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The Word on the Street:  Scottish Broadsides

The Word on the Street: Scottish Broadsides

"The Word on the Street" is an excellent collection of Scottish Broadsides (dating from 1630 to 1910) maintained by the National Library of Scotland. Here you can search for the full text of a specific broadside by a single word, phrase, or specific year. In addition, broadsides have been categorized and highlighted by topic:  crime, ballads, emigration, sport, tragedy and disaster, marvels, and humour....

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