jesse - 'busker4freedom' - slokum plays guitar in front of woody guthrie statue in okemah, ok park, july 2001

Yours Truly, Busker4 FREEDOM Pays Tribute to a legendary folk artist

jesse - 'busker4freedom' - slokum plays guitar nrxt to woody guthrie mural on a wall in okemah, ok park, july 2001

Here's a huge mural depicting Okemah and Woody, You'll find an account of two visits and more fotos HERE

The Great Historical BUM

Is Woody Guthrie's own version
of the Traditional epic known as the BRAGGING SONG

You will find the traditional portion of the lyric with verses that Woody made up offset with margin to the right...alternating with the older version...clever set-up...Woody Guthrie .org has Woody's lyrics filed under the title Biggest Thing That Man Has Ever Done Here's a version of the original I WAS BORN ABOUT TEN THOUSAND YEARS AGO

Here are two sites dedicated to the legendary folk artist

(Each has its own strength!)