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A ballad entitled "Mournful Tragedy" discusses the drowning of six young men in Portland Harbor in about 1850.
About This Item
- Title: Ballad concerning drowning in Portland Harbor, ca. 1850
- Creator: Stephen Berry, Printer, Portland
- Creation Date: circa 1850
- Subject Date: circa 1850
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. 463, No. 124
- Collection: WPA broadsides relating to Maine, Massachusetts, and World War I
- Object Type: Text
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