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Publisher:
Oliver Ditson  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 32.385 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Publishing date:
1843
Description:
<p>This sheet music is for the song β€œThe Grave of Bonaparte,” by L. Leath. It was published by Oliver Ditson in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1843. The cover indicates this song was β€œ performed at the principal concerts of the Hutchinson Family.”</p>
<p>The Hutchinson Family Singers were an American family vocal group that sang in four-part close harmony, and featured in their repertoire political, social, comic, sentimental and dramatic works. They toured throughout New England and traveled with Frederick Douglass and performed in England in 1845.</p>
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
1986.0588.05
Accession number:
1986.0588
Catalog number:
1986.0588.05
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eee7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682005