Javascript must be enabled to view this site.

Read our system requirements.

Hail! Winfield Scott!
1 of 1
Hail! Winfield Scott!
Item Details
Public
Creator
Baker, Everett L.
Composer
Culture
American
Title
Hail! Winfield Scott!
Work Type
Publications
Sheet music
Advertisements
Periodicals
Date
ca. 1852
Material
Letterpress printing
Measurements
Sheet Music: 12 1/2 x 9 in.
31.75 x 22.86 cm
Description
Item consists of eight pages from the periodical The Musical World and New York Musical Times, three pages of which contain a Winfield Scott promotional song by Everett L. Baker. The song is labeled a parody on 'Hail, Smiling Morn'. Item donor Susan H. Douglas identifies the song as deriving from the October 16, 1852 edition of the periodical
this date is not mentioned on the item itself. The remaining pages contain music for Beethoven's Funeral March on the Death of a Hero and advertisements and announcements for music products and events.
Repository
Cornell University Library, Rare & Manuscript Collections
Susan H. Douglas Political Americana Collection#2214
Subject
Sheet music
Advertisements
Periodicals
Politics
Promotional materials
Musical notation
Scott, Winfield
Pierce, Franklin
Heroes
Singing
Events
Education
Merchandise
Marketing
Songbooks
Sheet music
New York, New York
ID Number
2214.SM0055
Election
1852
Political Figure
Scott, Winfield,American, 1786-1866 ,Presidential Candidate
Political Party
Whig
Rights
This digital collection and its contents are owned and operated by the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library. Digital reproductions are provided for private study, scholarship and research use only and may not be downloaded for use in electronic or print publications (including web sites), exhibitions, or broadcasts, without permission [link to: http://cidc.library.cornell.edu/political/copyright.htm].
There are no known U.S. copyright restrictions on this image. The digital file is owned by the Cornell University Library which is making it freely available with the request that, when possible, the Library be credited as its source.
This image has been selected and made available by a user using Artstor's software tools. Artstor has not screened or selected this image or cleared any rights to it and is acting as an online service provider pursuant to 17 U.S.C. §512. Artstor disclaims any liability associated with the use of this image. Should you have any legal objection to the use of this image, please visit http://www.artstor.org/copyright for contact information and instructions on how to proceed.
File Properties
File Name
10638577.fpx
SSID
10638577