Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)
Sung by chorus over opening credits
Music by Louis Lambert
Played a bit by a band in a Stephen Douglas parade
Music by George Frederick Root
Played by a band in a parade
Reprized by an Army band as Lincoln rides to the White House
Music by William Steffe (circa 1856)
Lyrics by Julia Ward Howe
Played and Sung by the crowd at the end
Music published in 1858 (authorship unclear)
Lyrics evolved in early 1860s (authorship unclear)
Instrumental version heard during Harper's Ferry sequence.
Traitional Irish marching song
Lyrics latter written by Willianm Rooney in 1900.
Melody with different lyrics heard at campaign rall
Traditional military marching song
Instrumental version heard at campaign rally.
Music adapted from "Little Pigs"
Lyrics by Alexander Coffman Ross
Sung by Raymond Massey when discussing the William Henry Harrison-John Tyler presidential campaign
Music adapted from "Old Rosin the Beau"
Lyrics by Jesse Hutchinson, Jr.
Sung by the crowd awaiting news of the 1860 presidential election