Partly based on The Bently Boys' Down On Penny's Farm ('29 - Columbia) which Dylan knew through Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music. (see there)
Many British cover versions during Maggie Thatcher's reign but nobody had the reflex to cover The Platters' Maggie Doesn't Work Here Anymore by the time she resigned.
Other originals by artist:
Covers from artist:
Some originals by author:
The ongoing search for first recorded versions of popular songs.