Annie of the vale. - Record Detail

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Collection:Song Broadsides
Item ID: 001479-BROAD
Accession Number: 94-017 Goldstein
Title: Annie of the vale.
Additional Title: Anna of the vale.
Creator: Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. lyr
Additional Author:Thomas, J. R. (John Rogers), 1830-1896. cmp
Publisher: Charles Magnus
Place of Publication:New York, NY
Subject: Broadsides -- United States -- 19th century. | Songs -- United States -- 19th century -- Texts. | Popular music -- United States -- 19th century -- Texts. | Minstrel songs -- United States -- 19th century -- Texts. | Courtship -- Songs and music -- Texts. | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music -- Texts.
Physical Description:1 broadside (1 item on 1 sheet): col. ill. ; ca. 20.5 x 12.5 cm.
Location:binder 8, item 7
Series:kg 20/06
Notes:Without music.
Charles Magnus is listed at 12 Frankfort St. in New York City directories for 1861 through 1867. Works also listing the Washington DC imprint appear to have been published 1863-1864.
Song lettersheet text in blue; one column; lined on verso; cropped at fold, beneath Magnus headpiece displaying hand-colored illustration of portrait of woman wearing wide-brimed hat holding bouquet of flowers.
"500 illustrated ballads, . . . Charles Magnus, No. 12 Frankfort Street, New York. Branch Office: No. 520 7th St., Washington, D. C."--beneath text.
Several CMP sheet music editions (earliest 1861 , #000117-BYULG) cite Thomas and Morris.
Edwin Wolf's American Song Sheets, hdpc. Magnus 234
Edwin Wolf's American Song Sheets, 47c
See variant editions: 000764-BROAD, 001260-BROAD, 001582-BROAD, 002654-BROAD, 003074-BROAD, 003075-BROAD, & 003317-BROAD.

Please see the Kenneth S. Goldsein American Song Broadside website at for more information.

First Line:The young stars are glowing, their clear light bestowing.
Notation:Lyrics only