TO THE CITIZENS OF THE UNITED STATES. FILLMORE QUICK STEP AS PERFORMED BY THE INDEPENDENT BLUES BAND. COMPOSED AND ARRANGED BY ALBERT HOLLAND.

Baltimore: Miller & Beacham, [1856]. 10 1/4" x 13 1/4". Lithograph of Fillmore by A. Hoen & Co., of Baltimore. [1], [1 blank], [3pp of music], [1 blank] pp. Light wear, Very Good.

The title page oval lithograph shows Fillmore surrounded by abbreviated States' names, each on a shield. It is captioned with Fillmore's inspiring quote opposing sectional conflict: "For my own part, I know only my country, my whole country, and nothing but my country."
In 1856 former President Fillmore ran on the American Party, or Know-Nothing, ticket, which favored restricting immigrants' rights and opposed the sectionalism of the Republicans and Democrats.
OCLC 271326115 [2- Baylor, Lincoln Mem. U] as of July 2020. Pratt Library Collection of American Sheet Music. Levy Collection of Sheet Music, Box 005, Item 013. Item #26376

Price: $500.00

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