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Object ID Music-7
Object Name Music, Sheet
Title Sheet Music, "The Picture on the Wall"
Scope & Content Sheet Music, 5 pp. ; Simple cover features title/comp/publ. info surrrouned by simple decorated border ; Dedicated to Thomas Richardson Churchill, Boston, Mass. ; "I hear the press of eager fee, Upon my parlor floor; a moment, and my willing arms Enclasp my boy once more. I feel his warm breath on my cheek, But when his name I call, a shadowy finger points me to His picture on the wall. Among the brave and loyal, How many lov'd ones fall!" ; music by Henry C. Work ; published by Root &Cady, 95 Clark St., Chicago
Date c1864
Creator Work, Henry Clay (comp); Root & Cady (pub);
Search Terms Civil War, 1861-1865
Composers
Work, Henry Clay, 1832-1884