The waving harvest

Through the white and waiting fields

Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Franklin L. Eiland

Franklin L. Eiland was born in Noxubee county, Miss., March 25, 1860. He was reared on the farm and attended the old field school. The school house on the hill and the old Oaken Bucket, etc., etc., were objects of interest in his curriculum. He had traveled some before finally leaving home including a trip to Tx, but in 1882 he came to Tx to remain. November 13, 1884 he married Miss Mary E. Nisbett of Robertson county. She lived nine years. In 1894 he married Miss Ella May Kennedy of Van Zandt county. She lived only 10 days. October 21, 1896 he married Miss Minnie Jarushia Valentine of McLennan county. She still survives. They have one sweet little daughter, Mary Ella Oree. She is quite bright and is already starting music at the age of th… Go to person page >

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First Line: Through the white and waiting fields
Title: The waving harvest
Author: Franklin L. Eiland
Refrain First Line: Gospel in song unto you we bring

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Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Crowning Carols #d158

Eden Echoes #d123

Eureka Sacred Banner #d131

Glad Hosannas #d130

Gospel Songs No. 2 #d172

Reaper Songs #d60

Song Praise #d111

Songs of Redemption for Revivals, Campmeetings, etc. #d76

The Beacon Light #d105

The Gospel Garner #d143

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