The Angel of Lucknow, the Hero of Halifax: A Nova Scotian Musical Response to the Indian Mutiny of 1857-58
Nineteenth-Century Music Review (2014) Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 195-217

Although only a minor conflict from today's perspective, the 'Indian Mutiny' of 1857-58 inspired a massive outpouring of popular culture responses in Victorian Britain. One of the most frequently used texts was the legend of Jessie Brown, a Scottish maiden ...