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Viewing: 2806 b.11(23)

Sheet Notes:  Slip

Ballad - Roud Number: V9987

Title: A sorrowful lamentation on the Palmerstown tragedy

First Line: Young men and tender maidens I hope you will attend

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - IrishLetter-writingMurder - 19th century

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))
47I145: Transporting ~ harvest
47I149: Rest during harvest (eating, dancing, making love, etc.)
25H12: Dale, valley

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E141: Coffin
42E131: Mourning the dead

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