Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(2341)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1242

Title: Mary Ann; or, the Roving gardener

First Line: My name is William Simmonds, I am a gard'ner by my trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13449

Title: Home, sweet home

First Line: 'Mid pleasures and palaces, though we may roam

Authors:  Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 7596

Title: The whole hog or none

First Line: I'm all the way from Yankee land

Subjects:  United States

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Entertainments

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
46C13142: Ass, donkey
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
46C145: (farm) wagon, freight wagon, cart
46B21: Merchant, salesman
41A681: Gardening
25G: Plants; vegetation

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
41B33: Lantern
25I141: Street
46D1: Oral spreading of news, town crier
46E521: Bell ~ acoustic signalling
46D3: Newspaper, news-sheet

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