1. Creator/Author:
  2. Anonymous (6)

The "Wigwam" Grand March

Creator:
Anonymous, Oliver Ditson & Co.
Location:
Massachusetts, Boston
Origin Date:
1860
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.0063
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, "The 'Wigwam' Grand March." At the center of the cover there is an oval portrait of an illustration of Abraham Lincoln with drapes behind him. A thin-lined decorative border with bunting at the top surrounds the oval with "Washington" printed on the upper left side and "Illinois" printed on the upper right side. The title is printed in black lettering above the illustration in an arch. "Dedicated to the Republican Candidate, Hon. Abrm. Lincoln" is printed below the illustration. Publishing information is printed near the bottom of the cover. 5, [1] p. of music For piano. Title page illustration: portrait of Lincoln / J.H. Bufford's Lith., Boston. Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum.