Lot 780: Composer and bandmaster (1829–1892) who served in the Union Army, during which time he famously wrote 'When Johnny Comes Marching Home.' AMQS on an off-white 4 x 2.75 slip, signed at the conclusion, "Yours, P. S. Gilmore, New York, Mar. 7, 1881." Gilmore pens five bars of music, titling it at the top, "Columbia." In fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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