The Patriot Mother's Prayer

Title

The Patriot Mother's Prayer

Subject

Sheet music
Prayer--Christianity
Music--Religious aspects
American Civil War (1861-1865)

Description

Also known as: "Protect my boy." Song about mothers asking a higher power to protect their sons fighting in war. Religious song. Cover presents illustration of a woman with hands together in prayer. She is surrounded by cherub type faces.

Creator

Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick)

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863

Contributor

H. M. Higgins

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

200027
Illinois Sheet Music Collection
O-P

Coverage

Chicago

Original Format

5
34 cm

Citation

Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick), “The Patriot Mother's Prayer,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 25, 2020, http://www.chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/31816.