Our Country's Flag Sheet Music

Our Country's Flag Sheet Music

Gumpert, G. OUR COUNTRY'S FLAG. SONG COMPOSED AND DEDICATED TO HIS EXCELLENCY ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. G. Andre and Co. Philadelphia. 1861. 5 pgs. "An example typical of the rash of patriotic Unionist prints exalting the American flag, that appeared at the outset of the Civil War.... "Our Country's Flag" is a handsomely drawn illustration appearing on a sheet music cover for a song composed by G. Gumpert, and dedicated to President Lincoln. A Union soldier stands before an encampment, holding the staff of a large American flag. To the left is a tripod of rifles and visible beyond are a sentry, several tents, and a cannon. On either side of the central scene is a trophy of military implements. (Library of Congress) Expected wear, overall in vg cond. 

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