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Woods and Water: Folksongs from Michigan History

The folk songs in this album preserve a direct link to the lives of lumbermen, ore haulers on the Great Lakes, and immigrant farmers in nineteenth-century Michigan. Listen as Duane Starcher performs the following titles: Michigan-I-A, The Bigler, The Little Brown Bulls, Red Iron Ore, Once More a-Lumbering Go, On Mee-shee-gan, Turner’s Camp on the Chippewa, The Beaver Island Boys, The Persian’s Crew, The Jam on Gerry’s Rock, and Jack Haggerty and His Flat River Girl.

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