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New York Folklore Quarterly, Vol. XVII, No. 1, Spring 1961

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NEW YORK FOLKLORE QUARTERLY
Vol. XXVII, No. 1, Spring 1961

CONTENTS

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President’s Page

2

CIVIL WAR LORE


The Domine

Donald J. Sawyer
3

A High Old Time in Albany

Kenneth Scott
6

A Civil War Sampler

B. A. Botkin
10

The Saga of Benjy Levy

Moritz A. Jagendorf
14

Lookout in the Catskills

Norman Studer
17

Teresa Sickles’ Dreams

James J. Flynn
21

Elmira and the Underground Railroad

Barbara K. Walker
23

Two Tales from the Hudson Valley

Pauline Hommell
32

Women in Blue and Gray

Charles A. Huguenin
36

Harold Frederic’s Use of British and Irish Folklore

Robert H. Woodward
51

Canal Diary

David Winslow
56

A Farce on Erie Water

Lionel D. Wyld
59

The Hook and Eye People of Northern New York

Mary Alice Conners
63

DEPARTMENTS
Upstate, Downstate


B. A. Botkin and W. G. Tyrrell
69

Editor’s Bookshelf

78

Contributors

80




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