Ballad of 1891, The

Title : Ballad of 1891, The

Composer : Words by Helen G Palmer (daughter of Vance and Nettie)and music by Doreen M Bridges and popularised in the Australian musical

Composer : 'Reedy River'. The Shearers' Strike of 1891 and its aftermath were the origins of the Labor Party as workers strove for a political voice.

Key : Em