Little Eva to Her Papa; Little Eva in Heaven
Songs and music
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
Uncle Tom's Cabin (Stowe, Harriet Beecher)
Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)
Two three verse songs, "As sung by Little Cordelia Howard, in the successful Drama of 'Uncle Tom's Cabin,' at the National Theatre, N. Y." Lyrics depict character of "Little Eva" from "Uncle Tom's Cabin" singing about death and Uncle Tom's freedom after she is gone. Second song, "Little Eva in Heaven" also printed on page. "As sung by J. B. Howe, at the National Theatre, N. Y." Lyrics for second song depict mourning for Little Eva.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
De Marsan, Henry
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