We Mourn Our Country's Loss

Title

We Mourn Our Country's Loss

Subject

Garfield, James A. (James Abram) 1831-1881
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Buechel, Augustus
Funeral music
Death--Songs and music

Description

A "National Funeral March," composed in mourning of the loss of President James A. Garfield, who was shot on July 2, 1881, and died on September 19, 1881. He was the second president to be assassinated.

The cover depicts Columbia mourning the fallen president and presents Garfield and Lincoln among the angels.

Creator

Buechel, Augustus

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1881

Contributor

P. A. Wunderman

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

301133
426060090

Coverage

New York

Transcription

We mourn our country's loss.

National Funeral March.

New York,

P.A. Wundermann.

1013 3d Av.


We mourn our country's loss.

National funeral march.

Composed by

Aug. Buechel. Plain. (3) Lith. (4)

New York:

Published by P.A. WUNDERMANN, 1013, Third Ave.

Copyright, MDCCCLX P.A. Wundermann.

Copies for Brass or string Bands can be had by addressing the Publisher.

MARCIA. Maestoso.


4

ARMY AND NAVY COMPLAINING

COLUMBIA WEEPING. Cornet and Flute Solo

We Mourn our Country's Loss March - 2


5 YANKEE DOODLE. (in minor.) Quartette Solo.

We Mourn our Country's Loss March. -3


BULLETIN

Of the Latest Fashionable and Most Elegant

SHEET MUSIC,

Published by P.A. WUNDERMANN, New York.

In admitting to my customers the following List of my latest Publications, I beg to state expressly that they are all first-class, and that nobody will regret having purchased any one of them. Extra Large Discount to Dealers on all pieces marked *.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

5
36 cm

Citation

Buechel, Augustus, “We Mourn Our Country's Loss,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 22, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/20088.