O make me a very good child

O make me a very good child

Author: J. P. Morgan
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: J. P. Morgan

The identity of the Mrs. J. P. Morgan who translated this text is uncertain. Three candidates are proposed by Christine Nelson, a curator at the Morgan Library: Amelia Sturges Morgan (1835-62), first wife of J. Pierpont Morgan Frances Tracy Morgan (1842-1924), second wife of J. Pierpont Morgan Jane Norton Grew Morgan (1863-1925), wife of J. P. Morgan, Jr. It is not known which of the three read German and had an interest in poetry. (source: AGO Founders Hymnal, p. 97) Go to person page >

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First Line: O make me a very good child
Author: J. P. Morgan

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Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d358
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #555Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #139Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #139Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d321
Linden Harp #d106
Linden Harp: a rare collection of popular melodies adapted to sacred and moral songs, original and selected. Illustrated. Also a manual of... #122bPage Scan



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