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The star spangled banner / arranged as a song with chorus by C. Merkley
Alternative Title
Star-spangled banner (Song)
Key, Francis Scott, 1779-1843
Watton, S
Merkley, C
Smith, John Stafford, 1750-1836
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
San Francisco Examiner
San Francisco
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music Project
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For voice, chorus (SATB) and piano.
Caption title.
Music doubtfully ascribed to John Stafford Smith.
Words by Francis Scott Key.
T.p. illustration: backdrop of (49-star) American flag, starry field at right top, inset with a wreath containing a pen-and-ink drawing of Constitution Hall, Philadelphia / Faber.
Additional verses printed as text on p. 4.
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: Yes
Advertisements: No
Paramount Theater of the Arts Music Library.
1 score (3, [1] p.) : col. ill. ; 24 x 31 cm.
Songs with piano
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
National songs--United States
Patriotic music--United States
Spanish-American War, 1898--Songs and music

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