John Bull's Blockade Played Out

Title

John Bull's Blockade Played Out

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
War songs
American Civil War (1861-1865)
John Bull (Symbolic character)
Blockade
McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885

Description

Seven verse song and chorus sung to the tune of "Lovely Molly, O!" Lyrics depict the success of the Union blockade of Southern ports and England's desire for cotton during the Civil War. Decorative border with human figures in each corner.

Publisher

De Marsan, Henry
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1865

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301280
37540000504029

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
26 cm

Citation

“John Bull's Blockade Played Out,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed May 27, 2018, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/22807.