Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1441

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V655

Title: In this old chair my father sat

First Line: In this old chair my father sat

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23610

Title: Uncle Tom; or, Why did master sell me?

First Line: Oh, I have lost my Dinah

Themes:  SlaveryBlackface minstrelsy


IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A721: Chair
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
41C324: Tankard
43A(+61): Festivities (+ solitary drinking ~ festive activities)
41C741(+5): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ foodstuffs in other container, e.g.: barrel, can, cask, tin, etc.)

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