Inspired By

Since the publication of “Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!” in 1864 there have been several adaptations of the well known melody.  Additionally, several current magazines have referenced the song in published articles and blog posts.  The fact that the tune has been used and referenced for so long reinforces the idea that it was a staple of the Civil War period in American memory.

This timeline allows readers to see, hear and read some of the works that have been inspired by “Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!”.  For additional versions of the song, visit The Library of Congress webpage.