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American Autograph Shop (Merion Station, Pa.)

 Organization

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Samuel Francis Smith collection

 Collection — Folder: S1212
Identifier: S1212
Scope and Contents This collection includes a facsimile of the hymn, "America," written by Samuel Francis Smith in 1832 [1831], published by the American Autograph Shop in 1936. The item includes a facsimile of the handwritten hymn lyrics and its first printing in the form of a broadside announcing an Independence Day celebration at Park Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts on July 4, 1831.