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Names
Sankey, I. Allan--(Ira Allan) (1874-1915) (Composer)
Sankey, I. Allan--(Ira Allan) (1874-1915) (Lyricist)
Crosby, Fanny (1820-1915) (Composer)
Crosby, Fanny (1820-1915) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Publisher: Ira D. Sankey
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Peace
Soldiers -- American -- 1890-1899
Sailors -- American -- 1890-1899
Harvesting -- 1800-1899
War allies
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration by Paul West; features angel with blue, yellow and green gown with inset illustrations of Ira D. Sankey; Fanny J. Crosby

Content : On back cover is printed a history of the American Thanksgiving and, George Washington's Proclamation of 1785 to set aside and observe a day of public Thanksgiving and prayer.

Content : On cover: composed & written expressly for the Thanksgiving number of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Content : Supplement to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, November 26, 1899.

Statement of Responsibility: Composed and written by Fanny J. Crosby and Ira D. Sankey.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: a3c83140-c594-012f-5aab-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A Hymn of Thanksgiving" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A Hymn of Thanksgiving" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). A Hymn of Thanksgiving Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec61-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A Hymn of Thanksgiving