New Song Maide, A

DESCRIPTION: "The 30th August, 'twas on that very day, Our captain came alongside; our orders was away." The Olive Branch sets out into a storm, which she survives. After a lot of wind and deck cleaning and repairs, they reach, then leave, Cape Ann
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1794 (Journal of the Polly)
KEYWORDS: ship travel storm
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Huntington-Gam, pp. 94-95, "A New Song Maide" (1 text, 2 tunes)
File: HGam094

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