Mother, the queen of my heart

  • July 28, 1941
  • Bar room ballad
  • Alfred learned these songs after one or two hearings from the men who would gather in the sreets of the village. The men took great pleasure in hearing him sing their songs, many of which Alfred was not to appreciate until many years after the spankings his mother administered.
  1. Audio

  2. Melody, lyrics and commentary

Details

Creator
Whitt, Alfred, b. 1926?
Date
  • July 28, 1941
Language
  • English
Collection
Description of Original
  • Sound recording
Subjects
Referenced by
  • Peters, Harry B. (editor). Folk Songs out of Wisconsin. Madison : State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1977, p. 258
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