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Lincoln's funeral march: performed by Menter's Band by C. Hess

Charles Hess1865

Ford's Theatre
Ford's Theatre

One of the many funeral marches composed in honor of President Abraham Lincoln in the wake of his assassination. According to theNew York Tribune on May 1, 1865, the City Band in Indianapolis, Indiana, played this song for Lincoln's funeral in that city on April 30, 1865.

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