O Columbia the gem of the ocean, The home of the brave and the free, The shrine of each patriot's devotion, A world offers homage to thee, Thy mandates make heroes assemble, When liberty's form stands in view; Thy Banners make tyranny tremble, When born by the red, white and blue. plus-circle Add Review. Size 12.0 Source 78 User_cleaned Ed Nuestro User_metadataentered Matthew Werkmeister User_transferred Matthew Werkmeister . Columbia, The Gem of the Ocean - Ray Anthony and His Orchestra;Thomas a Becket;Ray Anthony Notes The recording on the other side of this disc: More Than I Care to Remember . Composed c. … comment. When borne by the red, white and blue! "Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean" is an American patriotic song which was popular in the United States during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Reviews Reviewer: brewbot - - July 22, … Show More. "Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean" is a United States patriotic song which was popular during the 19th and early 20th centuries. It was used occasionally as an unofficial national anthem in competition with "Hail, Columbia" and "The Star-Spangled Banner" until the latter's formal adoption as the national anthem of the United States during 1931. Thy mandates make heroes assemble When Liberty’s form stands in view. 78_columbia-the-gem-of-the-ocean_harry-macdonough-shaw_gbia0115091a Location USA Scanner Internet Archive Python library 1.7.7 Scanningcenter George Blood, L.P. First line: O Columbia, the gem of the ocean / Oh, Columbia, the gem of the ocean / O Columbia, the gem of the ocean, The home Original language: English Words: David T. Shaw; Thomas A. Becket Sr. In 1969, "Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean" was the music performed by a U.S. Navy Band embarked aboard USS Hornet as one of the ship's helicopters recovered the Apollo 11 astronauts from their capsule named Columbia after a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean. COLUMBIA THE GEM OF THE OCEAN (Words & music: David T. Shaw (1843) / Arranged by T. A’Beckett) O Columbia the gem of the ocean, The home of the brave and the free, The shrine of each patriot’s devotion, A world offers homage to thee, Thy mandates make heroes assemble, When liberty’s form stands in view; Thy Banners make tyranny tremble, When born by the red, white and blue. When born by the red, white and blue, O, Columbia! Thy banners make tyranny tremble When borne by the red, white and blue!

the gem of the ocean, The home of the brave and the free, The shrine of each patriot’s devotion, A world offers homage to thee.