That's what he did for his country

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Title
That's what he did for his country
Additional title: At the door of the poorhouse, some sad sights are found. [first line]
Additional title: He was one of the Sixth Brigade, one oft hose heroes true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Robey, W. C. (Composer)
Robey, W. C. (Adapter)
Robey, W. C. (Lyricist)
Harding, Frank (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Boston
Publisher: Oliver Ditson Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Almshouses
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: The beautiful song and chorus.
Statement of responsibility: written and adapted by William C. Robey.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c8928b60-c58d-012f-d901-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "That's what he did for his country" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "That's what he did for his country" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). That's what he did for his country Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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That's what he did for his country