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Brave Men Behold Your Fallen Chief

Creator:
H. M. Higgins, J. P. Webster, H. C. Ballard
Location:
Illinois, Cook County, Chicago
Origin Date:
1862
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0229
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Sheet Music

Description

This is a piece of sheet music for the song, “Brave Men Behold Your Fallen Chief.” There is a medallion portrait illustration of Colonel Ellsworth with Zouaves on each side, one holding an American flag. Below this is an illustration of a coffin draped in black at the lower left corner. “Tribute to Ellsworth" is printed above the illustrations. The title and publishing information is printed below the illustrations. 1 score (7 p.) For voice and piano; refrain for chorus (SATB) and piano. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.