Format Notated Music
Contributors Emmett, Daniel Decatur
Dates 1864
Location Chattanooga
New York
United States
Language English
Subjects African American
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson)
Lincoln, Abraham
Sheet Music
U.S.G.: a song for the times; first produced at Bryant's Minstrels, New York, and sung by the whole nation words and music by Dan D. Emmett, author of Dixie's land, High daddy, etc. etc.
Contributor Names
Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904 (Composer)
Created / Published
Wm. A. Pond & co., New York, c1864
Subject Headings
-  Slavery
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  African American
-  Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885
-  Sheet Music
-  United States -- New York
-  United States -- Mississippi -- Warren -- Vicksburg
-  United States -- Tennessee -- Hamilton -- Chattanooga
Sheet Music
-  Plate/Publisher number: 5774
Call Number
Plate/Publisher Number: 5774
Stern catalog 4874
Source Collection
Sheet Music from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id

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