“Dans Les Chantiers (The Winter Camp)”


French: A complaint about life in a lumber camp -- Hard work in cold snowy weather, a bed on the icy ground, coupled with slow and insufficient pay. Finally the logger goes home to a happy reunion. He vows never to return to the lumber camp

Cross references


  1. Fowke/Johnston, pp. 70-71, "Dans Les Chantiers (The Winter Camp)" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Fowke/MacMillan 23, "Dans Les Chantiers" (1 English and 1 French text,, 1 tune)
  3. BI, FJ070


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1865
Found in: Canada(Que)