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Elisabeth Greenleaf
Elisabeth Greenleaf, ca. 1930.

Greenleaf began collecting Newfoundland folksongs when she came to Newfoundland in the 1920s as a summer volunteer teacher for Dr. Wilfred Grenfell's Mission.

From Elisabeth Bristol Greenleaf, Ballads and Sea Songs of Newfoundland (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1933) 20.
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