Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Filter your search:

Result Type:
Editions - 7
Ballad Works - 2
Themes:
Slavery - Africans - 7
Blackface minstrelsy - 1
Slave trade - 1
Dates:
1750-1800 - 1
1800-1850 - 1
Collections:
Bodleian Harding - 7
Authors:
Collins, John, d. 1808 - 3
Printers/Publishers:
[s.n.] - 4
Lane and Walker - 1
Marshall, J. - 1
Sheppard, C. - 1
Locations:
[s.l.] - 4
London - 1
Newcastle - 1
Norwich - 1

Search again:

Results:

Your current search: Theme: Slavery - Africans

9 results found Page 1 of 1

Edition - Bod2595

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1793

Imprint: Publish'd June 25th, 1793 by C. Sheppard, No. 15, St. Peters Hill, Doctors Commns.

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V13180

Title: The desponding Negro

First Line: On Afric's wide plains, where the lion now roaring

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 12(20)

Notes:  Coloured illustration.


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod9714

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1810 and 1831

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad

Title: A copy of verses, composed by a converted negro

First Line: I'm glad I ever saw the day

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 25(414)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod16629

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13180

Title: The desponding Negro. A new song

First Line: On Afric's wide plains, where the lion now roaring

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 22(61)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod16869

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The Negro boy and the watch

First Line: When avarice enslaves the mind

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 25(1320)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod17588

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane & Walker, St. Andrew's, Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: V13180

Title: The desponding Negro

First Line: On Afric's wide plains, where the lion now roaring

Authors:  Collins, John, d. 1808

Themes:  Slavery - Africans

Harding B 25(507)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3361

Titles:
Jack of Guinea

First Lines:
Great way off at sea, where I've been-ee

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy
Slavery - Africans

Edition - Bod16980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6018

Title: The African's complaint, on board a slave ship

First Line: Trembling, naked, wounded, sighing

Themes:  Slavery - AfricansSlave trade

Harding B 25(15)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Edition - Bod17839

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3361

Title: Jack of Guinea

First Line: Great way off at sea, where I've been-ee

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsySlavery - Africans

Harding B 25(940)

Notes:  Slip


Click image to view larger


Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6018

Titles:
The African's complaint, on board a slave ship
A sequel to Galley slave
Sequel to the galley slave

First Lines:
Trembling, naked, wounded, sighing
Young Anna, as fair as the goddess of May

Themes:
Slavery - Africans
Slave trade
Slavery

9 results found Page 1 of 1

Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×