He's Gone to the Arms of Abraham

Title

He's Gone to the Arms of Abraham

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Sheet music
Draft
American Civil War (1861-1865)
United States. Army
Armed Forces
Soldiers
War--Songs and music
War songs
United States. Army

Description

A "Comic War Ballad," Song depicting a soldier's life in the army as told by his loved one. Cover includes lyrics and chorus. "Respectfully dedicated to E. F. Dixey, Esq."

Creator

Septimus Winner

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863

Contributor

Septimus Winner

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

301009
423361878

Coverage

Philadelphia

Status

Needs Review

Percent Needs Review

100

Weight

200

Original Format

5
36 cm

Citation

Septimus Winner, “He's Gone to the Arms of Abraham,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 20, 2018, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/19439.