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Gen. Burnside's Expedition

Creator:
S. T. Gordon, M. H. Frank
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1862
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0230
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, “Gen. Burnside’s Expedition.” The cover is plain with “The Burnside Expedition: a Descriptive Fantasie” printed across the center. The text is surrounded by decorative scroll detailing. Publishing information is printed near the bottom of the cover. 11 p. of music. "To Gen. Burnside, the officers & men of the Expedition to Roanoke Island"--Cover. Music labeled with narrative descriptions of events. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.