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Edition - Bod5091

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  2806 c.13(20) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 441


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers, old and young, and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Barney Brallaghan's courtship

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

Harding B 11(2267)

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Edition - Bod6845

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: J. Paul and Co., Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 17439

Title: Our ancestors were Englishmen

First Line: My ancestors were Englishmen, an Englishman am I

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers, old and young, and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.26(119)

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Harding B 11(2876)

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Johnson Ballads 677

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Edition - Bod2097

Imprint Names:  Dalton, W.Walker, W.R.Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  YorkNewcastleCarlisle

Date  c.1860

Imprint: W.R. Walker, Printer, Royal Arcade, Newcastle. [and] Sold by B. Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Wm Dalton, York

Series Identifier: 18


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4597

Title: My Nannie, O!

First Line: Behind yon hill where Lugar flows

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Miss Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(2569)

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Edition - Bod2906

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth b.28(30c).


Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 15(179a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3761

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4717

Title: Ma Molly Astore

First Line: As down on Banna's banks I strayed

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.28(30c)

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Edition - Bod12182

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(1993) is another impression, with a different imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21395

Title: Kind relations

First Line: We all have our share of the ups and the downs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: I was born in Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1991)

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Edition - Bod12202

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London

Notes:  Harding B 11(1991) is another impression, but with a different imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21395

Title: Kind relations

First Line: We all have our share of the ups and the downs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: I was born in Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(1993)

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Edition - Bod12388

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers old and young and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4717

Title: Ma Molly astore

First Line: As down on Banna's banks I strayed

Harding B 11(2266)

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Edition - Bod12519

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson & Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers Moor street, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Miss Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers old and young

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8099

Title: Write to Bell's Life

First Line: If you read the Sunday papers down the correspondents' page

Tune: Dicky birds

Themes:  NewspapersBell's life in London, and Sporting Chronicle

Harding B 11(2443)

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Edition - Bod8078

Imprint Names:  Morgan, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: J. Morgan, Printer, 46, Brick Lane, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6103

Title: The cottage

First Line: Come all you rakish bachelors, and listen to my tale

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: I was born in Alabama

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth b.34(71)

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Edition - Bod18000

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The illustration is from the Davison catalogue, No. 867.


Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 26(402)

Notes:  Slip


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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

Johnson Ballads 2711


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Johnson Ballads 2712


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Edition - Bod20840

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(2267) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 441


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21831

Title: Lucy Neal

First Line: Come all you niggers old and young, and listen to my song

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 9592

Title: Barney Brallaghan's courtship

First Line: 'Twas on a windy night

2806 c.13(20)

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2806 c.15(273)

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