Penn Library Department of Special Collections

William Penn

Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

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Topics: War of 1812

Music about War of 1812 in the Collection
Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.Illustration
Box 1
no. 43
Decatur's Victory : a favorite new song / written by W. Strickland
Commemorates the defeat of the British frigate Macedonian by the frigate United States on Oct. 25, 1812
Philadelphia : G. Willig, 1812 or 1813 None None
Box 1
no. 46
The Heroes of the Ocean / written and composed by Mr. Hill
With references to Isaac Hull, Thomas Ap Catesby Jones, William Bainbridge, and Stephen Decatur
Philadelphia : G. E. Blake, 1813? None None
Box 1
no. 45
The Heroes of the Ocean / written and composed by Mr. Hill
With references to Isaac Hull, Thomas Ap Catesby Jones, and Stephen Decatur
Philadelphia : G. Willig, 1813? None None
Box 1
no. 47
Hull's Victory : a new patriotic song sung with great applause by Mr. Hardinge at the Philadelphia Theatre / written by Joseph Hutton ; composed by John Bray Philadelphia : G. Willig, 1812 or 1813 None None


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