Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

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Battle of Bunker Hill, this song was composed by the British, after the engagement

Additional Metadata

Date

1810-1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Subjects

Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
Battles
Battlefields
Howe, William Howe, Viscount, 1729-1814

First Line

It was on the seventeenth---by break of day, the Yankees did surprise us.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 273505
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm78198632
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191453486
Gigi URL: http://gigi.mwa.org/netpub/server.np?quickfind=273505&sorton=filename&catalog=catalog&site=public&template=results.np
Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 15
Wegelin, O. Early American poetry, 1245
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=273505

Physical Dimensions

30 x 20 cm.

Citation

“Battle of Bunker Hill, this song was composed by the British, after the engagement,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed August 17, 2017, http://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/47.