Download Full Text (1.3 MB)




image preview


Sadness concerning the battle between Irishmen on both sides during the American Civil War

Subject Headings (Library of Congress)

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Vicksburg (Miss.) -- History -- Siege, 1863; Bereavement; Death; Popular music -- England -- 19th century

Relational Format

Archival Material

Original Format

broadsides; songs

Original Collection

Kenneth S. Goldstein Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries


This item is free from copyright and may be reproduced without prior consent.

Content Disclaimer

Some of the images and language that appear in this/these digital collection(s) depict prejudices that are not condoned by the University of Mississippi. This content is being presented as historical documents to aid in the understanding of both American history and the history of the University of Mississippi. The University Creed speaks to our current deeply held values, and the availability of this content should not be taken as an endorsement of previous attitudes or behavior.


Also included in the Civil War in the American South collection.

A Lamentation of the American War. Awful Battle At Vicksburg



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.