“Short and Sweet” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Short and Sweet” was written and composed by Caroline Lowthian and published by Chappell and Co. of London, England. The music was dedicated “to Mrs. E. Wallace Evans” and the Lowthian was known for her previous compositions such as the Venetia Waltz, Fahrwohl Waltz, Mirage Waltz, Black and Tan Polka, and Mother Hubbard Polka. The cover features a drawing of a man bidding farewell to his lady.
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Lowthian, Caroline
Chappell and Co.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 13/16 in x 10 1/2 in; 35.1155 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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