Music of Old Nebraska

 

 

       

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  Title   Sleeping for the Flag: Solo and Chorus
  Composer  Maj. Josiah B. Ferguson  
  Lyricist   Chas. H. Gould 
  Original Publication  Lincoln, Nebraska: Ferguson Music Co., 1894  
  Subjects   Songs with piano; Choruses; Composers - Nebraska;   Lyricists - Nebraska; Publishers and publishing - Nebraska; Military music; Patriotic music            
  Digital Publication  Polley Music Library [Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries],2004.  Sheet music pages were scanned at 300 dpi and saved as uncompressed TIFF images using an Epson Expression 1640 XL scanner and Silverfast AI scanning software.  The thumbnail and access images of the covers were converted to JPEGs at 144 pixels high and 350 pixels high respectively.  Score pages were converted to Gray Scale to enhance legibility.  Covers and scores were saved as high and low resolution Adobe 6 PDFs for web presentation.
  First Line  Thou art sleeping comrades sleeping
  First Line Chorus  Wild vines creeping where you're sleeping    
  Rights  This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
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