Protect The Freedman

Title

Protect The Freedman

Subject

Sheet music
Slaves--Emancipation
African American Soldiers

Description

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."

Creator

Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick) and Collin, Luke

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1866

Contributor

Lyon and Healy

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

200034
Illinois Sheet Music Collection
O-P

Coverage

Chicago

Original Format

5
34 cm

Citation

Webster, J. P. (Joseph Philbrick) and Collin, Luke, “Protect The Freedman,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 25, 2020, http://www.chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/31823.