Political Songs
in 19th Century America

Politics in America has always been lively since day one. In the 19th Century, when printing was growing in America it involved a lot of singing, a lot of song writing and sheet music. It also involved some great satire, humor and classic protest songs.
We have collected a few of these pieces of political music.


Election Night
(or the musings of a politicianís wife)

Political Situations

March Along Democrats

Wake Oh Republicans Wake

Forward March Republicans

Wait Till The Votes Are Counted

Shall Women Vote?

Good Hard Cider (campaign song)

The Reason Why I Was Elected

The Soldierís Vote

The Humbug Reform

Down With The Plumed Knight

I Wish I Was De Mayor

Iím The Governorís Only Son

The Wheelbarrow or Cider Polka

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