Courtesy of Library of Congress, Andrews, T.C., "Thoughts for Americans," 1856
These "Thoughts for Americans" song lyrics are criticizing the Know-Nothing Party’s stance on immigration.
- How did the songwriter characterize the Know-Nothing Party?
- How are these lyrics similar or different to the comments made during the immigration debate today?
Andrews, T.C., "Thoughts for Americans," 1856. Courtesy of Library of Congress