God shed His grace on thee https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/from+sea+to+shining+sea, Spanning from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean (and vice versa). see more » You can sign in to vote the answer. And every gain divine. For purple mountain majesties The image of alabaster cities gleaming is a good one, although American cities don't actually go in for marble too much. Thine alabaster cities gleam Ward's music combined with Bates's poem were first published together in 1910 and titled "America the Beautiful". Bing Crosby included the song in a medley on his album 101 Gang Songs (1961). O beautiful for spacious skies,For amber waves of grain,For purple mountain majestiesAbove the fruited plain!America! Each track on the album was written by Cash; none of them were released as singles. There was a movement after the First World War to have Ameirca the Beautiful named the national anthem. Carmen Dragon", "Materna (O Mother Dear, Jerusalem) / Samuel Augustus Ward [hymnal]:Print Material Full Description: Performing Arts Encyclopedia, Library of Congress", "A Stirring Story Behind 'America the Beautiful, "Who Wrote "America the Beautiful"? America! origin: "He shall have dominion from sea to sea and from the "America the Beautiful" is an American patriotic song. ", "Coca-Cola's "It's Beautiful" Super Bowl Ad Brings Out Some Ugly Americans", "Coca-Cola ran a Super Bowl commercial about diversity and inclusion and people are mad", http://www.americanheritage.org/Elementary_Extraction_15-America_the_Beautiful_TX.pdf, MP3 and RealAudio recordings available at the United States Library of Congress, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=America_the_Beautiful&oldid=985253771, Articles with unsourced statements from February 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 21:49.
Originally used in the charters of some of the English colonies in North America. She wrote other versions later, in 1904 and 1913. ", God shed his grace on thee, And crown thy good with brotherhood, One said: "Farrah Abraham is apparently dead-set on flashing her woman waffle, Barton Seaver's American Seafood: Heritage, Culture & Cookery, America the beautiful captures the essence of our country and reminds us that we are and always will be one people, I'm a conservative, Hispanic Republican, and I'm voting Trump, by Weston Martinez - If he stays tough on immigration and doesn't take the path of least resistance, Trump is deserving of my vote - and that of every other red, white and blue constitutional conservative, The text she was talking about was Caribbean-American poet June Jordan's Reagan-era epic ", leger.co.uk, 01709 787 463 If you want to take the words of the Star Spangled Banner to heart, you can head, A: "Wow, you guys are really going to travel from sea to shining sea, huh?" Oh say can you seeBy the dawn's early lightWhat so proudly we hailedAt the twilight's last gleaming?Whose broad stripes and bright starsThrough the perilous fightO'er the ramparts we watchedWere so gallantly streaming.And the rockets' red glareThe bombs bursting in airGave proof through the night,That our flag was still there.Oh say does that star-spangled banner yet wave,O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave! America! "And the star-spangled banner in triumph shall waveO'er the land of the free and the home of the brave! All the wonder of America seemed displayed The phrase comes from the song "America the Beautiful.