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The Holy Bible : sacred song
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Creator : Gibbs, James G
Place Of Creation : Adelaide :
Publisher : S. Marshall,
Date of creation : [1862?]
Additional Creator : Hall, W. J. (William John) Hansen, Joh. Chr
Format : Sheet music
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Early locally composed sheet music of the day often reflected social events, such as the comings and goings of early Governors and their spouses and the visits of royalty.
Sir Dominick Daly was the Governor of South Australia from 1862-1868. This song is dedicated to his wife Caroline Maria who died at Glenelg in July 1872.

Coverage year : 1900
Period : 1884-1913
Further reading :

Australian dictionary of biography
Melbourne : Melbourne University Press; London ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1966-<2002>

From Colonel Light into the footlights : the performing arts in South Australia from 1836 to the present
Norwood, S. Aust. : Pagel Books, 1988

Holmes, Robyn
The collector's book of sheet music covers
Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2001

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