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Better times are coming /

Other Title:
Better days are coming.
Foster, Stephen Collins,
Item ID:
New York (No. 481 Broadway, New York) : Horace Waters ; Boston (277 Washington St., Boston) : O. Ditson & Co., c1862.
[earliest known 1st ed.]
Foster's melodies ; no. 8
Call Number:
M1621.F67 B48 1862 1
Physical Description:
1 score ([2], 3-5, [1] p.) ; 35 cm.
War songs -- United States.
Popular music -- United States -- To 1901.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music.
For voice and piano, with chorus refrain.; Caption title.; Series title page title: Better days are coming.; Verses 2-9 printed as text on p. [5]; Advertisement: New music just issued by Horace Waters on p. [6]; Red and blue ornamental border on t.p.; "Warren, Music Stereotyper, 43 Centre"--Title page.; Title for numbers 1-8 of series printed on t.p., no. 49 is printed where 19 should be.; Price mark 2 1/2 in eight-pointed star, followed by "each."; First line of text: There are voices of hope that are borne on the air.; First line of chorus: Hurrah! hurrah! hurrah!
OCLC Number:
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
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