J. P. Webster

Timeline of works

  • [n.d.]
    Parlor Gems. A Collection of the Most Popular Songs and Duetts With Piano Accompaniment. Paul Vane, or Lorena's Reply.
    Place & Publisher John C. Schreiner & Son, Cotton Avenue Macon, GA
    Subjects:Seasons, Time, Love, Death, Sadness
  • [n.d.]
    Parlor Gems. A Collection of the Most Popular Songs and Duetts With Piano Accompaniment. Paul Vane, or Lorena's Reply.
    Place & Publisher John C. Schreiner & Son, Cotton Avenue Macon, GA
    Subjects:Seasons, Time, Love, Death, Sadness
  • [n.d.]
    Lorena.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Gardens, Stairways, Couples, Spires, Courtship, Love, Nostalgia, Time, Seasons, Death
  • 1857
    3 Beautiful Ballads. Lorena.
    Place & Publisher Higgins Bro's, 84 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Courtship, Love, Time, Human life cycle, Death, Heaven, Sadness
  • 1857
    Lorena.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Clothing & dress, Couples, Courtship, Love, Spires, Gardens, Stairways, Sadness, Grief, Seasons
  • 1857
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    Lorena.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Churches, Couples, Courtship, Love, Stairways, Panoramic views, Time, Nostalgia, Aged persons
  • 1857
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    The Universally Popular Ballad. Lorena.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Churches, Couples, Courtship, Love, Stairways, Panoramic views, Time, Nostalgia, Aged persons
  • 1857
    Prairie Flowers. Going Up and Coming Down.
    Place & Publisher Higgins, Brothers, 84 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Wealth, Prosperity, Pride
  • 1858
    The Fay of the Falls.
    Place & Publisher Higgins Bros., No. 45 Lake St. Chicago
    Subjects:Night, Nature, Symbols
  • 1858
    Two on Earth, and Two in Heaven.
    Place & Publisher Higgins Brothers, 45 Lake St. Chicago
    Subjects:Clothing & dress, Families, Children playing, Country life, Angels, Death
  • 1858
    Songs of the Land of Sunset. Onward.
    Place & Publisher Higgins Bros., 45 Lake Street Chicago
    Subjects:Dwellings, Farms, Bridges, Country life, Sunrises & sunsets
  • 1860
    Zula Song. Song and Chorus. From Webster's Western Gems
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Absenses, Sadness
  • 1861
    Flowers of Affection. Don't Be Sorrowful Darling.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 112 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Courtship & love, Optimisim, Contentment, Poets, Religion
  • 1861
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    Brave Men Behold Your Fallen Chief. Solo & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Portraits, National Emblems, Cannons, Civil War--Union, Patriotism, Memorial works, Military officers
  • 1861
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    Brave Men Behold Your Fallen Chief. Solo & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Portraits, National Emblems, Tombs & sepulchral monuments, Soldiers, Civil War--Union, Patriotism, Memorial works, Military officers
  • 1861
    Little Frock and Shoes. Song.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Bedrooms, Windows, Drapery, Weeping, Mothers & children, Grief
  • 1862
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    Uncle Sam's Boys.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Civil War--Union, Occupations, Patriotism
  • 1862
    Don't Be Sorrowful Darling. Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 451 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Portraits, Comfort, Seasons, Religion, Optimism
  • 1863
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    The Patriot Mother's Prayer. "Protect My Boy."
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Company Boston
    Subjects:Civil War--Union, Mothers & children, Prayer, Patriotism
  • 1863
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    Ha! Ha! Ha! That's So Too.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Caricatures, Civil War--Union, Patriotism, Campaigns & battles, Victories
  • 1863
    Paul Vanie, or, Lorena's Reply. Song.
