Blue Mountain

DESCRIPTION: "My home it was in Texas, My past you must not know.... Blue Mountain, you're azure deep... Blue Mountain with a horsehead on your side, You've won my love to keep." Moments in the life of a cowboy: Drinking, wandering, wishing for mother
AUTHOR: F. W. Keller
EARLIEST DATE: 1947 (Collected by Fife/Fife)
KEYWORDS: cowboy work travel drink commerce moniker
REFERENCES (3 citations):
Fife/Fife-CowboyAndWesternSongs 88, "Blue Mountain" (1 text, 1 tune)
Cohen-AmericanFolkSongsARegionalEncyclopedia2, pp. 605-606 "Blue Mountain" (1 text)

Roud #10861
Art Thieme, "Blue Mountain" (on Thieme01)
File: FCW088

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