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    Julia Ward Howe Autograph Quote Signed From the "Battle Hymn of the Republic". AQS "Julia Ward Howe", 5" x 3", on heavy card stock, May 1896. Howe quotes her most recognizable line from Battle Hymn of the Republic: "Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord". "Battle Hymn of the Republic", set to William Steffe's already-existing music, was first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1862 and quickly became one of the most popular songs of the Union during the American Civil War. Fine.

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