Film, Video The battle hymn of the republic [illustrated]

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The battle hymn of the republic [illustrated]
Contributor Names
Howe, Julia Ward -- 1819-1910 (lyricist)
Werrenrath, Reinald -- 1883-1953 (vocalist)
Created / Published
Victor Records, 1917.
Subject Headings
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Songs and Music
-  War and Conflict
-  Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877)
-  Social Change
-  Audio track from Victor 45121-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (Content)
-  Illustrations used: Victor 45121 label ( -- Sherman's march to the sea / drawn by F.O.C. Darley. ( -- The burning of Columbia, South Carolina, February 17, 1865 / sketched by W. Waud. ( -- [Portrait of Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman, officer of the Federal Army] ( -- Sherman's March Through South Carolina - Burning of McPhersonville, February 1, 1865 ( -- Battle Hymn of the Republic [sheet music] ( -- Army of the James - signaling by torches across James River from General Butler's head-quarters / sketched by William Waud. ( -- Burning and Evacuation of Richmond, April 3, 1865 ( -- Battle of Savage's Station ( -- Ruins in Charleston, South Carolina ( -- [Cold Harbor, Va. African Americans collecting bones of soldiers killed in the battle] ( -- [Atlanta, Ga. Gen. William T. Sherman on horseback at Federal Fort No. 7] ( -- Charge of Colonel Creighton's brigade at the Battle of Ringgold ( -- The leader and his battles - Ulysses S. Grant, Lieutenant-General, U.S.A. ( -- Ruins of Secession Hall, Charleston, S.C. ( -- [Richmond, Va. Grounds of the ruined Arsenal with scattered shot and shell] ( -- The blockade of Charleston ( -- The victory of Roanoke, Feby. 8th. 1862: the brilliant and decisive bayonet charge of the New York 9th Hawkins Zouaves ( -- Destruction of the depots, public buildings, and manufactories at Atlanta, Georgia, November 15, 1864 The Fourteenth and Twentieth Corps moving out of Atlanta, November 15, 1864. ( -- Unidentified African American soldier in Union uniform with wife and two daughters] ( (Content)
motion picture
1 video ; 4 min.
Music Division
LC Classification
Victor 45121
Online Format
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Howe, Julia Ward, and Reinald Werrenrath. [TheBattle Hymn of the Republic illustrated]. Victor Records, 1917. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed February 24, 2017.)

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Howe, J. W. & Werrenrath, R. (1917) [TheBattle Hymn of the Republic illustrated]. Victor Records. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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