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    [ Facsimile of Keim manuscript]

    manuscript | 1 manuscript photostat, mounted on cardboard | This copy of the Star spangled banner was written by Key in 1842 for his friend Gen. George Keim of Reading, PA. (Content). Inscription at bottom: "to Gen. Keim." Part of an assortment of uncatalogued clippings and photostats relating to the Star Spangled Banner, housed in the Music Division. Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Key, F. S.
    • Date: 1842
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    [ Facsimile of first newspaper printing of The star spangled banner]

    1 photostat of newspaper article | Published in the" Baltimore Patriot and Evening Advertiser." Part of an assortment of uncatalogued clippings and photostats relating to the Star Spangled Banner, housed in the Music Division.

    • Contributor: Munroe & French - [key, Francis Scott]
    • Date: 1814-09-20
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    Cuckoo! Cuckoo! All Sing Cuckoo!

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 ½ in. ; 6 p. | 1894 Presidential Campaign - anti-Grover Cleveland (General). John Morgan called Cleveland followers "cuckoos" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Emil Wulschner & Son - Flat Senior [pseud.] - C. Sharp Junior [pseud.]
    • Date: 1894

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    Ye Tailor Man Song and Chorus

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1868 Presidential Campaign - against Andrew Johnson (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Lyon & Healy - Foster, E.W.
    • Date: 1868

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    Hurrah! For Hays and Honest Ways! Campaign Song & Chorus

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1876 Presidential Campaign - Rutherford B. Hayes (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: John F. Perry & Co. - Foster, E.W.
    • Date: 1876

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    The Farmer's Dream A Campaign Song

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1896 Presidential Campaign - William McKinley (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Leander Fisher - Fisher, Leander - Sangster, Rena N.
    • Date: 1896

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    For Right and Dear "Old Glory"

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 ½ in, ; 6 p. | 1900 Presidential Campaign - William McKinley (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: American Publishing Co. - Hoorn, Hofwyl
    • Date: 1900

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    Vote for the Right Man

    Sheet music | 12 1/4 x 9 1/8 in. ; 4 p. | 1920 Presidential Campaign (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Emma A. Parker - Jay, Harry - Parker, Emma A.
    • Date: 1920

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    When Harrison Heard the Bugle's Call

    Sheet music | 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1892 Presidential Campaign - Benjamin Harrison incumbent (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The John Church Co. - Montgomery, Charles R.
    • Date: 1892

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    Grant - A Nation's Hero Campaign Song

    Sheet music | 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1868 Presidential Campaign - Ulysses S. Grant (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Brainard & Sons - Rogers, W.T.
    • Date: 1868

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    Democracy's Lament

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p | 1896 Presidential Campaign - William McKinley (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Chas. E. Williams - E.A.S. - Williams, Charles Evarts
    • Date: 1896

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    Good Times Will Come In When Grover Goes Out

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 ½ in. ; 6 p. | 1896 Presidential Campaign - pro-Williams Jennings Bryan (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J.R. Bell - Scott, R.D. - Scott, R. D.
    • Date: 1896

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    President Taft, He's All Right

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 ½ in, ; 4 p. | 1912 Presidential Campaign - William Howard Taft (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: W.J. Applegate - Thoré, Julian - Applegate, W.J.
    • Date: 1912

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    They Saved our Flag Song and Chorus

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1880 Presidential Campaign - James Garfield (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: John Church & Co. - Westendorf, Thomas P. (thomas Payne)
    • Date: 1880

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    Ben Butler is Our Candidate

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 4 p. | 1884 Presidential Campaign - Greenback Party (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: [worley Lithographers] - Coates, Thomas - Richards, Phillip
    • Date: 1884

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    A Full Dinner Pail Was Once Their Cry

    Sheet music | 12 ½ x 9 1/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1920 Presidential Campaign - James Cox (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. J. Kiser - Hesselberg, Edouard - Kiser, A.J.
    • Date: 1920

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    Give the Devil His Dues

    Sheet music | 12 ½ x 9 1/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1920 Presidential Campaign - against Warren G. Harding (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A.J. Kiser - Hesselberg, Edouard - Kiser, A.J.
    • Date: 1920

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    Dad's Old Silver Dollar Is Good Enough for Me

    Sheet music | 13 3/4 x 10 3/8 in. ; 6 p. | 1896 Presidential Campaign - William Jennings Bryan (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Skidmore Heck - Volney, James
    • Date: 1896

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    Around the Hancock Banner - Throng - Alike the Blue and Gray

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1880 Presidential Campaign - Winfield Hancock (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: John Church & Co. - Levoy, Leon
    • Date: 1880

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    Mary Blaine

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 4 p. | 1884 Presidential Campaign - anti-James Blaine (General). Utilizing the familiar air of "Mary Blane" for patriotic purposes (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hitchcock's Music Store - Warren, Benjamin
    • Date: 1884

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    The Red Bandana

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1888 Presidential Campaign - Grover Cleveland (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Mitchell, J.F.
    • Date: 1888

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    The Mugwumps Met Him on the Way

    Sheet music | 14 x 10 3/4 in. ; 6 p. | 1888 Presidential Campaign - Grover Cleveland (General). To the John Brown tune (Source). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Brainard's Sons - Yankee Freetrade [pseud.]
    • Date: 1888

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    Stonewall Wilson

    Sheet music | 13 3/4 x 10 ½ in. ; 6 p. | 1916 Presidential Campaign - Woodrow Wilson (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: National Music Publishing Co. - Mortimer, Robert
    • Date: 1916

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    Upon a Cross of Gold

    Sheet music | 14 x 11 in. ; 6 p. | 1896 Presidential Campaign - William Jennings Bryan (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: F.W. Pershing - Pershing, Hattie - Ashe, Robert
    • Date: 1896

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    And That is How Benny Got In A Song for the Coming Campaign

    Sheet music | 14 x 11 in. ; 4 p. | 1892 Presidential Campaign - Grover Cleveland (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J.W. Ford - Rojamdrof [pseud. For J.W. Ford?]
    • Date: 1892

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