Understanding the Music & Life in Nineteenth-Century Cincinnati

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    Life in Nineteenth-Century Cincinnati Article. Selected Bibliography:
    • Contributor: Sklar, Kathryn Kish
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    Understanding the Music Article. And, apropos of Abbott's picture of the drunken vagrant, the temperance song also made its regular appearance in all types of popular songbooks. James R. Murray, the composer of the "Galop" heard here, also composed the temperance song "Who'll Buy?" (from The Pacific Glee Book [Cincinnati, 1869]). In spite of its boisterous mood, it is no comic parody but a genuine campaign piece ...
    • Contributor: Newsom, Jon