    Place & Publisher H.M. Higgins, 117 Randolph St. Chicago
    Subjects:Unrequited love, Sadness, Love
  • 1865
    Songs of the Land of Sunset. Little Maud. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher J.L. Peters, No. 200, Broadway New York
    Subjects:Poets, Children, Death, Literature, Fictitious characters
  • 1865
    My Father's Grave. Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, cor. Clark & Washington Sts. Chicago
    Subjects:Grief, Love, Sadness
  • 1865
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    It Will Be Summer Time By and By. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, Cor. Clark & Washington St. Chicago
    Subjects:Symbols--seasons, Optimism
  • 1866
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    Protect the Freedman. Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Civil War--Union, Patriotism, Campaigns & battles
  • 1866
    Get Out of Mexico. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, Clark Street (Corner of Washington) Chicago
    Subjects:Rulers--Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph, International relations
  • 1866
    Get Out of Mexico. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, Clark Street (Corner of Washington) Chicago
    Subjects:Rulers--Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph, International relations
  • 1866
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    Get Out of Mexico. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Caricatures, Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph, Uncle Sam, International relations
  • 1866
    Protect The Freedman. Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Slavery, Campaigns & battles, Liberty, Patriotism
  • 1866
    Dog and Gun.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, cor. Clark & Washington Sts. Chicago
    Subjects:Hunting, Hunting dogs, Game & game birds, Shooting, Bodies of water, Autumn, Seasons, Lake lauderdale, Harvesting, Toasting
  • 1866
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    Our Neutral Friend.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington Street Boston
    Subjects:Caricatures, Uncle Sam, Ships, Eagles, Bulldogs, Forts & fortifications, Satire
  • 1867
    Hurrah For General Grant! Song and chorus.
    Place & Publisher Root & Cady, 67 Washington St. Opera House Chicago
    Subjects:Opera houses--interiors, National Emblems, Crowds, Ulysses S. Grant, Presidential elections, Patriotism
  • 1867
    Hurrah For General Grant! Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Root & Cady, 67 Washington St. Opera House Chicago
    Subjects:Opera houses--interiors, National Emblems, Crowds, Ulysses S. Grant, Presidential elections, Patriotism
  • 1868
    A Smoking His Cigar. Song and Chorus
    Place & Publisher S. Brainard's Sons Cleveland
    Subjects:Campaigns & battles, Presidential elections, Patriotism
  • 1868
    The Sweet By-And-by. Beautiful Ballad With Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Lyon & Healy, 20 Washington St. Chicago
    Subjects:Music stores, Commercial buildings, Time, Death, Heaven
  • 1868
    Sweet By and By.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 451 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Biblical references, Death, Symbols, Heaven
  • 1868
    Where the Little Feet are Waiting, or, The Golden Stair.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Children, Heaven, Symbols, Death
  • 1868
    Songs of the Present Time. Melodies of Beauty, Ideas of Progress, Words of Sense. The Past We Can Never Recall. Song and Chorus. Response to
    "When You & I Were Young, Maggie."
    Place & Publisher Root & Cady, 67 Washington Street Chicago
    Subjects:Birds, Spouses, Youth, Nostalgia, Human life cycle, Children, Death
  • 1868
    Where the Little Feet are Waiting, or, The Golden Stair.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Stairs & stairways, Heaven, Angels, Children, Death
  • 1869
    Our Own.
    Place & Publisher S. Brainard's Sons Cleveland
    Subjects:United States Capitol, National Emblems, Patriotism, Pride
  • 1872
    Seven Oud. Serio Comic Song and Chorus (Ad lib).
    Place & Publisher J.L. Peters New York
    Subjects:Card games, Caricatures, Law enforcement, Ethnic stereotypes, Dialects
  • 1873
    My Heart is Still in Michigan.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 277 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Homesickness, Time, Sadness
  • 1878
    Oh God, Hear Their Cry! A Beautiful Song. Suggested by the Terrible Yellow Fever Sufferings in the South.
    Place & Publisher S. Brainard's Sons Cleveland
    Subjects:Distress, Yellow fever, Religion, Prayer
  • 1880
    The Old Man Dreams. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 451 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Aged persons, Children, Fishing, Fathers & chidlren, Couples, Dwellings, Fireplaces, Angels, Death