Sleep Soldier Sleep
World War (1914-1918)
Soldiers--Songs and music
War--Songs and music
Song about soldiers in death waking when a higher power calls them on to heaven. Associated with World War I. Contains religious aspects. On cover photograph:" Posed by Thomasanne Payne, Authoress and Carl Stickelman, Sculptor, beside the First Monument dedicated to Peace, November 11, 1918-(by the Authoress). The picture includes the President's wreath and the Gresham flag." On back cover there is a promotion song "We Have Come Lafayette."
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Illinois Sheet Music Collection