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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7448

Titles:
Jim Brown

First Lines:
Oh! I am a science nigger and my name is Jim Brown
I am a man of genius, my name is Jim Brown
I am a man of genius, and my name it is Jim Brown
I am a man of genus [sic]
I am a man of genius and my name it is Jim Brown
I am a man of genus [sic], and my name [is Jim] Brown
I am a siance nigga, my name is Jim Brown

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy

Edition - Bod20138

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7448

Title: Jim Brown

First Line: I am a siance nigga, my name is Jim Brown

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 488

Title: Jenny, get your hoe-cake done

First Line: I left ole Virginny one very fine day

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 11769

Title: Long time ago

First Line: As I was gwoin down Shinbone alley

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V1946

Title: I'm going ober de mountains

First Line: Down in ole Virginny break

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: Life on the ocean wave

First Line: A life on the ocean wave, a home on the rolling deep

Authors:  Serjeant, E.

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

6th Ballad

Title: It will nebber do to gib it up so, nigger boy

First Line: When I was broken from de shell

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I went lumb'ring down de street, down de street, down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: I was born in Alabama, my massa's name was Deal

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

9th Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by the shore

First Line: I'm gwan, 'I gwan to see my lubly Dina

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

10th Ballad - Roud Number: 11767

Title: Clar de kitchen

First Line: In ole Kentuck in de afternoon

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

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