Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-51892 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-51892 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

The story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano and respectfully dedicated to H.T. Helmbold, chemist, manufacturer of Helmbold's Extract Buchu / / J. Queen del.

1864

James Fuller Queen

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The story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano and respectfully dedicated to H.T. Helmbold, chemist, manufacturer of Helmbold's Extract Buchu / / J. Queen del.

Date

1864

Description

1 drawing on white wove paper : watercolor over graphite underdrawing ; 36 x 27.6 cm, on mount 40.7 x 30.5 cm. | Drawing for sheet music cover, published as A Message from the Battlefield, composed by Mark Hassler, shows a wounded soldier surrounded by man, women, and a boy, in a hospital ward, with a bottle of Buchu on the bedside table. The young boy is wearing a Zouaves uniform.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA

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Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-51892

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