Das Sternenbanner

Author: Francis Scott Key

Key, Francis Scott, was born in Frederick County, Maryland, 1779, and educated at St. John's College, Annapolis. He practised as a lawyer in Washington, District of Columbia, and was the United States District Attorney there till his death on Jan. 11, 1843. His poetical pieces, which were printed in various works, were collected and published in New York as Poems in 1857. His hymns in common use include:— 1. Before the lord we bow. National Thanksgiving. This Thanksgiving hymn for the 4th July was published in 1832, and was probably written for the celebration of that year. It is in use in Great Britain and America. 2. If life's pleasures charm [cheer] thee. The heart for God only. Appeared in The Christian Lyre, 1830.… Go to person page >

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First Line: O sagt kommt ihr seh'n in des Morgenroths
Title: Das Sternenbanner
English Title: The Star-Spangled Banner
Author: Francis Scott Key
Language: German



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Frohe Lieder #192

Jubeltöne für Sonntagschulen und den Familienkreis #d115

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Jugendharfe #A18

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Muntere Lieder #170

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend #d189

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend. Rev. #ad189

Singet dem Herrn; Liederbuch fuer Jugendvereine und Sonntagschulen #d116

Sonntags-Schul-Harfe #d124

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Sonntags-Schul-Harfe #102

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Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #273

Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirchen in den Vereinigten Staaten #d220

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