Notated Music Image 1 of Old Abe the battle eagle song & chorus poetry by L. J. Bates, Esq.; music by T. Martin Towne, author of Our boys are coming home.

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Title
Old Abe the battle eagle song & chorus poetry by L. J. Bates, Esq.; music by T. Martin Towne, author of Our boys are coming home.
Other Title
At head of title: Inscribed to the 8th Wisconsin Regt. Old Abe the battle eagle, when history is well known throughout the North West, was carried by the Eighth Wisconsin Regiment in all their battles, and was equally exposed with them during their three years service.
Contributor Names
Towne, T. Martin (Thomas Martin), 1835-1911 or 12. (Composer)
Bates, L. J. (Lyricist)
Created / Published
H. N. Hempsted, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, c1865
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  warfare
-  Sheet Music
-  United States -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- Milwaukee
Genre
Sheet Music
Notes
-  Plate/Publisher number: 225.5
Call Number/Physical Location
Plate/Publisher Number: 225.5
Stern catalog 4989
Source Collection
Sheet Music from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0174
Online Format
online text
image
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Chicago citation style:

Towne, T. Martin, and L. J Bates. Old Abe the battle eagle song & chorus poetry by L. J. Bates, Esq.; music by T. Martin Towne, author of Our boys are coming home. H. N. Hempsted, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1865. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000174/. (Accessed May 22, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Towne, T. M. & Bates, L. J. (1865) Old Abe the battle eagle song & chorus poetry by L. J. Bates, Esq.; music by T. Martin Towne, author of Our boys are coming home. H. N. Hempsted, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000174/.

MLA citation style:

Towne, T. Martin, and L. J Bates. Old Abe the battle eagle song & chorus poetry by L. J. Bates, Esq.; music by T. Martin Towne, author of Our boys are coming home. H. N. Hempsted, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1865. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000174/>.