Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

Verses in Vogue with the Vulgar

Listen to the Ballads

Woodcut for The Yankees return from camp Woodcut for The Yankees return from camp
 

The embargo. A favorite new song 

 

The Death of the embargo

 

The rose tree

 

Guardian angels, together with the Rose tree

 

Saw ye my hero George

 

The tempest, together with 'The last time I came o'er the moor'

 

The Death of General Wolfe: together with John Bull's description of a church

 

The sailor's journal, and Jockey to the fair

 

The American union, and the Birth of Gen. Washington

 

Hull's victory, or, Huzza for the Constitution

 

The farmer's daughter; or Barley maid

 

Hail Columbia

 

Heaving the lead

 

Battle of the kegs

 

The dying words of Capt. Robert Kidd: a noted pirate

 

Massachusetts song of liberty

 

Tom Tough: together with Crazy Jane 

 

The Times

 

American taxation: a song of seventy-nine

 

Bunch of rushes, and A sprig of shillelah, and shamrock so green

 

A New Irish song, together with the Banks of the Dee

 

The American Constitution frigate's engagement with the British frigate Guerriere

 

The Country 'squire: together with How stands the glass

 

The Frog and mouse, or The frog he would a wooing go

 

All music performed by David & Ginger Hildebrand.