Just After the Battle, Mother

Title

Just After the Battle, Mother

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Mothers and sons
Soldiers
American Civil War (1861-1865)
War songs

Description

Illustrated three verse song and chorus. Lyrics depict wounded soldier telling his mother of the victorious battle he fought in and how he was shot. Color cover image depicts wounded soldier with angel on the battlefield on left and woman praying in front of a house on the right.

Creator

 Root, George F.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Contributor

Magnus, Charles

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301285
37540000503633

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
21 cm

Citation

Root, George F., “Just After the Battle, Mother,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 17, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22812.