Broadside Ballads Online

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Johnson Ballads 2689 is another edition.

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Ballad - Roud Number: 13803

Title: My skiff is by de shore

First Line: I'm gwan, I'm gwan to see my lubly Dinah

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


IconClass Codes:
41D3: Folk costume, regional costume
32B311: Europeans
32B321: African negroes
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
32B3311: Chinese
41D2632: Parasol, sunshade
46A41: Racial discrimination, segregation


Shelfmark: Firth b.27(220)

Notes:  Slip.

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