Format Notated Music
Contributors Knox, William
Pearson, George C.
Dates 1865
Location Boston
Massachusetts
Suffolk
United States
Language English
Subjects Lincoln's Assassination
Lincoln, Abraham
Lincoln Tribute
Poetry
Sheet Music
Stevenson, William Knox
Title
Oh why should the spirit of mortal be proud poem by Abraham Lincoln, late president of U.S.; music by Geo. C. Pearson.
Contributor Names
Knox, William, 1789-1825 (Lyricist)
Pearson, George C. (Composer)
Created / Published
Oliver Ditson & co., Boston, Massachusetts, c1865
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  Lincoln-tribute
-  Lincoln's assassination
-  Stevenson, William Knox (1789-1825)
-  Sheet Music
-  Poetry
-  United States -- Massachusetts -- Suffolk -- Boston
Genre
Sheet Music
Poetry
Notes
-  Poem by William Knox. Cf. Stevenson, The home book of verse. The words sometimes erroneously attributed to Abraham Lincoln.
-  Plate/Publisher number: 3736-4
Call Number
Stern catalog 4951
Plate/Publisher Number: 3736-4
Source Collection
Sheet Music from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0134


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