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Thread #8916 Message #173291
Posted By: paddymac
03-Feb-00 - 11:43 PM
Thread Name: Songs of the American Civil War
Subject: RE: Songs of the American Civil War
Don't overlook George Root's "Tramp, Tramp, Tramp". The lyrics seem a bit stilted by today's standards, but it was quite popular back then, and the melody was freely used for many other songs, then and since. "God Save Ireland" is but one example.