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49 / words by Joqquin Miller ; music by Leila France
Alternative Title
France, Leila
Miller, Joaquin, 1837-1913
Overland Monthly Publishing Co
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Whitaker and Ray Co
San Francisco
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music Project
Rights Information
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For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano.
Page [4] reprints words of verses and chorus, and lists other compositions by France.
"Dedicated to the pioneers, miners and native sons of California"--Ill. t.p.
Title p. illustration: engraving of a bear foraging at a miner's claim.
"Published by consent of the Overland Monthly Publishing Co."--Caption, p. [2].
A photographic reduction and alteration of a previous San Francisco ed.
First line of text: We have worked our claims.
First line of chorus: Though battered and old.
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: Yes
Advertisements: No
Private owner.
1 score ([1], [2]-[4] p.) : ill. ; 28 x 17 cm.
Songs with piano
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
Gold miners--Songs and music
Gold mines and mining--Songs and music
California--Gold discoveries--Songs and music

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