Notated Music When wil dis cruel war be ober and gib us darkies rest?
About this Item
- When wil dis cruel war be ober and gib us darkies rest?
- Contributor Names
- Howard, Frank (composer)
- Howard, Frank (lyricist)
- Created / Published
- H. M. Higgins, Chicago, 1863.
- Subject Headings
- - United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music
- - Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
- - Minstrel music
- - United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American -- Songs and music
- - African American soldiers -- Songs and music
- - Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States -- Songs and music
- - Popular Songs of the Day
- - Songs and Music
- - War and Conflict
- - Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877)
- - Music associated with the Union side
- sheet music
- LC Classification
- Online Format
- Additional Metadata Formats
- METSXML Record
ContributorsH. M. Higgins
SubjectsAfrican American Soldiers
Choruses, Secular (mixed Voices, 4 Parts) With Piano
Civil War and Reconstruction
Participation, African American
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
War and Conflict
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Chicago citation style:
Howard, Frank, and Frank Howard. When Wil Dis Cruel War Be Ober and Gib Us Darkies Rest?. H. M. Higgins, Chicago, 1863. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200001426/. (Accessed August 31, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Howard, F. & Howard, F. (1863) When Wil Dis Cruel War Be Ober and Gib Us Darkies Rest?. H. M. Higgins, Chicago. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200001426/.
MLA citation style:
Howard, Frank, and Frank Howard. When Wil Dis Cruel War Be Ober and Gib Us Darkies Rest?. H. M. Higgins, Chicago, 1863. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200001426/>.