American am I

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American am I
Additional title: American am I, and glory in my country. [first line]
Additional title: Then haiol to our flag, and hail to the Union, which safely the storms of a century defied. [first line of chorus]
Egge, Edward G. (Composer)
Egge, Edward G. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York
Publisher: North Side Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Flags -- United States
Patriotic music
Sheet music
Content: Under caption title: National anthem.
Content: Cover includes images of the American flag and an eagle.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Edward G. Egge.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4939d4e0-c58e-012f-86da-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "American am I" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

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American am I