“The Liberty Song; or, In Freedom We're Born”

John Dickinson. From The Boston Chronicle, September 5, 1768.

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This political song was published in 1768 amid the political discontent leading up to the American Revolution. The Liberty Song was written in response to the passage of the Townshend Acts, which imposed taxes on common goods.

Metadata Details
Item Type Newspaper Article
Title The Liberty Song; or, In Freedom We're Born
Publication Title The Boston Chronicle
Short Title The Liberty Song, 1768
Creator John Dickinson
Publication Date September 5, 1768
Pages Vol. 1, no. 38
Call Number VAULT Ruggles 34
Location Special Collections 4th floor