General Grant's Boys

Title

General Grant's Boys

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Soldiers
Voting
Elections
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
United States. Army
United States--Confederate States of America

Description

Illustrared four verse song and chorus sung to the tune of ''Old Virginia Low Lands, Low.'' "Respectfully dedicated to the Army of the Potomac by James D. Gay." Lyrics depict singer inviting Confederate soldiers to join the Union and vote for Abraham Lincoln. Color cover image depicts Richmond, Va.

Creator

 Gay, James D.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864

Contributor

Magnus, Charles

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301228
37540000517757

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
21 cm

Citation

Gay, James D., “General Grant's Boys,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 17, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22755.