Notated Music Columbia the land of the brave
About this Item
- Columbia the land of the brave
- Contributor Names
- Shaw, David T. (composer)
- Beckett, T. A. (arranger)
- Created / Published
- George Willig, Philadelphia, PA, 1843.
- Subject Headings
- - Patriotic music -- United States
- - Popular Songs of the Day
- - Songs and Music
- - national expansion and reform (1815-1860)
- - Politics and Government
- - War and Conflict
- - Song later became popularly known as "Columbia, the gem of the ocean."
- sheet music
- 3 p.
- LC Classification
- Online Format
- Additional Metadata Formats
- METSXML Record
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Chicago citation style:
Shaw, David T, and T. A Beckett. Columbia the Land of the Brave. George Willig, Philadelphia, PA, 1843. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010470/.
APA citation style:
Shaw, D. T. & Beckett, T. A. (1843) Columbia the Land of the Brave. George Willig, Philadelphia, PA. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010470/.
MLA citation style:
Shaw, David T, and T. A Beckett. Columbia the Land of the Brave. George Willig, Philadelphia, PA, 1843. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010470/>.
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