Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 2445

Sheet Notes:  Printed on blue paper

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4262

Title: The days we went to sign the pledge

First Line: In the days we went to sign the pledge

Tune: The days we went a-gipsying

Themes:  Temperance

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V10228

Title: The patriot spirit

First Line: Blest be the cause that in patriot glory

Tune: I'd be a butterfly

Themes:  Temperance

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D23321: Boots
31A(+73): The (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) (+ three persons)
41A54: Fence, wall, paling
46A24: Relation between master and servant
46A172: Paying of wages

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D11221: Boy (child between toddler and youth)
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
33B1: Quarrel, argument
49B241: Child teaching teacher, parents, or other adults

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