Description
Item Description:"H. DE MARSAN, Publisher of Songs, ballads, toy books, &c. No. 54 Chatham Street, N. Y."-- at foot.
"The Music of this song . . . 208 Bowery, N. Y."--beneath title.
binder 4, item 194
Companion to the song, "Just After the Battle" (see 000341-BROAD, 000342-BROAD and 000961-BROAD).
CPM copy inscribed "Mary Berdan." above title.
CPM sheet music #002416-BYULG (1862) credits date. OCLC #22865729 credits Root. OCLC #53000015 credits song as an American (Confederate) ballad. OCLC #48091378 credits song as a Minstrel song. OCLC #26531951 cites "Entered according to act of Congress . . . 1865 by J.W. Davies & Sons in . . . Virginia."
Notation: Lyrics only
Publisher is listed at 54 Chatham St. in NYC directories 1861-1863.
See variant editions: 000963-BROAD, 001359-BROAD, 001552- BROAD, 002407-BROAD, 002737-BROAD, 003118-BROAD, and 003234-BROAD.
Text of song within De Marsan "ship border" in three eight-line stanzas, first with chorus, war scenes in lower corners.
Variant of Edwin Wolf's American Song Sheets #1174c.
Without music.
Physical Description:1 broadside : ill. ; ca. 25 x 16 cm.