It’s Time for Every Boy to Be a Soldier

Harry Tierney and Alfred Bryan. 1917.

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Presidents Lincoln and Wilson look on as a soldier stands at attention. The song’s lyrics implore American men to “shout those noble words of Lincoln … ‘That the nation of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth.’”

Metadata Details
Item Type Sheet music
Title It’s Time for Every Boy to Be a Soldier
Creator Harry Tierney and Alfred Bryan
Publication Date 1917
Call Number Driscoll, Section 6, Box 150, Lincoln Folder
Location General Collections