COLUMBIA, THE HOME OF THE WORLD. [FIRST LINE: HAIL TO COLUMBIA, FAIR QUEEN OF THE OCEAN].

New York: Charles Magnus, [mid-1860s?]. Small illustrated broadside, 5" x 8". Printed in blue ink on notepaper, four verses and the chorus. Containing words only, no music. At the head of the broadside is a hand-colored illustration of the Capitol Building with several people walking on its grounds. Two short advertisements for songs and ballads by the publisher printed beneath song. Small glue remnants on the verso at each of the four corners where it may have once been matted. Two light horizontal folds with short closed tear at end of one [no text loss], else Very Good.

The words of this song are printed in "Songs for the Union: A Collection of Patriotic, National, Original and Selected Songs, Several of Which Have Been Written to Suit the Times," published by A. Winch of Philadelphia in 1861. Item #27877

Price: $65.00