ALTERNATE TITLE: "The Trail to Mexico"
TRACK DURATION: 0:04:54
TRACK ID: 98671
ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1965.173
ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1965.173
AUDIO QUALITY: Good
SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape
J. Porter and H. Gower ('Jeannie Robertson', 1995, pp. 241-242) note that Jeannie Robertson learned this song from the singing of American folk singer Pete Seeger. It is a cowboy version of the similar 'Early, Early in the Spring'.
Greig-Duncan vol. 1, pp. 108-110, no. 51
'Cowboy Songs' (J. A. Lomax, 1938) pp. 52-56
'American Songbag' (C. Sandburg, 1927) pp. 285-286
'Ozark Folk Songs' vol. 3 (V. Randolph, 1949) pp. 333-337
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