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We've A Million in the Field

Creator:
Stephen C. Foster, S. T. Gordon
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1862
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0346
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, “We’ve a Million in the Field.” The cover is plain with a decorative black border centered on the cover. Within the cover, the title is printed in black lettering with “1,000,000” printed below it. “Dedicated to the Union Army” is printed above the title. Publishing information is printed near the bottom. 1 score ([2], 3-4, [2] p.) For voice and piano, with chorus refrain. Verse 3 printed as text on p. [5] First line of text: The flags are flying. First line of chorus: We've a million in the field. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.