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Composed by:
Philip Paul Bliss, American, 1838 - 1876  Search this
Ira D. Sankey, American  Search this
Owned by:
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 9/16 in. (20.8 x 13.7 x 1.4 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1876
Caption:
Gospel Hymns No. 2, by P. P. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey, Harriet Tubman’s personal book of hymns.
Description:
Book of hymns by P.P. Bliss and Ira D. Sankey, 112-pages, discolored cover with black printing, text and binding. Text reads "Gospel hymns No. 2, BY PP. BLISS AND IRA D. SANKEY AS USED BY THEM IN GOSPEL MEETINGS."
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Blockson
Object number:
2009.50.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a64225cc-6a01-409e-b211-62ecc070fdbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.50.25