1. Creator/Author:
  2. R. M. Benjamin (2)

Our Lincoln's Act

Creator:
Reuben M. Price, R. M. Benjamin
Location:
Unknown place made
Origin Date:
Unknown
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0178
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, "Our Lincoln's Act." The cover is plain with an illustration at the center of a shield surrounded by a wreath with flags and bunting and an eagle overhead. The title is printed on the shield in black lettering and "Immortal Quartette" is printed on banners near the bottom of the illustration. "Jubilee Anthem" is printed above the illustration. Mixed-chorus song depicts the death of Abraham Lincoln and the emancipation of slaves. 1 score [2] p. For voices (SATB). First line: Our Lincoln's act immortal! In ev"ry land and tongue. First line of chorus: How glorious the sight. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.