From Our Johnson’s Island Collection – A Rare Piece of Sheet Music Entitled “Star of My Future Life” Written By Asa Hartz. PLUS: 4 Poems Written by Hartz on Johnson’s Island & 1 Poem by CS General Jeff Thompson – Dated 1864
The sheet music was published in Cincinnati in 1864 while Asa Hartz was a prisoner. The 4 poems written by him in ink are “The Vacant Chair”, “The Dying Prisoner of War”, “The Captive on Lake Erie”, and “Lines to my Brother”. The poem done by General Jeff Thompson is entitled, “My Mother is Dead”.
An interesting collection of poetry from this famous prison.
#A528 – Price $295