Sleep Soldier Sleep

Title

Sleep Soldier Sleep

Subject

Sheet music
World War (1914-1918)
Soldiers--Songs and music
War--Songs and music
Music--Religious aspects

Description

Song about soldiers in death waking when a higher power calls them on to heaven. Associated with World War I. Contains religious aspects. On cover photograph:" Posed by Thomasanne Payne, Authoress and Carl Stickelman, Sculptor, beside the First Monument dedicated to Peace, November 11, 1918-(by the Authoress). The picture includes the President's wreath and the Gresham flag." On back cover there is a promotion song "We Have Come Lafayette."

Creator

Payne, Thomasanne

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1921

Contributor

Thomasanne Payne

Rights

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

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

200046
Illinois Sheet Music Collection
R-S

Coverage

Grayville

Original Format

3
31 cm

Citation

Payne, Thomasanne, “Sleep Soldier Sleep,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 25, 2020, http://www.chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/31835.