• Little brown bulls

    Dyer, Harry G. , b. 1864? (Creator) et al

    Lumberjack Recitation of poem and conversation about log skidding. He places contest on Black River.

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  • Rolling the Logs; French Dialect Story

    Spoken by Peter H. Plante, National Folk Festival, Chicago, May 27, 1937.

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  • Chicago gambler

    Brown, Noble B. , b. 1885? (Creator) et al

    Lumberjack Mr. Brown learned this song when he was a small boy. He thinks he learned it in the lumber camps.

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  • Jam on Gerry's rock

    Noyer, Emery De , b. 1878? (Creator) et al

    Lumberjack Mr. De Noyer is blind and has only one arm. All his life he has been a lumber camp entertainer.

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  • Crazy song

    Brown, Noble B. , b. 1885? (Creator) et al

    Lumberjack Mr. Brown learned this song in the lumber camps as a boy. The tune is a stock lumberjack tune (re: Little brown bulls).

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  • Dinner Horn Solo

    Played on the lumber-camp dinner horn, with spoken introduction, by Sven “Shantyman” Svenson (Otto Rindlisbacher, of the Wisconsin Lumberjacks), National Folk Festival, Chicago, May 27, 1937.

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  • Manson's crew

    Taplin, Bert , b. 1854? (Creator) et al

    Lumberjack This song was written by Taplin at about age 40 (1894). Mr. Taplin has fine pictures of lumber camp crews (on location) in the event that one would wish to copy them.

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  • Interview with Ray Calkins

    Interview and musical performance by musician Ray Calkins, formerly of the Wisconsin Lumberjacks group, recorded at his home in Chetek, Wisconsin. Song titles include When you and I were young, Maggie…

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  • Sockery's cat

    Robinson, Charles , b. 1865? (Creator) et al

    A recitative of the type which was sometimes used in lumber camp entertainment. Biog: Former lumberjack. Taught school when the German settlers first came after the Civil War. There is a series of Soc…

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