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The children of the battle field

EP001.10.TMP.003 (RS122423)

Description

Cover depicts the three orphaned children of Amos Humiston, two boys and one girl.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1864
Physical Description
1 print : lithograph
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Sheet music project number: SMHNE067
GUSN
191891
Reference Code
EP001.10.TMP.003

Record details

Originator
Clark, James G. (Composer)
Lee & Walker (Publisher)
P.S. Duval & Son (Lithographer)
Other People
Bournes, J. Francis, Dr.
Humiston, Amos
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
portraits
songs (document genre)
Material Type
prints (visual works)
sheet music
Subjects
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Orphans
Notes
"To J. Francis Bourns M.D. of Philadelphia, Pa. this song is most cordially and respectfully dedicated by the author. The net proceeds of the sales of this music are reserved for the support and education of the orphan children"
Civil War; Orphans
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Publisher
Lee & Walker
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, Penn.
Location Note
Library and Archives. Stacks. Sheet Music. General Collection
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Carte-de-visite of "The Children of the Battle Field"

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