“16 Tons” – Thompson Street Medicine Show

A man owes his soul to nobody! Sheriff Bob’s rendition of this traditional song has a deep and sorrowful tone that resonates the hardship workers endured during the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century. Companies would have workers sign contacts essentially making them  servants.

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Thompson Chemists is located at 132 Thompson Street Soho, NYC 10012 2125989790

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