“The Glorious Exertion of Man”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1796 (_Paddy's Resource_(Philadelphia), according to Moylan)
Keywords: America France nonballad patriotic freedom


"Gallia burst her vile shackles on this glorious day, And we dare to applaud the great deed." "Columbia ... was cleared ... Chains disappeared." "'Mong our neighbors, now, Liberty dwells ... On the rock of Man's Rights she a fortress has planned."

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  1. Moylan 15, "The Glorious Exertion of Man" (1 text)
  2. BI, Moyl015