The Resource A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)

A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)

Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780
Title
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B5086
  • 43799
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Disasters
  • Forest fires
  • Repentance
Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/43799
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two stanzas; first line: Let us adore, and bow before, the sovereign Lord of might
  • The darkness which extended over much of New England was presumably the result of smoke and ashes from a forest fire, trapped in the atmosphere by excessive moisture. Cf. Bumgardner, G.B. American broadsides, 1971, no. 57
  • Text in two columns; relief cut at head of first column; printed area measures 26.8 x 13.6 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302890
Dimensions
33 x 19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (relief cut)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302890
Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/43799
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two stanzas; first line: Let us adore, and bow before, the sovereign Lord of might
  • The darkness which extended over much of New England was presumably the result of smoke and ashes from a forest fire, trapped in the atmosphere by excessive moisture. Cf. Bumgardner, G.B. American broadsides, 1971, no. 57
  • Text in two columns; relief cut at head of first column; printed area measures 26.8 x 13.6 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302890
Dimensions
33 x 19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (relief cut)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302890

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