“I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles.” The song was written and composed by Jaan Kenbrovin and John William Kellette and published by Jerome H. Remick and Co. in 1919. “Jaan Kenbrovin” is actually a pseudonym for the writing group of James Kendis, James Brockman, and Nat Vincent. The cover features a blue center with a brown frame, and an illustration of a young girl in the center surrounded by floating soap bubbles. The song was a major Tin Pan Alley hit, and even became the club anthem of the English Premier League team West Ham United.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
composer
Kellette, John William
Kenbrovin, Jaan
publisher
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 1/4 in x 9 in; 31.115 cm x 22.86 cm
Place Made
United States
ID Number
1982.0736.06
accession number
1982.0736
catalog number
1982.0736.06
subject
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Janice Plowman

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