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141. Hail, Columbia! happy land!

1.
Hail, Columbia! happy land!
Hail, ye heroes, heaven born band!
Who fought and bled in freedom's cause,
Who fought and bled in freedom's cause.
And when the storm of war is gone,
Enjoy the peace your valor won;
Let independence be your boast,
Ever mindful what it cost;
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Ever grateful for the prize,
Let its altar reach the skies.
Firm, united, let us be,
Rallying round our liberty.
As a band of brothers joined,
Peace and safety we shall find.

Text Information
First Line: Hail, Columbia! happy land!
Title: Hail, Columbia! happy land!
Publication Date: 1854
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: HAIL, COLUMBIA



Media
MIDI file: HailColumbia.midi
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