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Keller's American hymn

Author: Matthias Keller

Born: March 20, 1813, Ulm, Germany. Died: October 13, 1875, Boston, Massachusetts. Keller studied music training in Stuttgart and Vienna, played violin the Viennese Royal Chapel, and was an army bandmaster for several years. He moved to America in 1846, where he played in theaters in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He later began making violins, and conducted opera in New York City. His works include: A Collection of Poems, 1874 --www.hymntime.com/tch… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Speed our republic, O Father on high
Title: Keller's American hymn
Author: Matthias Keller

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Favorite Hymns #d116

Hymn of the Faith #d228

Hymns for the King's Children #d105

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Popular Hymns Number 2 #232

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Songs of Hope for the Church and Sunday School #268

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Songs of Life #123

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The Assembly Hymn and Song Collection #150

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