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The fall of Charleston! [electronic resource] : Air: Whack row de dow!

Title
The fall of Charleston! [electronic resource] : Air: Whack row de dow! / By Eugene T. Johnston.
Author
Johnston, Eugene T.
Publication
[New York] : H. De Marsan, publisher, 54 Chatham Street, New-York., [1865]

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American Broadsides and Ephemera

Details

Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill.; 26 x 17 cm.
Uniform Title
  • American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 482.
  • Whack row de dow (Tune)
Subject
Genre/Form
  • Broadsides.
  • Songs.
Note
  • Song in four stanzas on the events of Feb. 18, 1865; first line: Oh! have you heard the glorious news? is the cry from every mouth.
  • Henry De Marsan is listed at 54 Chatham Street in New York City directories for 1861 through 1863. In directories for 1864 through 1877 he is listed at 60 Chatham St. Apparently De Marsan had a stock of sheets, pre-printed with stereotyped border and imprint, which he sent to letter-press printers for the texts he published.
  • Printed area, including illustrated border described in Library Company of Philadelphia, American song sheets (1963), as "De Marsan clown," measures 22.5 x 14.4 cm.
Indexed In (note)
  • Lib. Company. Amer. song sheets,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic text and image data.
Author
Johnston, Eugene T.
Title
The fall of Charleston! [electronic resource] : Air: Whack row de dow! / By Eugene T. Johnston.
Imprint
[New York] : H. De Marsan, publisher, 54 Chatham Street, New-York., [1865]
Series
American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 482.
Indexed In:
Lib. Company. Amer. song sheets, 597a
Reproduction
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 482).
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Place of Publication
United States New York New York.
Added Title
Whack row de dow (Tune)
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