Children’s Primary Tune Book

Tune Book for the Primary Associations of the Children of Zion

Children’s Primary Tune Book, English.
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Eliza R. Snow, Primary Association.
1880. First edition. 59 songs.


Historical. This collection is out of print.

This edition is believed to be in public domain in the United States, either because it was published before 1925, or because it was published before 1964 and the copyright was not renewed. Any songs from before 1925 are in public domain and may be freely copied from their pre-1925 source. Individual songs first published between 1925 and 1964 may still be copyrighted, even if the collection has fallen out of copyright.

Flake-Draper Number: 7849 (Mormon Bibliography, 1830–1930) tunebookforprima00eliz; ChildrensPrimaryTuneBook

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1a. Gladly Meeting

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Unknown

1b. All Things Bright and Beautiful

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Unknown

2. Gather up the Sunbeams

Words: J. M. F. Snodgrass

Music: George Careless

3. The Children of the Saints

Words: John Nicholson

Music: Unknown

4. Nay, Speak No Ill

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

5a. Youthful Sonnet

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Unknown

5b. Am I a Soldier of the Cross?

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

6a. My Mother Dear

Words: S. Lover

Music: Unknown

6b. I Sing the Almighty Power of God

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: Unknown

7a. Evening Hymn

Words: Thomas Ken

Music: Unknown

7b. The Primary Song

Words: A. J. Crocheron

Music: A. J. Crocheron

8. Your Mission

Words: Ellen M. H. Gates

Music: Unknown

9a. How Firm a Foundation!

Words: Selection of Hymns, John Rippon, 1787; Robert Keen

Music: John F. Wade

9b. Little Things

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

10a. We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

10b. Morning Bells

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

11a. Don’t Kill the Birds

Words: C. B. Derry

Music: Anon.

11b. O, My Father!

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Lowell Mason

12a. We Want to See the Temple

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Willard L. Smith

12b. Forbid Them Not

Words: Anon.

Music: Anon.

13. Evening Prayer

Words: Mary Lundie Duncan

Music: Unknown

14a. Children of the Heavenly King

Words: John Cennick

Music: Ignaz J. Pleyel

14b. Live for Something

Words: Jennie A. Bisbee

Music: Unknown

15. The World’s Jubilee

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

16a. Lord, I Would Own Thy Tender Care

Words: Anon.

Music: Unknown

16b. When Samuel Woke

Words: Jane Taylor

Music: Lewis Edson

17a. Child’s Desire

Arr.: William B. Bradbury

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Greek melody

17b. Lord, Dismiss Us with Thy Blessing

Words: John Fawcett; Walter Shirley

Music: Jean-Jacques Rousseau

18a. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

18b. The Spirit of God Like a Fire Is Burning

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: English melody

19. Beautiful Zion

Words: George Gill

Music: T. J. Cook

20. Parting Hymn

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

21. To-day

Words: Luella Clark

Music: Evan Stephens

22a. O, Ye Mountains High

Words: Charles W. Penrose

Music: Henry S. Thompson

22b. Angel Whisperings

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Charles J. Thomas

23a. Great Shepherd of the Sheep

Words: William Walsham How

Music: E. B. Ferguson

23b. Around the Throne of God

Words: Anne Houlditch Shepherd

Music: Unknown

24. Love at Home

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

25. Come Let Us Anew

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: James Lucas

26a. Dare to Do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: E. B. Ferguson

26b. Trust the Children

Words: Unknown

Music: Unknown

27. Joseph Smith’s First Prayer

Arr.: A. C. Smyth

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

28. This Earth Was Once a Garden Place

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Anon.

29a. Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

29b. Gold and Tinsel

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: E. B. Ferguson

30. Beautiful Star

Words: James Sayles

Music: James Sayles

31a. Gather Them into the Fold

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: Unknown

31b. O Come, Children, Come

Words: Cora Daniels

Music: Unknown

32. A Happy Band of Children

Words: A. Parsons

Music: Edwin F. Parry

33a. My Own Home

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Anon.

33b. Put Me in My Little Bed

Words: Dexter Smith

Music: Charles A. White

34. Farewell All Earthly Honors

Words: Mary W. Bone

Music: William B. Bradbury

35. Sweet Hour of Prayer

Words: William W. Walford

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

36. Children, Do You Love Each Other?

Words: Anon.

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

37. In Our Lovely Deseret

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George F. Root

38. Dearest Children, God Is Near You

Words: Charles L. Walker

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

39a. Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

39b. A Thanksgiving Hymn

Words: A. N. K.

Music: Edwin F. Parry

40. Hope of Israel

Words: Joseph L. Townsend

Music: William Clayson

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