Freedom forever

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Freedom forever
Additional title: Columbia, land of freedom. [first line]
Additional title: Freedom forever! Our starry flag shall ever be unconquered. [first line of chorus]
Merrill, Helen (Singer)
Smith, F. (Lyricist)
Wedgefuth, L. C. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Publisher: [L.C. Wedgefuth]
Library locations
Music Division
Flags -- American -- 1890-1899
Patriotic music
Marches (Voice with piano)
Sheet music
Content: Supplement to the Sunday Examiner of May 22, 1898.
Content: On cover: Helen Merrill; American flag.
Statement of responsibility: words by F. Smith ; music by L.C. Wedgfuth [Wedgefuth].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0c27e840-c593-012f-93fd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Freedom forever