Protect The Freedman
African American Soldiers
A song about protecting the newly freed slaves because they fought in the war. Dedicated to "The honorable, the thirty -ninth Congress. Sung by Skiff and Gaylord's Minstrels."
Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick) and Collin, Luke
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Lyon and Healy
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.
Illinois Sheet Music Collection
Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick) and Collin, Luke, “Protect The Freedman,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 25, 2020, http://www.chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/31823.