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    Abraham Lincoln: 1861 Inauguration Sheet Music. 10.25" x 13.5" example of the "Union March As performed by the U. S. Marine Band at the Inauguration of President Lincoln March 4, 1861... dedicated to Mrs. President Lincoln." Boston, Oliver Ditson & Company, disbound, 6pp complete, paper tape reinforcing spine. The inaugural ball that year was renamed the "Union Ball", in keeping with the secession crisis. If you search online, you should come across a recent video of the Marine Band playing this work. It's a catchy number!

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    September, 2020
    14th-15th Monday-Tuesday
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