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Title Come you young people far and near [manuscript]: ballad, [18--?]
Document Type Manuscript
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Lyrics of a ballad describing the death of two brothers, Moses and Samme, in a skirmish with the Indians across the Ohio River, possibly from Lexinton [sic], Kentucky.
Names Moses; Samme
Places Lexington, Kentucky, Ohio River, United States
Keywords literature, death, battle, river, song
Theme Military Encounters: Conflicts, Rebellions and Alliances
Culture Area Northeast
Additional Information Possibly written by Caroline Staapp or Stapp, whose signature appears at the end of pp. [1] and [2].
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 3049
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue