Temperance, tell the listening world

Temperance, tell the listening world

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 6 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: Temperance, tell the listening world
Author: L. H. Sigourney

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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Melodies for the Temperance Band #d113
Select Hymns #d424
Select Hymns: adapted to the devotional exercises of the Baptist denomination (2nd ed.) #495Page Scan
Temperance Hymn Book and Minstrel #d105
Temperance Hymn Book and Minstrel: a collection of hymns, songs and odes for temperance meetings and festivals #45Page Scan
The Canadian Temperance Minstrel #d29
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