John Henry's Burial
Composer: Robert Hunter / Phil Lesh

Robert Hunter explains the background to this song in the notes accompanying the song lyrics in A Box of Rain: Lyrics 1965-1993:
This lyric was written for a sixth grade production of the story of John Henry. Phil Lesh set it to music and performed it at the school show, accompanied by Pete Sears on piano.

There are no officially released recordings of the song.