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Edition - Bod5466

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 416


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7648

Title: Bendigo champion of England. A new song on the great fight between Bendigo and Caunt

First Line: Ye ranting lads and sporting blades

Themes:  Prizefighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

2806 c.13(11)

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Edition - Bod6569

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: V1718

Title: The dandy Broadway swell

First Line: You talk ob dandy niggers, but you neber saw dis croon

Themes:  FashionsBlackface minstrelsy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V143

Title: Arab steed

First Line: Oh, bring me but my Arab steed

Themes:  Arab horse

Firth b.25(22)

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Harding B 11(785)

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Edition - Bod13672

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 3


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4164

Title: Ye mariners of England

First Line: Ye mariners of England

Authors:  Campbell, Thomas, 1777-1844

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13256

Title: Old Joe

First Line: Old Joe sat at de garden gate

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I was rambling down de street, down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Harding B 11(4341)

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Johnson Ballads 1681

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1681; The border and cut are coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 1682

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Johnson Ballads 1683

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Johnson Ballads 1684

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Johnson Ballads 1685

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Johnson d.1773(p. 144v)

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Edition - Bod13729

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1839 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late Russell,) Printers, 69, Digbeth (From 21, Moor Street,) Birmingham


1st 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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2816

Title: The rose of Ardee

First Line: When first to this country a stranger I came

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(483)

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Edition - Bod13885

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 22 Goulden Street, Oldham Road, Manchester

Series Identifier: 144


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8179

Title: Annie Laurie

First Line: Maxwelton braes are bonnie

Authors:  Scott, Alicia Anne, Lady John, 1810-1900

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

First Line: As I was walking down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 561

Title: Mary of the silvery tide

First Line: It is a fair young creature who dwelt by the sea side

Themes:  MurderLovers parted

Harding B 11(66)

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Edition - Bod9910

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Part of a sheet; see 2806 c.13(11). With the last three stanzas of another ballad, Bendigo champion of England

Series Identifier: 416


Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals

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

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Firth c.19(30)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19409

Imprint Names:  King, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King Birmingham, and sold by Mr. Green at his Music Stall near the Turnpike City Road London


Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo gals (American negro melody)

First Line: As I went lumb'rin' down de street

Performers:  Ethiopian serenaders

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 1414

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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 - Bod20477

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: M.A. Hodges, from Pitts, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse, 31, Dudley [Street] (late Monmouth Street) Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1095

Title: Highland Mary

First Line: Ye banks and braes, and screams [sic] around

Authors:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Themes:  Death

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 738

Title: Buffalo girls

First Line: As I went lumb'rin down de street

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1159

Title: Sandy boy

First Line: As I went down to shore

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

Johnson Ballads 517

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