There was a noble ark

There was a noble ark

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Published in 13 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: There was a noble ark
Author: L. H. Sigourney



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Children's Praise #d142
Choral Song #d228
Hymns for the Household and Sabbath School #d26
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d434
Juvenile Songs: religious, moral and sentimental, with brief exercises, adapted to the purposes of primary instruction #103Page Scan
Mother's Nursery Songs. New ed. #d65
Sabbath School Gems #d122
Sabbath School Gems of Music and Poetry: designed expressly for the Sabbath School #127aPage Scan
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #40bPage Scan
Songs for the Little Ones at Home #d208
The Child's Hymn Book #200Page Scan
The Infant-School Hymn-Book #97Page Scan
The Mother's Nursery Songs #42Page Scan
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