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  • Notated Music

    The pride of our navy

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: W. F. Shaw Pu Co. - Frank, J. L.
    • Date: 1897

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  • Notated Music

    The proudest flag on earth

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: John Church Co. - Hall, O. O. - Forbes, J. Winchell
    • Date: 1888

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  • Notated Music

    The flower of America

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Ferrett & Co. - Herz, Henri

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  • Notated Music

    United States forever

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Jos. W. Stern & Co. - Lacalle, Joseph
    • Date: 1903

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  • Notated Music

    American boy

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Geo. Jennings Co. - Turley, Julia Adams
    • Date: 1898

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  • Notated Music

    Washington monument march

    sheet music | 1 score | For piano Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: W. H. Boner & Co. - Ullrich, F. P.
    • Date: 1897

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  • Notated Music

    Hail Columbia

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: W. A. Pond & Co. - [unidentified]
    • Date: 1876

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  • Notated Music

    Our flag is there

    sheet music | 1 score | On t.p.: Note by the Publisher. This song was written by an Officer of the American Navy during the war of 1812... Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - [unidentified]
    • Date: 18??

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  • Audio Recording

    James Bird

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: The second of two last verses on 4202 A1 is "defective." The "corrected" version is on AFS 4202 A2. Song depicts story of James Bird who distinguished himself for bravery on Lake Erie when Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry won a decisive battle against ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Audio Recording

    The Cumberland crew

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Civil War ballad about naval battle when the Virginia sank the Cumberland, March 8, 1862. Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Notated Music

    Columbia, empire of the free!

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hitchcock Pu Co. - Ford, John
    • Date: 1892

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  • Notated Music

    That banner a hundred years old

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: F. W. Helmick - Fox, Eddie - Devere
    • Date: 1876

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  • Notated Music

    For God and home and native land

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Henry Funk - Funk, Henry - Moffitt, E. P., Mrs
    • Date: 1880

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  • Notated Music

    America, I love you

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Kalmar & Puck Music Co. - Gottler, Archie - Leslie, Edgar
    • Date: 1915

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  • Notated Music

    Liberty until the end

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Gwirtz, Veo & Co. - Gwirtz, Jay L.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Centennial song and chorus

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. H. Hickok - Harloe, John - W. H.
    • Date: 1876

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  • Audio Recording

    Lily Dale

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Minstrel show song. Song is version of "Lilly dale," composed by H. S. Thompson. John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Groveland, California on July 31, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Thompson, H. S. - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Gentle Annie

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Mr. McCready's father used to sing this crossing the plains in an ox cart." Song is version of "Gentle Annie," composed by Stephen Foster. John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Groveland, California on ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Foster, Stephen Collins - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Notated Music

    The heroes of the U.S.A.

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Witmark & Sons - Kendall, Edwin F. - Bernard, Frank H.
    • Date: 1907

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  • Notated Music

    Liberty

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: William A. Pond & Co. - Kennedy, Harry
    • Date: 1884

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  • Audio Recording

    Lorena

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | This song, popular during the Civil War, is a version of "Lorena" with words by Henry De Lafayette Webster and music by Joseph Philbrick Webster. John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Groveland, California on August 2, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Webster, Joseph Philbrick - Webster, Henry De Lafayette - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Notated Music

    National thanksgiving hymn

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: William A. Pond & Co. - Morgan, Geo. W. - Keynton, John
    • Date: 1878

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  • Notated Music

    He did it for his country's sake

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Witmark & Sons - Mathews - Bulger
    • Date: 1892

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  • Notated Music

    American anthem

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Chicago Music Co. - McNeill, H. W.
    • Date: 1896

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  • Notated Music

    Our native land

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Morris, James Willard
    • Date: 1861

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