“When the Angelus Is Ringing” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “When the Angelus Is Ringing” that was written and composed by Joe Young and Bert Grant. The Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Company of New York City published this sheet music in 1914. The cover features an illustration of a man and woman sitting on a wicker bench on a veranda overlooking a sunset. There is an inset photograph of Clifton Lyons on the lower left of the cover, who would have featured and performed the song during vaudeville shows.
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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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