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Battle of Port Royal

Creator:
Oliver Ditson & Co., Ch. Grobe
Location:
Massachusetts, Boston
Origin Date:
1861
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0225
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, “Battle of Port Royal.” The cover features an illustration of several ships engaged in a naval battle. “Dedicated to Commodore S. F. DuPont and his brave associates” is printed above the illustration. Below the illustration is a map of Port Royal. “Battle of Port Royal or the Bombardment of Forts Walker & Beauregard” is printed below the illustration. 9, [1] p. of music. For piano. Title page illustration: ships in battle / J.H. Bufford's Lith., Boston. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.