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O hallowed memories of the past

O hallowed memories of the past

Author: Sarah Flower Adams
Tune: DELIVERANCE (Barnby)
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Sarah Flower Adams

Adams, Sarah, nee Flower. born at Harlow, Essex, Feb. 22nd, 1805; died in London, Aug. 14, 1848, and was buried at Harlow, Aug. 21,1848. She was the younger daughter of Mr. Benjamin Flower, editor and proprietor, of The Cambridge Intelligencer; and was married, in 1834, to William B. Adams, a civil engineer. In 1841 she published Vivia Perpetua, a dramatic poem dealing with the conflict of heathenism and Christianity, in which Vivia Perpetua suffered martyrdom; and in 1845, The Flock at the Fountain; a catechism and hymns for children. As a member of the congregation of the Rev. W. J. Fox, an Unitarian minister in London, she contributed 13 hymns to the Hymns and Anthems, published by C. Fox, Lond., in 1841, for use in his chapel. Of thes… Go to person page >

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First Line: O hallowed memories of the past
Author: Sarah Flower Adams
Place of Origin: London
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Heart and Voice #d178

Heart and Voice #d180

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Heart and Voice #248

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #829

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #829

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The Churchman's Treasury of Song #186

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #351

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