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Dark night away hath rolled

Dark night away hath rolled

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Dark night away hath rolled
Author: L. H. Sigourney



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Anniversary and Sabbath School Hymns: or, the child's Sunday school music book. Nos. 1, 2, 3, and 4, Complete #58Page Scan
Anniversary and Sabbath School Hymns; or The Child's Sunday School Music Book #d19
Anniversary Hymns: or the Child's Sunday School Music Book Nos.1, 2, and 3 Complete #d18
David's Harp: or the Boston Sabbath school song book, containing a variety of pleasing tunes in all the various metres; also hymns, anthems, and chants...(2nd Rev. Ed.) #240Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #143Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d82
Juvenile Songs: religious, moral and sentimental, with brief exercises, adapted to the purposes of primary instruction #24aPage Scan
Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns. 4th ed. #d31
Mother's Nursery Songs. New ed. #d13
Sabbath School Gems #d31
Sabbath School Gems of Music and Poetry: designed expressly for the Sabbath School #38Page Scan
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #308Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d78
The Carol #d27
The Child's Hymn Book #136Page Scan
The Infant-School Hymn-Book #22Page Scan
The Mother's Nursery Songs #63Page Scan
The Social and Sabbath School Hymn-Book. (5th ed.) #269Page Scan
The Social Lyrist: a Collection of Sentimental, Patriotic and Pious Songs #d7
Youthful Voices #d44