A Funeral elegy, occasioned by the tragedy, at Salem near Boston, on Thursday afternoon, the 17th of June, 1773 at which time the following persons, 7 women and 3 men were drowned, having been out on a party of pleasure .

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Subjects: Drowning victims--Massachusetts--Salem
Drowning--Poetry
Boating injuries
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Salem, Mass. : Printed by Samuel & Ebenezer Hall, 1773]
Series: Early American imprints. First series no. 12777
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 1 sheet ([1] p.)
Notes: Verse of fifteen numbered stanzas (the last misnumbered XVI) within a mourning border, with a cut of ten initialled coffins at head; first line: Awake, my muse, and tune the song
A lengthy note at the foot of the sheet is signed: A friend to the deceased
Ascribed to the press of Samuel & Ebenezer Hall by Evans
Text in two columns
References: Evans 12777
References: Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 1680
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Reproduction notes: Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 12777)
OCLC Number: aas03036030e