Book/Printed Material Booklet, "Waiting for the Morning and Other Poems" by Horatio Gates Spafford
About this Item
- Booklet, "Waiting for the Morning and Other Poems" by Horatio Gates Spafford
- Contributor Names
- American Colony (Jerusalem)
- Revell, F. H. (Publishing director)
- Spafford, Horatio Gates, 1828-1888 (Author)
- Created / Published
- F. H. Revell, Chicago, Illinois, 1878
- Subject Headings
- - Hymns
- - Sacred poetry
- - Spafford, Horatio G., 1828-1888
- - Lee, Margaret W. Spafford, c. 1830-1891
- - Pamphlets
- - United States -- Illinois -- Chicago
- - Copyright 1878 by F. H. Revell, Publisher of Evangelical Literature, 148 and 149 Madison St., Chicago. Printed by Ottawa & Company, Printers, Chicago. Printed pamphlet, 53 pp.
- - Contains Spafford poems adapted as verse for sacred hymns. Contains 20 poems based on Biblical citations, including "Waiting for the Morning," "The Word of the Lord," "Redemption Draweth Nigh," "How Long O Lord?," "Temperance Hymn," the Spafford classic "It is Well With My Soul" (p. 44), based on John 15:16, and others.
- - Concludes with advertisement for "Twenty Reasons for Believing that the Second Coming of the Lord is Near" by Horatio Gates Spafford, a 24 pp. pamphlet from the same publisher.
- - Bookplate from the Library of Bertha Spafford Vester and Frederick Vester, The American Colony, Jerusalem. Title page signed by H. G. Spafford [author] and Margaret Lee [original owner of the pamphlet, American Colony member, and sister of H. G. Spafford], with hand-penciled revisions in the poems by H. G. Spafford.
- pamphlet 6" x 4 5/8" closed
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Part I, Box 1, Folder 15: American Colony Jerusalem
- Source Collection
- American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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American Colony, F. H Revell, and Horatio Gates Spafford. Booklet, "Waiting for the Morning and Other Poems" by Horatio Gates Spafford. F. H. Revell, Chicago, Illinois, 1878. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.002/. (Accessed October 17, 2017.)
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American Colony, Revell, F. H. & Spafford, H. G. (1878) Booklet, "Waiting for the Morning and Other Poems" by Horatio Gates Spafford. F. H. Revell, Chicago, Illinois. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.002/.
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American Colony, F. H Revell, and Horatio Gates Spafford. Booklet, "Waiting for the Morning and Other Poems" by Horatio Gates Spafford. F. H. Revell, Chicago, Illinois, 1878. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.002/>.