Sheet Music, Two Little Sailor Boys


The number two can be associated with friendship as well as romance. This song describes two boys who played at being sailors as children and then encountered one another in the heat of sea warfare as grown men. The words are by Edward Madden, with music by Dolly Jordan.

Date Made: 1906

Maker: Madden, EdwardJordan, Dolly

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MathematicsMusic


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Credit Line: The Sam DeVincent Collection of American Music

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.3086.087Nonaccession Number: 1988.3086Catalog Number: 1988.3086.087

Object Name: sheet music

Measurements: overall: .1 cm x 27 cm x 34.3 cm; 1/32 in x 10 5/8 in x 13 1/2 inoverall: .1 cm x 27 cm x 34.3 cm; 1/32 in x 10 5/8 in x 13 1/2 in


Record Id: nmah_1447877

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