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Uncle Sam's School Songs

Uncle Sam's School Songs

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Description (Brief)
Charles K. Langley’s and W. A. Ogden’s song book was a popular source of music for schools. It was distributed by Hope Publishing Company in 1897 and contained 292 songs. Later versions were produced by the Union School Furnishing Company. Both the front and back covers are patriotically decorated in keeping with the Americanization movement in the schools.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
songbook
date made
1897
maker
Hope Publishing Co.
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
muslin (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.2 cm x 13 cm x 1 cm; 7 9/16 in x 5 1/8 in x 13/32 in
ID Number
2014.0244.212
accession number
2014.0244
catalog number
2014.0244.212
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
subject
Education
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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