“There's a Little Star Shining for You” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song "There's A Little Star Shining for You" was written by James Thornton and composed by Bonnie Thornton. The music was published by Jos. Stern and Co. of New York, New York in 1897, and appeared as a supplement to the “Sunday World” on February 13, 1898. The cover was white with red text, and features a pencil-drawn illustration of Bonnie Thorton in a circular frame in the center, with a star shining its beams on the upper left portion of the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Date made
1898-02-13
date made
1897
composer
Thornton, Bonnie
lyricist
Thornton, James
publisher
Joseph W. Stern and Company
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 5/16 in x 11 in; 33.8455 cm x 27.94 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1982.0440.70
accession number
1982.0440
catalog number
1982.0440.70
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

Visitor Comments

1/23/2015 2:23:39 PM
George Bannerman
My wife sings part of this song to our granddaughter but would like the whole lyric if anyone knows it.
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