A little maiden to our door

A little maiden to our door

Author: Josephine Pollard
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Josephine Pollard

Josephine Pollard USA 1834-1892. Born at NYC, NY, one of seven children and daughter of an architect, she attended an exclusive girls school, Spingler Institute, and was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Church. She was a founding member of the professional women’s club, Sorosis. She never married. She became an author, poet, and hymnist, writing many children’s books and for children’s magazines, including Harper’s, Scribner’s, and the New York Ledger. She wrote 44 books, mostly religious, for children, but also about history, birds, sports and games, and adventure stories. She also wrote 100+ hymn lyrics as well. She worked as an editor for the Sunday School Times and for the Methodist Book Concern, where she edited… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: A little maiden to our door
Author: Josephine Pollard
Refrain First Line: O 'tis there beyond the starry plain
Copyright: Public Domain



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Baptist Harmony #d4

The Amaranth #d3

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The Tree of Life #117

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