Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

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Sheet Music for "The Wat'ry God"


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This setting by an unknown composer was printed several times in Ireland in the 1780s. The Wat’ry God (Dublin: Josa. Stokes, [ca. 1781]). Courtesy Marshall Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

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