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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1845 and 1859

Notes:

Harding B 11(2797) is another impression.



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Viewing: Firth b.26(240)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13880

Title: Old folks at home

First Line: Way down upon the Swanee river

Authors:  Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13518

Title: Long parted have we been

First Line: Long parted have we been

Themes:  Emigration


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A18: Slavery; serfs and slaves
25K1: Landscapes in tropical and sub-tropical regions
46A182: Master ~ slave
42B7412: Father and daughter(s) (family group)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C225: Parting, leave-taking (of lovers)
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))



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