Record Detail

Title:Hark! The cry of death is ringing : quartette
Additional Author(s):Stewart, Charles
Place of Publication:Fayette Co., Pennsylvania
Date of Publication:1863
Sub-group:Center for Popular Music
Physical Description:1 part (4 unnumbered pages) ; 7 x 21 cm.
Contents:Links open individual songs at Internet Archive.
Hark! The cry of death is ringing wildly from the reeking plain: https://archive.org/stream/Harkthecryofdeath/MUMSS-00133#page/n1/mode/2up

Subject(s):Musical notation
Music -- Manuscripts.
United States -- History -- Civil War. 1861-1865.
Fredericksburg, Battle of, Fredericksburg, Va., 1862.
Fayette County (Pa.)

Notation:Shape note
Notes:Small hand-sewn pamphlet with music and lyrics.
May be missing pages.
In same hand with different inks.
Shape note music notation.
Inscription on page [4] reads, "Luzerne Township Fayette County Pa".
Wrapper has several clippings pasted on, including images of circus animals, several American flags, an eagle with a banner, and train cars.
Inscription on inside flap reads, "Dec. 14th Fredericksburg 1862".

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Accession No.:07-028
Item ID:MUMSS-00133
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