Books Defence of Fort M'Henry
[Key, Francis Scott]
John Gruber and Daniel May
War of 1812
- Defence of Fort M'Henry
- Contributor Names
- [Key, Francis Scott] -- 1779-1843 (author)
- Created / Published
- John Gruber and Daniel May, Hagers-town [MD], 1814.
- Subject Headings
- - United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Songs and music
- - The traditional favorite for first book publication of "The star spangled banner," though three others published that year could make the same claim. This one is accredited as first by most historians.
- - Published in "National songster; or, a collection of the most admired patriotic songs, on the brilliant victories, achieved by the naval and military heroes of the United States of America, over equal and superior forces of the British," pages 30-31.
- LC Classification
- M1628.N28 (case)
- Other Formats
- - METSXML Record
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