“I'm Building a Sailboat of Dreams” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “I'm Building a Sailboat of Dreams” that was written and composed by Cliff Friend and Dave Franklin. The purple cover has an illustration of a man building a sailboat in the background, and the illustration is signed by IM-HO. There is an inset photograph of Leith Stevens conducting a band on the right of the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1939
publisher
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.023
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.023
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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