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Freemen, to Arms!

Creator:
Giovanni Sconcia, Dr. J. H. Sullivan, Jr., Russell & Patee
Location:
Massachusetts, Boston
Origin Date:
Unknown
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0335
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, “Freemen, to Arms!” The cover is plain with a decorative border centered on the cover. Within the border, “To Arms! Freemen to Arms! Patriotic Song” is printed in large, black lettering. “Dedicated to His Excellency, Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States” is printed near the top. Publishing information is printed near the bottom. 1 score (5 p.) For piano and voice. Verses 3-6 printed as text on p. 5. First line: Freemen, to arms! your country's cause in this dark hour demands your aid. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.