Little Eva to Her Papa; Little Eva in Heaven

Title

Little Eva to Her Papa; Little Eva in Heaven

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
African Americans
Slavery
Slaves--Emancipation
Uncle Tom's Cabin (Stowe, Harriet Beecher)
Uncle Tom (Fictitious character)
Death, Grief
Bereavement
Little Eva

Description

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.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1853-1859

Contributor

De Marsan, Henry

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301306
37540000504078

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
26 cm

Citation

“Little Eva to Her Papa; Little Eva in Heaven,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 12, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22832.