Department of Special Collections
William Penn Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

Content and design by John Bewley


Topics: George Washington

Music about George Washington in the Collection
Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.Illustration
Box 1
no. 7
Hail Columbia! : national air, with the original words / [words by Joseph Hopkinson ; music by Phile] Boston : O. Ditson, between 1842 and 1844 None Portrait of George Washington / Thayer
Box 15
no. 73
Song of the Union : op. 56 / written by John M. Crosland ; music by Geo. W. Hewitt Philadelphia : Beck & Lawton, 1860 None An eagle perched above a portrait of George Washington. On the left is a broken arch beneath bolts of lightning; on the right an eagle has dropped a banner reading "E Pluribus Unum"; at the center bottom is a scene of the Capitol Building towards which hands are extended with torches; to the left and right of this are feet trodding upon the Constitution and the Union
Box 39
no. 35
Valses de Colmbia à la Strauss : en deux suites : No. 1. Valses sur l'air "Hail Columbia" / composée sur des airs nationaux Americains et dediées aux amis de l'Amerique par Mathias Keller Philadelphia : A. Fiot, 1844 1374 Scene of a sailing vessel, with portraits of George Washington and Benjamin Franklin in the border / M. Schmitz
Box 1
no. 36
Washington's Grand March ; Washington's March, Battle of Trenton Philadelphia : G. E. Blake, between 1812 and 1814 None None
Box 1
no. 37
Washington's Grand March ; Washington's Quick Step / J. G. Osbourn Louisville : David P. Faulds, between 1858 and 1860 438-1 None
Box 1
no. 38
Washington's March
Also known as Washington's March at the Battle of Trenton
New York : G. Gilfert, between 1797 and 1801 None None
Box 41
no. 57
Washington's March ; Turkish March in the Cataract Philadelphia : G. E. Blake, 182-? None None

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