Over there where we shall meet

There's a land of pure delight

Author: W. C. Hafley
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: W. C. Hafley

W. C. Hafley, author, composer and teacher; born in McMinn County, Tenn., Sept. 28th, 1839; educated in the common schools of his native county, but being a great lover of books, earnestly sought to improve himself by the reading of books, spending his evenings studying "Kirkam's Grammar" and the Bible, while listening to his father playing "Arkansaw Traveler," "Fisher's Hornpipe," etc., on a well-worn violin; served in the Confederate Army, but so well had he spent his time with his books in his tent that on his return he was called to take charge of a school, which profession he followed for fifteen years, and in 1883 was elected superintendent of schools in his native county; attended a session of the S.N.M.I., held at Dalton, Ga., the y… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: There's a land of pure delight
Title: Over there where we shall meet
Author: W. C. Hafley
Refrain First Line: I'll be there, I'll be there



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Evangel Light #d133
From the Cross to the Crown #d166
Gospel Voices #d104
Gospel Voices No.3 #d297
Gospel Voices Supplemented #d198
Mizpah, a Book of Special Songs and Choruses #d23
The Gospel Trumpeter. Number 3 #54Page Scan
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