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Niles Singing Soldiers, 1927

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

Contains a series of excerpts from John J. Niles, ‘Singing Soldiers’, (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1927). This includes the front matter and the songs ‘Going Home’, ‘Whale Song’, ‘Crap-Shootin’ Charley’, ‘Diggin’’, ‘Lordy Turn You Face’, Good-bye, Tennessee’, ‘I Don’t Want Anymore France’, ‘For I’se Weary’, ‘Scratch’, ‘We Wish the Same to You’, ‘Ghost Song’, ‘Jail House’, ‘Roll, Jordan , Roll’, ‘Clean Clothes Song’, ‘Destroyer Song’, ‘Georgia’.


  • Creation: 1927

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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