The Resource On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 1780, (electronic resource)

On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 1780, (electronic resource)

Label
On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 1780
Title
On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 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
  • B5152
  • 43859
  • 697
  • 2269
  • 194
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry
  • Ford, W.C. Broadsides
  • Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Disasters
  • Forest fires
  • Repentance
Label
On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/43859
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two stanzas; first lines: 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
  • Dated [1780?] by Bristol, Ford, and Wegelin. American Antiquarian Society copy 1 bound in the Isaiah Thomas collection of broadside ballads, v. II, no. 21, "purchased from a ballad printer and seller in Boston" and presented to the society in August 1814. Most, if not all, of these issues were published after 1810, cf. Ford, W.C. The Isaiah Thomas collection of ballads, 1924
  • Text in two columns; printed area measures 26.4 x 15.1 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000298492
Dimensions
29 x 20 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000298492
Label
On the Dark Day, May nineteenth, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/43859
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two stanzas; first lines: 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
  • Dated [1780?] by Bristol, Ford, and Wegelin. American Antiquarian Society copy 1 bound in the Isaiah Thomas collection of broadside ballads, v. II, no. 21, "purchased from a ballad printer and seller in Boston" and presented to the society in August 1814. Most, if not all, of these issues were published after 1810, cf. Ford, W.C. The Isaiah Thomas collection of ballads, 1924
  • Text in two columns; printed area measures 26.4 x 15.1 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000298492
Dimensions
29 x 20 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000298492

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