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Edition - Bod2440

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned's ghost

First Line: You've heard of a nigger, they call'd Uncle Ned

Themes:  African Americans

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V303

Title: The Caledonian maid

First Line: Oh, say ye virgins, have you seen

Subjects:  Scotland

Harding B 11(3930)

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Johnson Ballads 1458

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Johnson Ballads 1459

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Johnson Ballads 1460

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Johnson Ballads 1461

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Johnson Ballads 1462

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Johnson Ballads 1463

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5407

Titles:
Flora Bell

First Lines:
In Maryland I had a farm

Subjects:
Maryland (U.S.A.)

Themes:
African Americans
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2172

Titles:
Kitty, the cat's-meat woman

First Lines:
To tell a tale is my intent

Themes:
African Americans
Paternity
Adultery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4871

Titles:
Uncle Ned's ghost
Uncle Neds ghost

First Lines:
You have heard of a nigger they call'd Uncle Ned
You have heard of a nigger who dey called uncle Ned
You've heard of a nigger, they call'd Uncle Ned

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy
African Americans

Edition - Bod3631

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30875

Title: A new song, called The mill

First Line: Come all you jolly millers bold

Tune: The Arethusa

Themes:  PrizefightingAfrican Americans

Harding B 25(1252)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12213

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew St,, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2172

Title: Kitty, the cat's-meat woman

First Line: To tell a tale is my intent

Themes:  AdulteryPaternityAfrican Americans

Harding B 11(2010)

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Edition - Bod12387

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1049


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12610

Title: A decision between Tom and Mary about household matters

First Line: He. Dear wife, I'm going out to night, and I want from you

Themes:  Money

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5407

Title: Flora Bell

First Line: In Maryland I had a farm

Subjects:  Maryland (U.S.A.)

Themes:  SlaveryAfrican Americans

Harding B 11(902)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9548

Titles:
Gold in California

First Lines:
Of course you've heard the news elate

Subjects:
United States

Themes:
Golddigging in California
African Americans
Horse-racing

Edition - Bod11672

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1846 and 1854

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (fom [sic] I. Pitt's) Wholesale Toy Warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, Seven-dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16417

Title: Row brothers row

First Line: Faintly as tolls the evening chime

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9548

Title: Gold in California

First Line: Of course you've heard the news elate

Subjects:  United States

Themes:  Horse-racingGolddigging in CaliforniaAfrican Americans

Harding B 11(1361)

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Edition - Bod5031

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(560) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The cavalier

First Line: It was a beautiful night

Subjects:  Hong Kong

Themes:  Rejected suitorElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ulysses (fictional character)IrelandIndia

Themes:  African Americans - womenAsians - women

Harding B 11(561)

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Edition - Bod5032

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(561) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13757

Title: The cavalier

First Line: It was a beautiful night

Subjects:  Hong Kong

Themes:  Rejected suitorElopement

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8801

Title: The shamrock shore

First Line: You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:  Ulysses (fictional character)IrelandIndia

Themes:  African Americans - womenAsians - women

Harding B 11(560)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8801

Titles:
Shamrock shore
The shamrock shore

First Lines:
You curious searchers of each nation

Subjects:
India
Ulysses (fictional character)
Ireland

Themes:
Commerce
Sailors
Asians - women
Prostitution
War
Ireland
African Americans - women
Women

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