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Title
Barbara Frietchie, or, spare your country's flag
Additional title: In the peaceful town of Fred'rick, 'mid the hills of Maryland [First line of song]
Additional title: Spare your country's flag [Alternate title]
Names
Witt, Max S. (Composer)
Marlowe, Julia (1865-1950) (Actor)
Marlowe, Julia (1865-1950) (Dedicatee)
Roden, Robert F. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
Flags -- American -- 1800-1899
Women -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- 1860-1869
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design is photograph from scene from Fitch's play of people dressed in Civil War era uniforms and dress.
Content: On cover: "founded upon Mr. Clyde Fitch's successful drama now being played by Miss Julia Marlowe."
Content: Dedicated by permission to Miss Julia Marlowe.
Statement of responsibility: words by Rob't. F. Roden ; music by Max S. Witt.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 49739460-c594-012f-8654-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Barbara Frietchie, or, spare your country's flag" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Barbara Frietchie, or, spare your country's flag" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Barbara Frietchie, or, spare your country's flag Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Barbara Frietchie, or, spare your country's flag