• Creator
  • Woodworth, Samuel; Kiallmark, George
  • Created Date
  • n.d.
  • Description
  • Excerpt from an unknown book with lyrics to "The Old Oaken Bucket." This was a popular song with temperance supporters because it extolled the virtues of drinking water.Printed above the lyrics: The words of this much-loved song were written as early as 1818 [by Samuel Woodworth] and were first sung to a Scottish air, "Jessie, the Flower o' Dumblane." The tune which is so familiar today was written by an English composer, George Kiallmark, and... more
    Excerpt from an unknown book with lyrics to "The Old Oaken Bucket." This was a popular song with temperance supporters because it extolled the virtues of drinking water.Printed above the lyrics: The words of this much-loved song were written as early as 1818 [by Samuel Woodworth] and were first sung to a Scottish air, "Jessie, the Flower o' Dumblane." The tune which is so familiar today was written by an English composer, George Kiallmark, and first published in 1870. less
  • Format
  • Ephemera
    28 x 20 cm.
    Scanned from original text or image at 600 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2010