"Moonlight Bay"


This music chart was made for the Bosstone Grand Autoharp by the Bosstone Co. in East Boston, Massachusetts, around 1924-1926. This music chart is for the tune No.67, “Moonlight Bay.” It is made of paper with printed playing instructions. The chart is placed under the strings and used as a template for playing the instrument. Accessioned with Bosstone Autoharp (Cat. #MI.66.196).

Date Made: 1924-1926

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Boston, East Boston

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Credit Line: Gift of William Lutz

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.66.196.067Catalog Number: 66.196.067Accession Number: 271968

Object Name: music chart

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 in x 11 15/16 in; 20.32 cm x 30.32125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-8402-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1799938

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