Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

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Sheet Music for "Mulberry Tree"


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“A Collection of Music by George Otis, for the Violin or Flute” (Worcester, MA: 1793), 17. The second treble line was for a second part that Otis apparently did not find to copy. Mr. Powell may have been Snelling Powell, an English actor/singer who performed in the Federal Street theater in Boston when it opened in 1794 (Arthur Hornblow, A History of the Theatre in America (Philadelphia: 1919), 228). In a private collection.

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“Sheet Music for "Mulberry Tree",” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed December 3, 2023,