Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

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The American hero. Made on the Battle of Bunker-Hill, and the burning of Charlestown

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Date

1810-1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Subjects

Bunker Hill, Battle of, Boston, Mass., 1775
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
Presence of God
Patriotism
Patriotic literature

First Line

Why should vain mortals tremble.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 283238
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm62805237
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191464284
Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 5
Wegelin, O. Early American poetry, 487
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=283238
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Physical Dimensions

29 x 21 cm.

Transcriptions

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Citation

“The American hero. Made on the Battle of Bunker-Hill, and the burning of Charlestown,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed May 29, 2022, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/176.