The Rebel Ram

The rebel ram. By john henry.

Oh Lord, folks, come down to de bark shed,
Come down to de bark wharf,
Come down to de bark wharf,
Oh Lord, folks, come down to de bark shed,
And see de Rebel Ram.

Oh, Massa Brown, he am de Commodore,
He am de Commodore,
He am de Commodore,
Oh, Massa Brown, he am de Commodore,
Ob de Rebel

Old Uncle Joe, he show de folks around,
He show de folks around,
He show de folks around,
Old Uncle Joe, he show de folks around,
On board de Rebel Ram.

Oh, Massa Myers, he take de money,
He take de money,
He take de money,
Oh, Massa Myers, he take de money,
To go on de Rebel Ram.

Old Uncle Billy, he take de tickets,
He take de tickets,
He take de tickets,
Old Uncle Billy, he take de tickets,
To go on de Rebel Ram.

De Harbor Police, dey watch at night,
Dey watch at night,
Dey watch at night,
De Harbor Police, dey watch at night,
On board de Rebel Ram.

Oh, Massa Nesbet, he am de engineer,
He am de engineer,
He am de engineer,
Oh, Massa Nesbet, he am de engineer,
On board de Rebel Ram.

Oh, Massa Robertson keep de boys straight,
Keep de boys straight,
Keep de boys straight,
Oh, Massa Robertson keep de boys straight,
On board de Rebel Ram.

Oh, did you see dat ten cent note,
Dat ten cent note,
Dat ten cent note,
Oh, did you see dat ten cent note,
Was found on de Rebel Ram.

Oh, how do you like de Secesh jewelry,
Secesh jewelry,
Secesh jewelry,
Oh, how do you like de Secesh jewelry,
In his Rebel Ram.

De Secesh gals, dey did blubber,
Dey did blubber,
Dey did blubber,
De Secesh gals, dey did blubber,
When dey lost dar Rebel Ram.

Old John Henry am de contraband,
Am de contraband,
Am de contraband,
Old John Henry am de contraband,
On de Rebel Ram.

De Union Soldiers gits de benefit,
Gits de benefit,
Gits de benefit,
De Union Soldiers gits de benefit,
Ob de Rebel Ram.

Item Information help

  • Item ID
    bsvg301368
  • Genre
    broadsides
  • Illustrated
  • DCMI Type
    Still Image
  • Extent
    25 cm x 11 cm
  • Title
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