“La Mascotte” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the comic opera, “La Mascotte” was written by Edmond Audran. This sheet music was published by various sponsors in New York, New York in 1898. “La Mascotte” (The Mascot) was a comic opera in three acts, originally published in 1880 about a girl who brings good luck (beginning the use of the word mascot to mean something that brings luck). The music was published as advertisement for both Knox Hatters and Bonnet Alcohol Importers, who are advertising their wares on the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pamphlet
sheet music
date made
1898
composer
Audran, Edmond
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/8 in x 6 3/4 in; 25.7175 cm x 17.145 cm
ID Number
1982.0440.27
accession number
1982.0440
catalog number
1982.0440.27
subject
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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