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Composed by:
James Reese Europe, American, 1881 - 1919  Search this
Noble Sissle, American, 1889 - 1975  Search this
Eubie Blake, American, 1887 - 1983  Search this
Published by:
M. Witmark & Sons, American, 1886 - 1929  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 12 3/16 × 9 1/4 in. (31 × 23.5 cm)
Type:
sheet music
Date:
1919
Description:
This sheet music is for the song "Good Night Angeline" composed by James Reese Europe, Noble Sissle, and Eubie Blake. It was published by M. Witmark & Sons. The cover has blue and black printed text accompanied by illustrations in blue of a snare drum and a flugelhorn surrounding a black-and-white portrait of Europe. The portrait is below a black-and-white photograph of the 369th Infantry Regimental Band. The interior pages contain the music and lyrics printed in black and white. The back cover has an advertisement for the publisher with the first page of the sheet music for the song "Kiss Me Again" by Henry Blossom and Victor Herbert.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Military  Search this
Ragtime (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.79
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.79