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The Visitor

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Sheet music for "The Visitor," for tenor voice. The poem is written by Arthur Sampley and the music is by George Minter. The lyrics concern a dream wherein a man encounters the boy he once was - interested in freedom, truth, love, and fame instead of the heavenly.

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4 p. ; 35 x 138 cm., folded to 35 x 28 cm.

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Sampley, Arthur & Minter, George 1951.

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Sheet music for "The Visitor," for tenor voice. The poem is written by Arthur Sampley and the music is by George Minter. The lyrics concern a dream wherein a man encounters the boy he once was - interested in freedom, truth, love, and fame instead of the heavenly.

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4 p. ; 35 x 138 cm., folded to 35 x 28 cm.

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The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives

This project consists of eight archival collections reflecting the experiences of women, professional men, military men, Texas cattlemen, businessmen, farmers, and government officials from different parts of the country, with different political views and experiences. The project was funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

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  • 1951

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Sampley, Arthur & Minter, George. The Visitor, score, 1951; New York City, New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207753/: accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.