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EP001.10.TMP.041 (RS25886)

Description

Cover depicts a man in a top hat approaching a log cabin. He is carrying a sign that reads "Harrison for President." "Composed and respectfully dedicated to Gen. William Henry Harrison, (Hero of Tippecanoe and Farmer of North Bend)."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1840
Physical Description
1 print : lithograph
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Sheet music project number: SMHNE540
GUSN
193699
Reference Code
EP001.10.TMP.041

Record details

Originator
Prentiss, Henry, 1801-1859 (Publisher)
Schmidt, Henry (Composer)
Thayer & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Lithographer)
Other People
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841
Descriptive Terms
generals
heroes
log cabins (houses)
presidents
Material Type
prints (visual works)
sheet music
Subjects
Whig party
Notes
Dedicated to Gen. William Henry Harrison, hero of Tippecanoe and farmer of North Bend. Harrison was running as the Whig candidate in the presidential election of 1840.
Included in the Sheet Music Images Database.
Politics
Publisher
Henry Prentiss (Firm)
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Location Note
Library and Archives. Stacks. Sheet Music. General Collection

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