Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

Verses in Vogue with the Vulgar

Transcribed Ballads

Woodcut for The Sea captain, or Tit for tat

Woodcut for The Sea captain, or Tit for tat

 

 

Rodgers & victory. Tit for tat Or, The Chesapeake paid for in British blood

 

Most brilliant aval [sic] victory on Lake Erie. Glorious news!!!

 

Massachusetts Song of Liberty:

 

 

Harrison victorious

 

Eighth naval victory

 

Columbia and independence, a new patriotic song... Tune--Adams and liberty

 

Capture of Little York

 

Glorious naval victory...James Campbell, a boatswain's mate on board the Constitution

 

Written and corrected by James Campbell,...Tune "Disconsolate sailor"

 

A new song, composed by James Campbell on board the Constitution

 

Battle between troops under Gov. Harrison and tribes of Indians, 1811

 

Battle of Queenstown: Between the Americans...and the British...

 

Another glorious victory. Newport, Oct. 18, 1813. 

 

The American patriot's war song: or An appeal to freemen

 

A Song, composed on the evacuation of Boston by the British troops

 

The American Hero. Made on the Battle of Bunker-Hill, and the Burning of Charlestown

 

Captain Ward, the pirate

 

The Dying soldier together with the Galley slave

 

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

 

An Irishman's observations on British politics and privateering

 

Yankee privateering

 

On Samuel Tully and John Dalton...who is sentenced to be executed

 

Murder: death of Miss Mack Coy [i.e., McCoy], and the Young Teazer.

 

Privateering and pirateering alias, the "Peace Party" at war

 

A copy of a letter from Samuel Tully to his father, in England

 

The last words of S. Tully, executed 1812

 

Lord Nelson's battle of the Nile

 

Paul Jones's Victory

 

The Siege of Tripoli

 

Naval recruiting song, "tune All hands a hoy to the anchor." 

 

Truxton's victory: or Brave Yankee Boys

 

Death of General Wolfe, Susan's Lamentation

 

Paddy's land, An Irishman's heart for the ladies

 

The New Erin Go Bragh

 

American manufactures, the best trump to play with Great Britain

 

General Warren: or The Battle of Bunker Hill

 

 Erin go brah, St. Patrick's day in the morning