"We'll Sing To Abe Our Song!": Sheet Music about Lincoln, Emancipation, and the Civil War


Subject:
United States History , Wars & Conflicts , Music , Presidents by Name , Musical Genres , Black Resources , Civil War, U.S. , History , Lincoln, Abraham , Popular Music , Slavery, Abolition, & Emancipation , Songs

Description:
"Includes more than two hundred sheet-music compositions that represent Lincoln and the war as reflected in popular music. The collection spans the years from Lincoln's presidential campaign in 1859 through the centenary of Lincoln's birth in 1909." Searchable by keyword, and browsable by title, name, subject, and publisher. Includes essay About the Collection . From the American Memory Project of the Library of Congress.

Publisher:
Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/scsmhtml/scsmhome.html


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