Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1855 and 1861

Imprint:

E. Hodges, Printer, Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 26 Grafton Street, Soho, London



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Ballad - Roud Number: V8544

Title: Commence ye darkies all

First Line: White folks, I'm goin' to sing

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
41A33: Window
46A16: The rich
41A222: Drawing-room, 'salon'


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 15(60b)

Notes:  Slip


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