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by Samuel Augustus Ward

Ward composed "Materna" in 1882 as the tune for the anonymous hymn "O Mother Dear, Jerusalem". However, it is more famously used with Katharine Lee Bates's poem "America" as the song "America the Beautiful".

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This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.