Samuel Francis Smith my country "tis of thee by Marguerite E. Fitch

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Statementby Marguerite E. Fitch ; illustrated by Edward Ostendorf.
SeriesThe Sowers
ContributionsOstendorf, Edward, ill.
LC ClassificationsPS2873 .F58 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p. :
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2407409M
ISBN 100880620498
LC Control Number87042682

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The church-music composer Lowell Mason, a friend, had asked him to translate the lyrics in some German school songbooks. Samuel Francis Smith (Octo – Novem ), Baptist minister, journalist and author, is best known for having written the lyrics to "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", which he entitled America.

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By using our website you agree Samuel Francis Smith. 08 Aug Hardback. US$ Lyrics Composed by Samuel Francis Smith () Plainchant Melody by John Bull () My country, 'tis of thee, Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing: Land where my fathers died.

Land of the Pilgrims' pride. From every mountainside Let Freedom Ring. My native country, thee, Land of the noble free, They name I love: I love thy rocks and rills. In Memoriam." () by Samuel Francis Smith "Holmes, Oliver Wendell," in Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford,by Joseph Foster, London: Parker and Co.

(–) in 4 vols. "Holmes, Oliver Wendell," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J.

Dent & Sons. **According to his death certificate, he died in Holbrook. Winslow Mail, Janupage 7: Death Takes Samuel Smith At Snowflake Final rites were held at Snowflake on Wednesday afternoon for Samuel F. Smith, 80, for 33 years president of the Snowflake Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.a.

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