High Treason and Brother Jeff

Title

High Treason and Brother Jeff

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
American Civil War (1861-1865)
War songs
United States. Army
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Treason
United States--Confederate States of America

Description

Seventeen verse song sung to the tune of "Joe Bowers." Handwritten notes on front: "Copy" "Presented by Guy Modglin son of Frances Modglin Ill. 6/12/1918." Lyrics depict foundation of the Confederate State of America and Jefferson Davis's rise to power.

Creator

 Modglin, Frank

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1861-1864

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301246
37540000503930

Coverage

Unknown

Original Format

1
22 cm

Citation

Modglin, Frank, “High Treason and Brother Jeff,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 17, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22773.