1. Creator/Author:
  2. Scott & Scott (1)

It's Like the Promised Land

Creator:
Eddie Scott, Scott & Scott
Location:
Illinois, Decatur
Origin Date:
1955
Materials:
paper
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0112
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, "It's Like the Promised Land." The title is shaded maroon with an ouline in white of the state of Illinois, a log cabin, a split-rail fence, and Abraham Lincoln. The title is printed across the top in darker maroon lettering. 1 vocal score (4 p.) For medium voice and piano. First line: When I hear the story of Abraham leading his children to the promised land. Chorus: From the Wabash on the East Side to the Sippi on the West. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.