs describing life in a lumber camp and the characters to be found there; check the cross-references. - PJS
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