Violano Virtuoso Roll #2038

Description (Brief):

This music roll was made by Mills Novelty Company in Chicago, Illinois, about 1922-1925. It is Roll #2038, playable in a Violano Virtuoso player. The tune list for this roll is as follows:

Description (Brief)

Roll #2038 - Hand Played Dance Roll
8801: Dancing Fool (fox trot), Smith-Wheeler-Snyder, copyright 1922, Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
8802: You Won't Be Sorry (fox trot). Burtnett-Marcasie-Kerr, copyright 1922, Sherman, Clay & Co.
8803: Lonesome Land (fox trot), Hirsch-Arden Green, copyright 1922, Richmond-Robbins, Inc.
8804: I Love Her - She Loves Me (fox trot), Irving Caesar & Eddie Cantor, copyright 1922, Harms, Inc.
8805: Those Days Are Over (fox trot), Sterling-Moran-Von Tilzer, copyright 1922, Harry Von Tilzer Music Pub. Co.

Date Made: ca 1922-1925

Maker: Mills Novelty Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Chicago

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Lewis Graham

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.73.06Accession Number: 289515Catalog Number: 73.06Maker Number: 2077

Object Name: music roll

Physical Description: paper (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: roll: 14 1/2 in x 3 7/8 in; 36.83 cm x 9.8425 cmoverall: box: 5 1/2 in x 17 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 13.97 cm x 43.815 cm x 14.9225 cm


Record Id: nmah_607666

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