Top of page

Notated Music Humanity's cause: a patriotic service of story and song

About this Item

Title

  • Humanity's cause: a patriotic service of story and song

Names

  • Smith, Samuel Francis, 1808-1895
  • Lerman, J. W.
  • Farnsworth, H. A.
  • Meredith, I. H.
  • Linehan, Kathryne
  • Tullar, Grant Colfax
  • Smith, Samuel Francis, 1808-1895, lyricist
  • Cleator, Alice Jean, lyricist
  • Kirkland, Flora, lyricist
  • Highfield, Laurene, lyricist
  • Tullar, Grant Colfax, lyricist
  • Webster, George Orlia, lyricist
  • Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843, lyricist
  • Geraghty, Roberta T., writer of supplementary textual content

Created / Published

  • New York City : Tullar-Meredith Co., [1918]

Contents

  • My country, 'tis of thee / Henry Carey, S.F. Smith -- There's no land like ours / Alice Jean Cleator, J.W. Lerman -- Who will volunteer? / Flora Kirkland, Mrs. H.A. Farnsworth -- Sabbath bells / Flora Kirkland, I.H. Meredith -- The cross and the flag / Laurene Highfield, Kathryne Linehan -- Dear old flag / Grant Colfax Tullar, I.H. Meredith -- Under two flags / George Orlia Webster, Grant Colfax Tullar -- The star-spangled banner / Francis Scott Key, Samuel Arnold.

Headings

  • -  Popular music--1911-1920
  • -  World War, 1914-1918--Songs and music
  • -  Flags--United States--Songs and music
  • -  Choruses, Secular (Unison) with piano
  • -  Choruses, Sacred (Unison) with piano
  • -  Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
  • -  Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano

Notes

  • -  For voice and piano or for mixed voices (SATB) and piano.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  Staff notation.

Medium

  • 1 score (9 pages) ; 22 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • M1646 .H

Source Collection

  • Performing Arts Encyclopedia
  • WWI sheet music

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2009371256

Online Format

  • image

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

Rights & Access

The Library of Congress is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes. The written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as holders of publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. There may be content that is protected as "works for hire" (copyright may be held by the party that commissioned the original work) and/or under the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations.

Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permission ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item. Users should consult the bibliographic information that accompanies each item for specific information. This catalog data provides the details known to the Library of Congress regarding the corresponding items and may assist users in making independent assessments of the legal status of these items as related to their desired uses.

Items included here with the permission of the rights holders are indicated as such in the bibliographic record for each item.

In some cases, the Library was unable to identify a possible rights holder and has elected to place some of those items online as an exercise of fair use for strictly non-commercial educational uses. The Library of Congress would like to learn more about these materials and would like to hear from individuals or institutions that have any additional information or know of their history. Please contact:  Performing Arts Reading Room.

Suggested credit line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Smith, Samuel Francis, J. W Lerman, H. A Farnsworth, I. H Meredith, Kathryne Linehan, Grant Colfax Tullar, Samuel Francis Smith, et al. Humanity's Cause: A Patriotic Service of Story and Song. [New York City: Tullar-Meredith Co, 1918] Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/2009371256/.

APA citation style:

Smith, S. F., Lerman, J. W., Farnsworth, H. A., Meredith, I. H., Linehan, K., Tullar, G. C. [...] Geraghty, R. T. (1918) Humanity's Cause: A Patriotic Service of Story and Song. [New York City: Tullar-Meredith Co] [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2009371256/.

MLA citation style:

Smith, Samuel Francis, et al. Humanity's Cause: A Patriotic Service of Story and Song. [New York City: Tullar-Meredith Co, 1918] Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2009371256/>.