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Thread #25099 Message #291483
Posted By: GUEST,Bruce O.
05-Sep-00 - 01:40 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Blackbird / If I Was a Blackbird
Subject: RE: History of the song ' Blackbird '
It's #387 in Steve Roud's folk song index, but no broadside copy is listed there, and I can't find one on the Bodley Ballads website. Traditional versions are listed in Roud's index from England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, US, and Australia.