On the Banks of the Old Mohawk

DESCRIPTION: "It's all about my sweetiest Julia, And she looked just as natural as she lie. They buried her deep... On the banks of the old Mohawk." The singer recalls the time they spent by the river. She was sewing when she became sick and died.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1946 (Peters)
KEYWORDS: death separation wife
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Peters, pp. 123-124, "On the Banks of the Old Mohawk" (1 short text, 1 tune)
Roud #15667
File: Pet123

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