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Three Cheers for our Jack Morgan

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Title: Three Cheers for our Jack Morgan.
Cover Title: Three Cheers for our Jack Morgan: A Camp Song.
First Line: The snow is in the cloud.
First Line of Chorus: Gather round the campfire.
Name(s): Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904, composer
Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890, lyricist
Type of Resource: notated music
Genre: Sheet Music
Copyright Date: 1864; 1866
Date Issued: 1864
Publisher: Blackmar & Bro.
Place of Publication: Augusta, Georgia
Extent: 5 pages
Identifier: FSUML-CSMC-H3898 (IID), Hoogerwerf 3898 (catalog number), Rivest 278 (catalog number)
Instrumentation: voice
Credit Line: Confederate Sheet Music Collection, courtesy of Warren D. Allen Music Library, The Florida State University
Note(s): "He swore to free his home, To burst her chains asunder, With sound of trump and drum, And loud Confederate thunder; And in the darksome night, By light of homestead burning, He put the skulking foe to flight, Their boasts to wailings turning."
Lyricist, Eugene Raymond, is pseudonym for John Hill Hewitt; information from Hoogerwerf, F. W. (1984).
The tune is "Old K.Y. Ky." by Dan Emmett; information from Hoogerwerf, F. W. (1984)
Library has 2 copies stored together in one container; later copyright date from second copy
Subject(s): Music -- Confederate States of America
Songs with piano
Popular music -- United States -- To 1901
Morgan, Jack
Library Classification: M2.3 .C61 C6
Held by: Warren D. Allen Music Library
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Sublocation: Confederate Sheet Music Collection
Goodspeed Collection
Host Institution: FSU