1. Creator/Author:
  2. Eugarps (1)

Hard Times in Dixie

Creator:
Eugarps, M. K., W. W. Whitney
Location:
Ohio, Toledo
Origin Date:
1864
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0266
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, “Hard Times in Dixie.” The cover is plain with a decorative border centered on the cover. Within the border, the title is printed in black lettering with “Respectfully Inscribed to Jeff Davis” printed above it. Publishing information is printed near the bottom. 1 score (5 p.) Song; for voice and piano; refrain set for chorus (SATB) and piano. Verses 3-5 printed as text at bottom of p. 5. First line: Hear the mournful music swell. First line of chorus: Rations up and funds so low. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.