“Till the Sands of the Desert Grow Cold” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Till the Sands of the Desert Grow Cold.” The song’s lyrics were written by George Graff Jr., and the music was composed by Ernest R. Ball. The sheet music was published by M. Witmark and Sons of New York City in 1911. The sheet music has a plain white cover with plain black lettering, and the song’s lyrics are typical of a love song written during this period.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
Date made
1911
composer
Ball, Ernest R.
lyricist
Graff, Jr., George
publisher
M. Witmark & Sons
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1983.0313.19
accession number
1983.0313
catalog number
1983.0313.19
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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