“Little Mother” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song, "Little Mother" was by Erno Rapee and Lew Pollack. The music was published by Sherman, Clay and Company of San Francisco, California in 1907. The cover has a purple background with a photograph of a woman sitting by a spinning wheel thinking of her four sons. Subtitled “Mütterchen,” the song is a lullaby waltz from the William Fox production of “Four Sons.” There is an inset photograph of Bob Olsen on the lower left hand corner of the cover.
Currently not on view
Date made
composer; lyricist
Rapee, Erno
Pollack, Lew
Sherman, Clay and Co.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
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Data Source
National Museum of American History


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