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  • Audio Recording

    The Southern Soldier

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assasination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in 1937. (Date). Forms part of the John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1937. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Morgan, Minta - Lomax, John A. (john Avery)
    • Date: 1952
  • Audio Recording

    There's a long, long trail

    Coupling date: 3/27/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor and chorus with orchestra. Written in 1913 by two seniors at Yale. With (reverse side): My mother's rosary / Walter Van Brunt.

    • Contributor: Elliott, Zo - Ballard, George Wilton - King, Stoddard - Edison
    • Date: 1916
  • Audio Recording

    Madelon (I'll be true to the whole regiment)

    Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1918. Coupling date: 1/15/1919. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: baritone and male voices with orchestra. French words by Louis Bousquet. With (reverse side): Till we meet again / Gladys Rice, Vernon Dalhart.

    • Contributor: Robert, Camille - Fields, Arthur - Bryan, Alfred - Edison
    • Date: 1919
  • Audio Recording

    'Till the boys come home

    Coupling date: 12/23/1915. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: baritone and male chorus with orchestra. With (reverse side): My bugler boy / Helen Clark.

    • Contributor: Novello, Ivor - Wheeler, Frederick - Edison
    • Date: 1916
  • Audio Recording

    Just a baby's prayer at twilight

    From Edison records catalog: After you have listened to this Re-Creation a few times you will probably decide it is one of the most perfectly rendered songs you ever heard. Notice, particularly, the orchestra accompaniment in the refrain. This lyric gives a new idea to the many "war-lyrics" that have been written. "Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight, for a Daddy Over There." Few ...

    • Contributor: Jerome, M. K. - Homestead Trio - Lewis, Sam M. - Young, Joe - Edison
    • Date: 1918
  • Notated Music

    What's de matter, Uncle Sam?

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lee, Alfred - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1867

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  • Notated Music

    I'm blind

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - Leigh, Wm.
    • Date: 1863

    Look inside: 5 results

  • Notated Music

    We stand beneath our flag

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Gounod, Charles - Leslie - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    Angel mother, I'm coming home

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lessur, M. J. - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music

    Our boys in camp

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lessur, R. J. - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music

    The Southern soldier boy

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Geo. Dunn & Compy - Alexander, C. W.
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music

    The Southron's watchword

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Blackmar & Bro - Glover, Stephen - Bigney, M. F.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Answer to When this cruel war is over

    sheet music | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. C. Schreiner & Son - Schreiner, Hermann L. - Hewitt, John H.
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    Who will care for mother now

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Geo. Dunn & Compy - Thompson, C. F. - Sawyer, C. C.
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    The Bonnie blue flag

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Macarthy, Harry
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Dixie's land

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Emmett, Dan D. - M, F.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    I'se gwine back to dixie

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Carry me back to old Virginny

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Bland, James
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    The Cross of the south

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Stonewall Jackson's way

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Carolina

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Blackmar, A. E. - , C. A.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    The Sword of Robert Lee

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Blackmar, A. E. - Ryan, A. J.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Cheer, boys, cheer or Morgan's war song

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Date: 1861
  • Notated Music

    Stonewall Jackson's prayer

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Whaples, A. - Rieves, L.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    The Conquered banner

    sheet music | Music associated with the Confederate side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Date: 1861