“She Gave Me a Rose”


This sheet music for the song “She Gave Me a Rose” was written and composed by C. Brocolini and published by Otto Sutro of Baltimore, Maryland in 1882. The cover notes that the tune was sung “with immense success by Mr. Will S. Rising.” The cover is plain white, with a stylized “s” in the title and a pattern that frames the text in the center.

Publishing Date: 1882

Publisher: Otto Sutro

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Maryland, Baltimore

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1982.0441.04Catalog Number: 1982.0441.04Accession Number: 1982.0441

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 in x 9 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 24.13 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e686-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1333684

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