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"...then a turn of a Methodist hymn..." Pg. 121

Southern Life as it Is


Title: Aunt Phillis's cabin; or, Southern life as it is. By Mrs. Mary H. Eastman.
Author:  Eastman, Mary H. (Mary Henderson), 1818-1887.
Publication Info: Philadelphia,: Lippincott, Grambo & co., 1852.
Collection: Making of America Books

Came across this and know a few folks have been looking for references to hymns being played on banjos, so just passing it along.  


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