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Funeral March

Creator:
Wm. A. Pond & Co., J. G. Barnard
Location:
New York, New York
Origin Date:
1865
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0087
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, "Funeral March." The cover is plain with a simple black border centered on the cover. Within the border the title is printed in black lettering in an arch. "Dedicated to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln by Bvt. Major General J. C. Barnard. Played at the obsequies of the late President of the United States by the U.S. Marine Band" is printed below the title. Decorative scroll detailing surrounds the text. Publishing information is printed near the bottom of the cover. The composer's actual name is J. G. Barnard, not J. C. as printed on the music. 5 p. of music. For piano. Pl. no.: 6116. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.