The flag of the free

Dear flag of our country, the emblem of freedom

Author: Marian Wendell Hubbard
Tune: [Dear flag of our country, the emblem of freedom]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Author: Marian Wendell Hubbard

Marian Wendell Hubbard was sent to be educated in Pawtuckett, Rhode Island at the age of nine, after the death of her mother. At the age of eighteen she worked in Philadelphia as a proof reader. At this time she also wrote articles and poetry for publication. She wrote hymns for an Elgin, Illinois publisher. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

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First Line: Dear flag of our country, the emblem of freedom
Title: The flag of the free
Author: Marian Wendell Hubbard
Refrain First Line: Then wave it aloft, our star spangle

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