Lincoln Lies Sleeping

Title

Lincoln Lies Sleeping

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Grief
Bereavement
Death

Description

Illustrated four verse song and chorus sung to the tune of "Under the Willow." Lyrics depict national grief and mourning for Abraham Lincoln. Cover image depicts battle scenes on land and sea on either side of text and Lincoln's signature above image of tablets, books, and sword in center text section.

Creator

Upham, Nathan

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1865

Contributor

De Marsan, Henry

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301304
37540000516395

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
22 cm

Citation

Upham, Nathan, “Lincoln Lies Sleeping,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 22, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22830.