Our National Union March

Title

Our National Union March

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Rehm, Charles
Sheet music
Marches (Piano)
American Civil War (1861-1865)

Description

Cover depicts Abraham Lincoln in a gold frame surrounded by an American Flag and mythological figures symbolizing peace and war. Below Lincoln is an image of the United States Capitol and an inscription: "Most respectfully inscribed to Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States."

Inside cover contains a note dated February 3, 1862, from Lincoln to the composer, thanking him for the composition.

Creator

Rehm, Charles

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862

Contributor

Rehm, Charles (publisher)

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

301111
317733063

Coverage

New York

Transcription

"OUR NATIONAL UNION MARCH"

E PLURIBUS UNUM

PEACE WAR

MOST RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED FOR

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

BY THE COMPOSER

CHARLES REHM

Price 50 cents.

PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR.

FOR SALE BY J. F. LOVELL 80 NASSAU ST. & AT ALL THE PRINCIPAL MUSIC STORE . . IT IS ALSO ARRANGED FOR FULL BRASS & REED BANDS.

NEW YORK

83 FULTON ST. NEW YORK.


Executive Mansion.

Washington. February 3, 1862

My Dear Sir

It gives me great pleasure to acknowledge the receipt of your favour of the 29th January, accompanying copies of your "National Union March."

Permit me to thank you cordially for the honor done me, and the kind feeling evinced by you.

I am very truly

Your Obt Servt

A. Lincoln

Chas. Rehm Esq

Govrs. Id. N.Y.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

5
34 cm

Citation

Rehm, Charles, “Our National Union March,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 19, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20066.