Books Defence of Fort M'Henry

Format Books
Contributors [Key, Francis Scott]
John Gruber and Daniel May
Dates 1814
Location Hagers
Maryland
Town
United States
Subjects History
War of 1812
Title
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
Notes
-  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.
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.100010467/mets.xml
LC Classification
M1628.N28 (case)


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