Edwin Markham

Markham's most famous literary work, the poem "Lincoln, the Man of the People" of 1922, was read at the dedication of the Lincoln Memorial.

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About

Markham, a native of the West Coast, grew up on a farm with 5 brothers and sisters. His writing often concerns working class individuals and merges artistry with political commentary.

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Books

Lincoln and Other Poems

By Edwin Markham

Songs

Sheet Music

114 Songs

Composer(s): Charles Ives

Free via IMSLP

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