We Are Coming Father Abra'am 300, 000 More

Title

We Are Coming Father Abra'am 300, 000 More

Subject

Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Emerson, L. O. (Luther Orlando) 1820-1915
Bryant, William Cullen
Gibbons, James Sloan
Sheet music
American Civil War (1861-1865)
War--Songs and music
New York post

Description

Often attributed to a poem by William Cullen Bryant, the song honors Abraham Lincoln in support of his call for more Union soldiers. The poem was originally published in the New York Evening Post on July, 16, 1862 by James Sloan Gibbons.

Creator

Emerson, L. O. (Luther Orlando) and Bryant, William, Cullen and Gibbons, James Sloan

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862

Contributor

Oliver Ditson & Company

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

301128
14070694

Coverage

Boston

Status

Continue Transcribing

Weight

2000

Original Format

4
35 cm

Citation

Emerson, L. O. (Luther Orlando) and Bryant, William, Cullen and Gibbons, James Sloan, “We Are Coming Father Abra'am 300, 000 More,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 22, 2018, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20083.