“I Love You in the Same Old Way” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “I Love You in The Same Old Way.” The song was written by Walter H. Ford and composed by John W. Brattor, and published by Witmark and Sons in 1896. The cover features the portraits of Maxwell and Simpson who originally sang and illustrated the song in their Vaudeville routine. In performances of illustrated songs, pre-photographed scenes that conveyed the content of the song would be projected on the stage behind the performers as a visual aid for the audience.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
leaflets
sheet music
Object Type
leaflets
date made
1896
lyricist
Ford, Walter H.
composer
Bratton, John W.
publisher
M. Witmark & Sons
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
1979.1154.04
accession number
1979.1154
catalog number
1979.1154.04
subject
Music
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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