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"The President's Own"


"The President's Own"

United States Marine Band

Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
Resumption March

Resumption March (1879)

The derivation of this march’s title was the resumption of the use of gold and silver coins in the United States after the post-Civil War inflation and depression.

Paul E. Bierley, The Works of John Philip Sousa (Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1984), 80. Used by permission.

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